Manliness & civilization : a cultural history of gender and race in the United States, 1880-1917 (Book, 2000) [WorldCat.org]
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Manliness & civilization : a cultural history of gender and race in the United States, 1880-1917

Author: Gail Bederman
Publisher: Chicago Univ. of Chicago Press 2000
Series: Women in culture and society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4. DrView all editions and formats
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Gail Bederman investigates the connection between powerful manhood and racial dominance as it was debated, promoted and resisted during the decades around the turn of this century.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Bederman
ISBN: 0226041395 9780226041391
OCLC Number: 254063825
Description: XIII, 307 Seiten Illustrationen 24 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations Foreword Acknowledgments Ch. 1: Remaking Manhood through Race and "Civilization" Ch. 2: "The White Man's Civilization on Trial": Ida B. Wells, Representations of Lynching, and Northern Middle-Class Manhood Ch. 3: "Teaching Our Sons to Do What We Have Been Teaching the Savages to Avoid": G. Stanley Hall, Racial Recapitulation, and the Neurasthenic Paradox Ch. 4: "Not to Sex - But to Race!" Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Civilized Anglo-Saxon Womanhood, and the Return of the Primitive Rapist Ch. 5: Theodore Roosevelt: Manhood, Nation, and "Civilization" Conclusion: Tarzan and After Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Women in culture and society.
Responsibility: Gail Bederman

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