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Queering families

Carla A. Pfeffer

Queering families

the postmodern partnerships of cisgender women and transgender men

by Carla A. Pfeffer

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Sexual minorities" families,
  • Female-to-male transsexuals,
  • Couples,
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Transgender people,
  • Family relationships,
  • Identity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-231) and index.

    StatementCarla A. Pfeffer
    SeriesSexuality, identity, and society series, Sexuality, identity, and society series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ77.9 .P5155 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 248 pages
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27228231M
    ISBN 100199908052
    ISBN 109780199908059
    LC Control Number2016025514
    OCLC/WorldCa956633891

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      They can include supportive queer family relationships that came about out of kinship or necessity in place of or in addition to our legal/bio families. This blog is about our queer family–a queer power femme, pansexual, Korean-American adoptee, vegan, feminist, cisgender woman and a label-wary, fashion-forward, queer, trans* boi. Queering Family Communication 71 Around the same time, Suter’s work explored more of the symbolic and meaning-making aspects of queer partnerships, often establishing them as families with rituals and relational meaning systems. For example, in one study she and her colleagues learned that 85% of queer couples indicated that.

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