This page contains links to articles on other sites and to academic and scientific papers.
The Google Document
Links to articles on History of transgender
Endres, Nikolai. Galli: Ancient Roman Priests. 2005. http://www.glbtqarchive.com/ssh/galli_S.pdf
Links to articles on Islam
Article on the difficulty of reforming Islam. https://www.academia.edu/25303917/Reforming_Islam_Challenges_and_Prospects
Why the Islamic World Turned Away from Science, by Hillel Ofek. Pub. The New Atlantis. http://www.thenewatlantis.com/publications/why-the-arabic-world-turned-away-from-science
Sex, Gender and Sexuality
The American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (Fifth Edition) chapter on Gender Dysphoria (PDF download)
Links to Full Books, download for free
Bailey, Dr J M. The Man Who Would Be Queen. http://faculty.wcas.northwestern.edu/JMichael-Bailey/TMWWBQ.pdf
Excellent primer explaining Blanchard's Typology of Transsexualism. Review HERE.
Ellis, H. Havelock. Studies in the Psychology of Sex. Volumes 1-6 (Project Gutenberg, multiple file formats.)
Stryker, S., Whittle, S., (Eds) The Transgender Studies Reader https://forlackofsomegoodwriting.files.wordpress.com/2013/12/susan-stryker-and-stephen-whittle-eds-the-transgender-studies-reader.pdf
Collected essays. While biased towards a Humanities-based approach and lacking sufficient scientific input, still a useful read.
Raymond, J. The Transsexual Empire. https://autogynephiliatruth.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/the-transsexual-empire.pdf
Raymond's provocative critique of transsexualism. This has been the foundation of much feminist criticism of transsexuals. Review to follow.
Links to Non Peer-reviewed articles by reliable authors
Costello, CG. On Trans Gender Identity and the "Intersex Brain" http://trans-fusion.blogspot.fr/2012/08/on-trans-gender-identity-and-intersex.html
A man of intersex history takes a look at some of the more controversial strategies of trans activists.
Akhter, S. Visual Attention to Erotic Stimuli in Androphilic Male-to-Female Transsexuals. (PhD Thesis, approved.) http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2402&context=thesesdissertations
Interesting to note the similarities here in responses, between 'androphilic' (homosexual or HSTS) transsexuals and heterosexual men, albeit to the opposite sex. Probably because MtF transsexuals are not women; they are men, inverted.
Links to Non-linked references (buy the book!)
Hirschfeld M. Die Transvestiten. Berlin, Germany: Alfred Pulver Macher; 1910
I have not been able to find a downloadable translation of the above but readers might appreciate the following appraisal:
Hill Darryl B. Sexuality and Gender in Hirschfeld's Die Transvestiten: A Case of the "Elusive Evidence of the Ordinary" (date unknown)
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