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Caster Semenya Gender

Dealing with Gender

Blanche Capel, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Blanche Capel, Ph.D.

The Caster Semenya controversy has been sullied by innuendo -- rumors about the athlete's intention to pretend that she is a female. It may be that this remarkable athlete is simply at one end of the bell curve of "femaleness."

Semenya's Struggle Teaches Us About Understanding Gender Identity

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Emma Ruby-Sachs

A South African runner whose gender identity stirred up huge controversy will be permitted to keep her title and prize money. But how do we define what is too male to compete in a women's sport?

Caster Semenya: Tests Reveal Sprinter Has Both Male, Female Characteristics

New York Daily News | By Oren Yaniv | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tests show that controversial runner Caster Semenya is a woman ...and a man! The 18-year-old South African champ has no womb or ovaries and her testo...

Letterman Proposes New Test To Settle Question Of Caster Semenya's Gender (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Caster Semenya, the young track and field star who has wowed the world with incredible race times, is under suspicion, not for performance-enhancing d...