Gender panics about transgender children in religious right discourse

  title={Gender panics about transgender children in religious right discourse},
  author={Amy L. Stone},
  journal={Journal of LGBT Youth},
  pages={1 - 15}
ABSTRACT This paper is a content analysis of political flyers and messages developed by Religious Right campaigns between 1974 and 2013 to fight legislation supportive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals. The analysis focuses on 16 campaigns in which Religious Right groups made claims about transgender adults and children. In these messages (n = 60), transgender children are presented as similar to adults; campaigns frame these children as immutably gendered, confused… Expand
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