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Non-binary Identity

Barker, Meg-John; Vincent, Ben and Twist, Jos (2018). Non-binary Identity. In: Burns, Christine ed. Trans Britain: Our Long Journey from the Shadows. Unbound, pp. 292–303.

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Abstract

Perhaps the most notable trans development in recent history has been the emergence of a clear and vocal non-binary movement. We (Meg-John, Ben and Jos) are all non-binary ourselves, as well as being engaged in the non-binary movement as activists, as researchers, and — in the case of Meg-John and Jos — as practising psychologists working with non-binary clients in the voluntary sector (Meg-John) and the gender identity clinic (Jos). In this chapter we introduce non-binary genders for unfamiliar readers, and chart the history of this movement from its roots in various strands of feminist, queer and trans activism, to its current place as a key branch of the wider trans movement.

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2018 Unbound
ISBN: 1-78352-471-5, 978-1-78352-471-6
Keywords: trans; transgender; non-binary; genderqueer; gender
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 53491
Depositing User: Meg-John Barker
Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2018 15:29
Last Modified: 15 May 2018 15:40
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/53491
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