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Unformatted text preview: and gene regulation in brain cells. Social factors are primarily based on the family , as gender identity is thought to be formed by the third year of life.  The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (302.85) has five criteria that must be met before a diagnosis of gender identity disorder (GID) can be made. "In gender identity disorder, there is discordancy between the natal sex of one's external genitalia and the brain coding of one's gender as masculine or feminine ."  Transgender Androgyny Bigender Cross-dressing Drag king Drag queen Genderqueer Intersexuality Questioning Third gender Transsexualism Transvestism...
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This note was uploaded on 09/25/2010 for the course SOC 110G taught by Professor Mohamedtamadigi during the Spring '10 term at University of Massachusetts Boston.
- Spring '10