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dc.contributor.author Madriles, Crystal en
dc.date.accessioned 2016-07-05T20:18:40Z en
dc.date.available 2016-07-05T20:18:40Z en
dc.date.issued 2016 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10211.3/173341 en
dc.description.abstract The objective of this thesis is to bridge the gap between resiliency studies and Latina transgender women. Current studies on transgender women of color largely focus on health disparities faced by the general community. Because of this, research does not consider the unique experiences and intersectionality of Latina transgender women. In addition, research fails to focus on positive aspects of the transgender community, including resilience. In response, this thesis interviewed 5 Latina trans women through a qualitative open-ended method in order to explore their experiences of hate crimes and resilience. Highlighted themes include modes of resistance and how Latina transgender women construct narratives of personal resistance. Further implications for health interventions are discussed. en
dc.format.extent viii, 57 leaves en
dc.language.iso en_US en
dc.publisher San Francisco State University en
dc.rights Copyright by Crystal Madriles, 2016 en
dc.source AS36 2016 HMSX .M33 en
dc.title Latina trans women and resilience en
dc.type Thesis en
dc.contributor.department Human Sexuality Studies en
dc.description.degree Sexuality Studies


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