Re: Sex Change

Kathryn Aegis (
Tue, 29 Jul 1997 19:22:58 +0000

Robin Hanson:
>I find it hard to believe that most social institutions
>would be very threatened, since I don't think their alternatives
>typically depend much on gender, but I'm open to being convinced.

I am sorry that you believe that I am unable to answer your question,
and I have tried in every manner that I know how to do so, and as I
mentioned in my other post, I am really unable to continue this at
this time.

I think, also, from your above statement, that you think that I am
trying to say that to reveal the construction of gender will topple
all social institution, and I do not know how you would have surmised
that from anything that I have written, as I never claimed that. I
was talking about enforcement mechanisms that relate to the points at
which gender affects each social institution.


Kathryn Aegis