Archives of Sexual Behavior

, Volume 37, Issue 3, pp 491–494 | Cite as

A Matter of Perspective: A Transsexual Woman-Centric Critique of Dreger’s “Scholarly History” of the Bailey Controversy



Gender Identity Personal Attack Transsexualism Trans Activist Trans People 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


  1. Bailey, J. M. (2003). The man who would be queen: The science of gender-bending and transsexualism. Washington, DC: Joseph Henry Press.Google Scholar
  2. Barnes, K. (2001, Spring). Some observations on autogynephilia. Transgender Tapestry, 1(93), 24–25, 62.Google Scholar
  3. Bolin, A. (1988). In search of Eve: Transsexual rites of passage. South Hadley, MA: Bergin and Harvey.Google Scholar
  4. Currah, P., Juang, R. M., & Minter, S. P. (Eds.). (2006). Transgender rights. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.Google Scholar
  5. Dreger, A. D. (2006, June 7). The blog I write in fear. Retrieved November 3, 2007, from
  6. Johnson, D. A. (2001, Summer). Is sex necessary? Transgender Tapestry, 1(94), 33–36.Google Scholar
  7. Namaste, V. K. (2000). Invisible lives: The erasure of transsexual and transgendered people. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.Google Scholar
  8. Roughgarden, J. (2004, February 11). The Bailey affair: Psychology perverted. Retrieved November 3, 2007, from
  9. Serano, J. (2007). Whipping girl: A transsexual woman on sexism and the scapegoating of femininity. Emeryville, CA: Seal Press.Google Scholar
  10. Wyndzen, M. H. (2004). Everything you never wanted to know about autogynephilia (but were afraid you had to ask). Retrieved November 3, 2007, from

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Molecular and Cell BiologyUniversity of California at BerkeleyBerkeleyUSA

Personalised recommendations