What Does It Mean to be Transgender?

Transgender people have helped society realize that defining gender is not as simple as labeling someone male or female. So what does it mean to be transgender? Watch this simpleshow to find out! Author: Lacey Langlois Sources in English: - Bradley, Heather A. Transgender Children and Their Families: Acceptance and Its Impact on Well-Being. N.p.: California Institute of Integral Studies, 2009. Print. - "Definition of Terms." UC Berkeley - Centers for Educational Justice & Community Engagement. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 Jan. 2017. - Hegedus, Jessica Kyle. "When a Daughter Becomes a Son: Parents' Acceptance of Their Transgender Children." N.p., Mar. 2009. Web. 03 Jan. 2017. - Levitt, H. M., and M. R. Ippolito. "Being Transgender: Navigating Minority Stressors and Developing Authentic Self-Presentation." Psychology of Women Quarterly 38.1 (2013): 46-64. Web. - Lippa, Richard A. Gender, Nature, and Nurture. Mahwah, NJ: L. Erlbaum, 2002. Print. - "Trans, Genderqueer, and Queer Terms Glossary." (n.d.): n. pag. University of Wisconsin-Madison. Web. Click here to see more videos: https://alugha.com/mysimpleshow

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