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Sherwood Park News , April 30, The Riddle of the Underworld, ". Roles included "berdache" a derogatory term for people who were assigned male at birth, who assumed a traditionally feminine role and "passing women" people who were assigned female at birth who took on a traditionally masculine role. In premodern Japan, there were also cases of women passing as men either to reject the prescribed confines of femininity or to find employment in trades dominated by men. Retrieved 3 July University of New Mexico Press.