You've Changed: Sex Reassignment and Personal Identity
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
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Laurie J. Shrage (ed.)
OUP Usa (2009)
Is sex identity a feature of one's mind or body, and is it a relational or intrinsic property? Who is in the best position to know a person's sex, do we each have a true sex, and is a person's sex an alterable characteristic? When a person's sex assignment changes, has the old self disappeared and a new one emerged; or, has only the public presentation of one's self changed? "You've Changed" examines the philosophical questions raised by the phenomenon of sex reassignment, and brings together the essays of scholars known for their work in gender, sexuality, queer, and disability studies, feminist epistemology and science studies, and philosophical accounts of personal identity. An interdisciplinary contribution to the emerging field of transgender studies, it will be of interest to students and scholars in a number of disciplines.
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Who Do You ThinkYou Are, In “You're Not in Kansas Anymore,” Canadian Author Ivan E. Coyote Prepares to Change Her Legal Name and Writes About the Anxieties That This Creates.
Life-Changing Aspirations, The Issue in Which I Am Interested is a Broad Metaphysical One: How to Understand the Metaphysics of Changing From Woman to Man or Man to Woman. Who or What is Changed, and Who or What Remains the Same? How, If at All, Do These Changes Affect Personal Identity?
Talia Mae Bettcher, Trans Studies Constitute Part of the Coming-to-Voice of Transpeople, Long the the-Orized and Researched Objects of Sexology, Psychiatry, and Feminist Theory. Sandy Stone's Pioneering “The Empire Strikes Back: A Posttranssexual Manifesto” Sought the End of Monolithic Medical and Feminist Accounts of Transsexuality to Reveal a Multiplicity of Trans-Authored Narratives. 1 My Goal is a Better Understanding of What.
Diana Tietjens Meyers, Artifice and Authenticity: Gender Technology and Agency in Two Jenny Saville Portraits.
Catherine Millot, The Meeting of the Society for Women in Philosophy (SWIP), Pacific Division, on May 20, 1995, Was the First Time I Presented an Academic Paper on an Overtly Trans-Gender Topic From an Openly Ftm Subject Position. 1 This Was the Day After I Received My First Injection of Exogenous Testosterone. Despite Being Beside Myself From the Profound Shifts in Consciousness Engendered by That First Shot of Boy-Juice, Trepida. [REVIEW]
Jenny Saville Portraits, Taking This Deft Self-Description as a Point of Departure, I Reflect as a Feminist Philosopher on Feminist Artist Jenny Saville's Portrait of its Author, Del LaGrace Volcano, Together with a Saville Self-Portrait as a Cosmetic Surgery Patient. 1 In This Study of Matrix (1999, Oil on Canvas, Seven Feet by ten Feet) and Plan (1993, Oil on Canvas, Nine Feet by Seven Feet), I Analyze How Saville's Artistic Practice Conveys. [REVIEW]
Georgia Warnke, Jan Morris Begins Her 1974 Memoir with the Words,“I Was Three or Perhaps Four When I Realized That I Had Been Born Into the Wrong Body and Should Really Be a Girl.”.
Naomi Zack, Georgia Warnke is Currently Professor of Philosophy and Associate Dean at the University of California, Riverside. She is the Author of After Identity: Rethinking Race, Sex, and Gender (2007), Legitimate Differences: Interpretation in the Abortion Controversy and Other Public Debates (1999), Justice and Interpretation (1993), Gadamer: Hermeneutics, Tradition and Reason (1987), and Numerous Articles In. [REVIEW]
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