The Resource Boy or girl? when doctors choose a child's sex, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)

Boy or girl? when doctors choose a child's sex, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)

Label
Boy or girl? when doctors choose a child's sex
Title
Boy or girl? when doctors choose a child's sex
Statement of responsibility
ABC News Productions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
What is to be done when chromosomal abnormalities or an accident leave a baby with what is known as "ambiguous genitalia"? In this program, ABC News correspondent Dr. Nancy Snyderman investigates the once-accepted belief that surgical sex assignment would determine gender in such cases. The studies of Johns Hopkins child psychiatrist William Reiner and pioneering medical researcher Milton Diamond-plus testimony from the man known to medical literature as John/Joan-argue that gender comes from the brain, not the body, and that no operation can alter that basic fact
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • 13 & up
  • Some content may be objectionable
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
15
Technique
live action
Label
Boy or girl? when doctors choose a child's sex, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 04, 2007
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Sex Assignment Case Study: Jade (4:48) -- Sex Assignment Case Study: John/Joan (4:53) -- Sex Assignment Controversies (4:14)
Control code
100010005
Extent
1 streaming video file (15 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
Boy or girl? when doctors choose a child's sex, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on April 04, 2007
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Sex Assignment Case Study: Jade (4:48) -- Sex Assignment Case Study: John/Joan (4:53) -- Sex Assignment Controversies (4:14)
Control code
100010005
Extent
1 streaming video file (15 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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