Library Index A-E

“A collection of a hundred Great brains makes one big fathead” –  Carl Jung (1875-1961).

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GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies, 10(2), 179-209
The Uneasy Collaboration of Gay and Trans Activism,
Aaron H. Devor and Nicholas Matte
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Almada, N
Big Brother  – Big Brother 5 winner
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The Role of Androgens in Male Gender Role Behaviour.
J.D. Wilson
Endocr Rev 1999 Oct; 20(5): 726-37.
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Use, misuse and abuse of androgens.
Ann J Conway., et al.
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The effects of long term testosterone administration on pulsatile luteinizing hormone secretion.
Spinder T., et al.
Am J Psychother 1989 Jan; 43(1): 92-107.
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Androgen receptor expression in the cervix of androgen-treated female-to-male transsexuals.
van der Kwast TH, et al.
Int J Gynecol Pathol 1994 Apr; 13(2): 133-8.
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Testosterone administration increases adrenal response to adrenocorticotrophin.
Polderman KH, Gooren LJ, van der Veen EA.
Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 1994 May; 40(5): 595-601.
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The effect of androgen treatment on Bone Metabolism in Female-to-Male Transsexuals.
Paul Lips., et al.
J Bone Miner Res 1996; 11: 1769-1773.
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Long-term testosterone administration increases visceral fat in female to male transsexuals.
Jolanda M.H., et al.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 1997Jul; 82(7): 2044-7.
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Autogynephilia and the Taxonomy of Gender
Ray Blanchard, Ph.D.
Identity Disorders in Biological Males
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health—Clarke Division
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Gwen Araujo
Memorial Transgender Education Fund

The Murder of a transgender teen that shook the USA
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Bellringer, J

Gender Reassignment Surgery

Benjamin, H.

The Harry Benjamin Scale,
The Transsexual Phenomenon (1966) and Standards of Care
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A guide for Transsexual, Transgender people and their loved ones
NHS, Department of Health
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Two-Spirit Native Americans
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Blanchard, R
Resignation from the HBIGDA
Ray Blanchard
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The Bible, Religion and the Transgenderered
Johnson, S (Eds)
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Big Brother
Nadia Almada – Big Brother 5 winner
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Evidence from autopsies on transgender brains support a birth condition.

Male-to-Female Transsexuals Have Female Neuron
Numbers in a Limbic Nucleus
Kruijver et al.
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Sex Change Can Cause Headache
Abstract [Full] [PDF]

Implants – Breast Augmentation FAQ – Risks
Center for Devices and Radiological Health / CDRH
November 2000
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Breast Cancer – Male
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Breast Cancer Female
Facts and myths about breast cancer
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Bullying – See Transphobic Bullying



“Once service users are problematised, individualised and pathological, it can be hard for professionals to make space to hear their views or to go beyond individual solutions and the political, economic or social changes that could benefit the group as a whole.”


A study of GLBT caregiving experiences
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Policy Institute
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Community Care

Residential and Community Care of Transgender People.
Johnson, S. 2000
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Castration and Eunuchs – A History.
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Charing Cross Hospital, London – see practitioner gude

Clitoris Male-to-Female Transsexual


Also See Families.

A Boy Raised a Girl (2000)
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Childhood and transsexualism.
Chiland C.
Psychiatr Enfant 1988; 31(2): 313-73.
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Medical care for gender variant children and young people:answering families’ questions Trans wellbeing.
NHS, Department of Health.
Children and adolescents
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Mother of a Transgender Child
Mom, I Need to be a girl! e-book
Just Evelyn
abstract [Full Text] PDF

Children with a Transgender Parent
Explaining you are transgendered to your Children and the children’s view of a transgender father
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Childhood Transsexualism
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Our Trans Children
A Publication of the Transgender
Network of Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)
Third Edition
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Cocaine and Testosterone

Testosterone and cocaine: vascular toxicity of their concomitant abuse.
Togna GI, Togna AR, Graziani M, Franconi M.
Thromb Res. 2003 Feb 15;109(4):195-201.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Cohen-Kettenis, Peggy

