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Americans’ Complex Views on Gender Identity and Transgender Issues


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Kim Parker, Director of Social Trends Research
Juliana Horowitz, Associate Director, Research
Anna Brown, Research Associate
Rachel Minkin, Research Associate
Kiley Hurst, Research Assistant            
Stella Sechopoulos, Former Research Assistant
Travis Mitchell, Digital Producer
Michael Keegan, Senior Information Graphics Designer           
David Kent, Senior Copy Editor                                                   
Tanya Arditi, Communications Manager              
Julia O’Hanlon, Communications Associate
Gar Meng Leong, Communications Associate                        

In addition, the project benefited greatly from the guidance of the Pew Research Center methodology team: Courtney Kennedy, Andrew Mercer, Ashley Amaya, Nick Bertoni, Dorene Asare-Marfo, Nick Hatley and Arnold Lau.

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