Glossary

Tourette’s syndrome

A condition that causes a person to make involuntary sounds and movements called tics.

Transition

The period of time or process during which gender reassignment take place.

Turban

A garment covering a man’s head, consisting of a long length of material wound around a cap or the head, worn especially by Sikhs and Muslims, but have also been seen as a customary garment in certain countries, nobilities, and communities.

Unconscious Bias (also known as implicit bias)

Social stereotypes about certain groups of people that individuals form outside their own conscious awareness.

Xenephoia

The fear, dislike, or hatred of people from other countries.

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