Genderphobia | definition of genderphobia by Medical dictionary
genderphobia Morbid fear of “other-gendered” people, including transsexuals and cross-dressers.
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. This is the irrational fear and/or hatred of anyone whose gender expression is different from the prescribed gender roles placed upon people by the heteronormative society (e.g., women should be feminine in nature and men should be masculine).
Moreover, Salgado (2002) affirmed that women are distinguished by gender bias and genderphobia
: not only because they are women, but also because they are old.
It can also be used in sessions exploring intersections of sexual orientation, homophobia, gender roles, and genderphobia