Disorders%20involving%20Gender%20and%20Sexuality

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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style 2/18/11 April 1, 2010 Disorders involving Gender and Sexuality 2/18/11 Gender Identity Disorder Gender Identity : One’s psychological sense of being male or female Gender Identity Disorder (GID) : A type of psychological disorder characterized by conflict between one’s anatomic sex and one’s gender identity. May begin in childhood or as an adult Also referred to “transexualism” Transexualism vs. Transvestitism 2/18/11 Gender Identity Disorder Prevalence rates are unclear, but the disorder is uncommon. It is believed to be 5 times more likely to occur in males than females (Jones & Hill, 2002). The Case of David Reimer Boy who was raised as a female Question: Is gender innate or a socially bound construct? 2/18/11 Gender Identity Disorder 2/18/11 Gender Identity Disorder 2/18/11 Gender Identity Disorder 2/18/11 Pedophilia Pedophilia...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course PSYCH 350 taught by Professor Conger during the Spring '10 term at Purdue.

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