I am not addressing here the question of transgenderism, which is a much broader term encompassing individuals who transgress gender norms but are not necessarily seeking surgery. Neither am I addressing transvestism, which refers to sexual arousal associated with cross-dressing.
The body one has and the body one is: Understanding the transsexual’s need to be seen
Version of Record online: 16 OCT 2012
Copyright © 2012 Institute of Psychoanalysis
The International Journal of Psychoanalysis
Volume 94, Issue 2, pages 277–292, April 2013
How to Cite
Lemma, A. (2013), The body one has and the body one is: Understanding the transsexual’s need to be seen. The International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 94: 277–292. doi: 10.1111/j.1745-8315.2012.00663.x
- Issue online: 8 APR 2013
- Version of Record online: 16 OCT 2012
- (Final version accepted 28 May 2012)
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