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Author Mac an Ghaill, Mairtin.

Title Understanding masculinities : social relations and cultural arenas / Máirtín Mac an Ghaill
Published Buckingham ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1996


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Description viii, 223 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Hard rulers / Richard Johnson -- 'Feckless fathers' : masculinities and the British state / Sallie Westwood -- Masculinities and families / Christine Heward -- Schooling masculinities / Christian Haywood, Máirtín Mac an Ghaill -- 'Men' at 'work' : multiple masculinities/multiple workplaces / David Collinson, Jeff Hearn -- Men, masculinity and the challenge of long-term unemployment / Sara Willott, Christine Griffin -- Freedom : poem for a secular Passover feast / Richard Johnson -- Masculinity, power and identity / Nigel Edley, Margaret Wetherell -- 'One thing leads to another' : drinking, fighting and working-class masculinities / Joyce E. Canaan -- Sporting masculinities : gender relations and the body / Andrew Parker -- Are you sitting comfortably? Men's storytelling, masculinities, prison culture and violence / Richard Thurston -- From 'little fairy boy' to 'the compleat destroyer' : subjectivity and transformation in the biography of Mike Tyson / Tony Jefferson -- 'Empowering men to disempower themselves' : heterosexual masculinities, HIV and the contradictions of anti-oppressive education / Peter Redman -- White fright / Richard Johnson -- Reading black masculinities / David Marriott -- Is masculinity dead? A critique of the concept of masculinity/masculinity / Jeff Hearn
Analysis Masculinity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Masculinity.
Men -- Psychology.
Men -- Sociological aspects.
Author Mac an Ghaill, Mairtin.
LC no. 95032050
ISBN 0335194605 paperback
9780335194605 paperback