Retrieved April 4, Retrieved from " https: Part of this section is transcluded from Causes of transsexuality. Read or Share this story: Retrieved August 13, In his book Transgender, an Ethnography of a Categoryanthropologist David Valentine asserts that transgender was coined and used by activists to include many people who do not necessarily identify with the term and states that people who do not identify with the term transgender should not be included in the transgender spectrum.
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In addition, the role of the transgender community in the history of LGBT rights is often overlooked, as shown in Transforming History. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication. Archived from the original on August 4, In Thailand and Laos the term kathoey is used to refer to male-to-female transgender people  and effeminate gay men.
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