Academia and transgender people

Gender identity and expression have long been of interest to scholars. The relationship between transgender people and academia has included some long-running conflicts, as some academic disciplines have been used as means of social control, causing harm to trans people. Below are some of the key areas.

Natural sciences

Medicine

Social sciences

Humanities

Law

Philosophy

Historic resources

Trans Academics (trans-academics.org)

Resources

Center for Applied Transgender Studies (appliedtransstudies.org)

TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (read.dukeupress.edu/tsq)