Transgender in China

@article{Jun2010TransgenderIC,
  title={Transgender in China},
  author={Pierce Egan Jun.},
  journal={Journal of LGBT Youth},
  year={2010},
  volume={7},
  pages={346 - 358}
}
  • P. Jun.
  • Published 1 October 2010
  • Psychology
  • Journal of LGBT Youth
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