Silvia García Dauder
is professor of Social Psychology at the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos I (Madrid). She is the author of Psychology and Feminism: Forgotten Stories of Female Pioneers in Psychology (2005) and co-editor of The Axis of Evil is Heterosexual: Queer Feminist Imaginings, Movements and Practices (2005).
Truths and binary oppositions in the construction of sexes-genders-sexualities
The controversy around the gender of South African athlete Caster Semenya is by no means unprecedented. As Silvía Garcia Dauder and Nuria Gregori write, the world of sport is a social microcosm that reveals much about assumptions concerning biological sex. [more]