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Cross-dressing sometimes referred to as transvestismalthough this term is largely considered obsolete and pejorative nowadays is the preferred term for dressing in a manner generally associated with a gender other than the one one self-identifies as. Persons who identify with a gender which differs from their sex assigned at birth are transgender. They may dress as anyone else in their gender would without being a crossdresser if you're dressing as the gender you identify with, it's by definition not cross-dressing.
Are all cross dressers gay? Is cross dressing a sexual fetish? The focus of this particular interview was on cross dressing.
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Cross-dressing is the act of wearing clothing commonly associated with another gender within a particular society. The usage of the term, the types of cross-dressing both in modern times and throughout history, an analysis of the behaviour, and historical examples are discussed in the article below. Nearly every society throughout history has had a set of norms, views, guidelines, or laws, regarding the wearing of clothing and what is appropriate for each sex.
The country's cross-dressing and transgendered community catches rare moments of freedom from persecution. Across Pakistan, where Muslims are a majority, men and women have clearly defined roles. But for one small yet rich Pakistani community, life is more of a precarious dance in a cultural gray area.
Cross-dressing is the act of wearing items of clothing and other accoutrements commonly associated with the opposite sex within a particular society. Almost every human society throughout history has had expected norms for each gender relating to style, color, or type of clothing they are expected to wear, and likewise most societies have had a set of guidelines, views or even laws defining what type of clothing is appropriate for each gender. The term cross-dressing refers to an action or a behavior, without attributing or implying any specific causes or motives for that behavior. Cross-dressing is not synonymous with being transgender.
Although it's her day off work, Beth is dressed for the office: pencil skirt, white blouse, red mid-height heels and cardigan, one of her favourite looks. She's having a sandwich in a southside Dublin pub and no one pays attention when she walks towards the toilet, except for a middle-aged couple in the corner who giggle and nudge each other. She's wearing women's clothes, but Beth is a year-old male civil servant, out for the day 'en-femme'.
Is it time for a new name for cross-dressers? Thus this term has been dropped by most of the community. These groups include: cross-dressers, transvestites, transsexuals and people who identify as genderqueer. Although cross-dressers and transsexuals are both classified as transgender people, their identities can differ radically.