ERIC Number: EJ611169
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Disciplining the Transgendered: Brandon Teena, Public Representation, and Normativity.
Sloop, John M.
Western Journal of Communication, v64 n2 p165-89 Spr 2000
Contributes to scholarship advancing the understanding of human communication by examining discourse in the local and national press regarding the Brandon Teena case that reflects public discussions of sex, gender, sexuality, and transgenderism. Investigates public understandings of the "true" meaning of sex. Examines the struggle over gender as it takes place in a contemporary, mass mediated cultural context. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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