I have to make a speech
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Women dressing in traditionally male clothing is socially acceptable in Western society in most contexts (though a tie will still often raise eyebrows), while men dressing in traditionally female clothing is not; women passing as men -- acting as men and attempting to be treated as male -- is a different thing altogether, and much less accepted.
British historian Julie Peakman, who specializes in the social history of 18th century sexuality and laws and customs relating to it, frequently touches on the history of transvestism and the brutal punishments (including death, de facto or de jure) faced by those who transgressed the rigid gender-conformist laws of the period. It's sobering but interesting reading. Lascivious Bodies is probably the book that would be most useful to you for this assignment.
Since your class is on the "psychology of human sexuality", as an anthropologist I think it's extremely important to look beyond industrialized, modern Western society and take into account the many ways other cultures deal with questions of gender identity and sexual orientation and the ways in which those overlap (or don't). Third Sex, Third Gender is an excellent book for this perspective.
Depending on your instructor's philosophical and theoretical bent, it may also be important to note that transvestism and transgender are very much NOT the same thing and the desire to dress up in the clothes of the "opposite" sex does not always or inevitably translate into the desire to BE or identify with that sex. I know plenty of stone butches who identify unequivocally as female and quite a few straight men who never feel so truly masculine or sexually potent as when they're wearing high heels, a skirt and fish-net stockings. Human sexuality really is remarkably polymorphous and blessedly perverse and gender identity and sexual orientation are very, very different and frequently unrelated things.
GLBTQ Encyclopedia offers many interesting articles and leads to sources for deeper study of all kinds of issues relating to human, and particularly to queer, sexuality. Check it out!
Good luck with your speech!