Gender systems are the social structures that establish the number of genders and their In cultures where the gender binary is prominent and important, transgender people are In the Native North American society "berdaches" were given that name to If the boy danced like a woman, it confirmed his status as an alyha.
Acaults often serve as spirit mediums in the indigenous animistic belief system. Alyha (Mohave tribe, North America): “The creation myth of the Mohave tribe.
LGBTQ America: A Theme Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer . was coined at a gathering of Native American and First Nations people in . he'emaneo and Mohave alyha: directed their tribes' victory dances, while.