Abstract

Operations on intersexuals indicate that the sex of a person is based on more than biology. Expectations about proper gender activities furnish the frameworks through which certain features and combinations of features are understood to be fundamental to bodies and to comprise their sex. Yet, we can ask whether this interpretation is either coherent or consistent with our fuller conceptions of ourselves. Is there a point to interpreting a person as a sex?

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Additional Information

ISSN
1527-2001
Print ISSN
0887-5367
Pages
pp. 126-137
Launched on MUSE
2001-07-01
Open Access
No
Archive Status
Archived 2009
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