In the case of sexuality and gender, can whatever is in the mind be changed, perhaps with help of psychotherapy or otherwise, rather than opt for external surgery? Is psychotherapeutic treatment powerless in the case of transsexuals? This intriguing volume is a work by a French psychoanalyst with extensive experience of working with transsexuals. It is a useful addition to the debate on transsexuals and the definitions of sex and gender. The word "transsexualism" was coined in 1953, although transsexuals and intersexed ...

Exploring Transsexualism 2005, Karnac Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781855753327

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