Sex reassignment of adolescent transsexuals: a follow-up study.
Cohen-Kettenis PT, van Goozen SH.
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 1997 Feb; 36(2): 263-71.
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Pubertal dealy as an aid in diagnosis and treatment of a transsexual adolescent.
Cohen-Kettenis PT, van Goozen SH.
Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 1998 Dec; 7(4): 246-8.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Transsexualism: a review of etiology, diagnosis and treatment.
Cohen-Kettenis PT., Gooren LJ.
J Psychosom Res 1999 Apr; 46(4): 315-33.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Treatment of young transsexuals in the Netherlands.
Cohen-Kettenis PT., et al.
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 2000 Apr; 8(15): 698-702.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Counselling – Therapy and Therapists – see practitioner guide

Cowell, Roberta
Roberta Cowell
The First British Transsexual Woman
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Supporting Transgender People – the supporter, the group and the Internet
This guide will help those that wish to support others and help them address and resolve conflicts on a personal and group level. Ideal for helpline users and Internet chat room supporters.
Johnson, S. 2003
Abstract [Full Text] | PDF 

United Kingdom Therapists Directory – see practitioner guide

Counselling – Therapy and Therapists – United Kingdom Therapists Directory – see Practitioner Guide

Crossdressing, Crossdress, Crossdresser

Crossdressing – The Crossdresser, Children and the Family
S. Johnson (Eds)
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Transvestism: a survey of 1032 cross-dressers.
Docter RF, Prince V.
Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge 91330-8255, USA.
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When sex and gender diverge.
Martin, E.
CPJ 2002 Dec; 13(10).
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The Multi-Dimensionality of Gender.
Bushong, Carl W.
Tampa Stress Center, Inc. Copyright 1995.
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Depression and Hormones
Syd Baumel
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Deportment and female body language
Improve your mannerisms Male-To-Female
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Dilation Dilators
Dilation Dilators in Sex Reassignment Surgery
Full instructions and information on Dilation and stents
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DFAB – Designated Female at Birth – Dictionary Definition Transgender.
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DMAB – Designated Male at Birth – Dictionary Definition Transgender.
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Acute peritonitis due to introital stenosis and perforation of a bowel neovagina in a transsexual.
Liguori G, Trombetta C, Buttazzi L, Belgrano E.
Obstet Gynecol. 2001 May;97(5 Pt 2):828-9.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Diamond, Milton
Boys will be Boys.
Greenberg J.
The John Hopkins Newsletter 8 March 1997.
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Dillon, Michael
The Michael Dillon Story
The First FTM Transsexual Man
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Disabled Transgender People
The transgender Zone Resource Index and Guide to Care.
Johnson, S,.2000
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Medical Change.
Crites J.
Malamalama 1997 University of Hawaii.
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Milton Diamond Conversation
Kotula, D.
Realm of the Phallus Palace 2002; Los Angeles, Alyson Books: 35-56.
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Sex and Gender: Same or Different?
Milton Diamond.
Feminism and Psychology 2000 Vol 10(1): 46-54.
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Sex and Gender: Same or Different?
Milton Diamond.
Feminism and Psychology 2000 Vol 10(1): 46-54.
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Engendered Penalties:
Transgender and Transsexual
People’s Experiences of
Inequality and Discrimination
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The gender identity disorder DSM-IV classification.
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Elagabalus (204-222)
Transsexual Roman Emperor
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Electrolysis in Transsexuals
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Electrolysis, Laser Hair Removal  and Needle Electrology (Needle Electrolysis) FAQ
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10 top Tzone Tips about Electrolysis
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Employment, Employees, Employers – see work

The place of endocrinology in the management of transexualism.
Luton JP, Bremont C.
Bull Acad Natl Med 1996 Jun-Jul; 180(6): 1403-7.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Use, misuse and abuse of androgens.
Ann J Conway., et al.
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Sex differences in androgen receptors of the human mamillary bodies are related to endocrine status.
Kruijver FP., et al.
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2001 Feb; 86(2): 818-27.
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A psycho-endocrinological overview of transsexualism.
A Michel, C Mormont and J J Legros.
European Journal of Endocrinology (2001)145; 365-376.
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Interface between NHS and private treatment
Guidance from the Ethics Department
February 2004
The British Medical Association
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]