Gender violence: transgender experiences with violence and discrimination.

  title={Gender violence: transgender experiences with violence and discrimination.},
  author={E L Lombardi and R A Wilchins and D Priesing and D J Malouf},
  journal={Journal of homosexuality},
  volume={42 1},
There is a pervasive pattern of discrimination and prejudice against transgendered people within society. Both economic discrimination and experiencing violence could be the result of a larger social climate that severely sanctions people for not conforming to society's norms concerning gender; as such, both would be strongly associated with each other. Questionnaires were distributed to people either through events or through volunteers, and made available upon the World Wide Web. A sample of… CONTINUE READING