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Author: R W Connell
Publisher: Cambridge : Polity Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., reprintedView all editions and formats

This is an exciting new edition of R.W. Connell's ground-breaking text, which has become a classic work on the nature and construction of masculine identity. Connell argues that there is not one  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R W Connell
ISBN: 0745634265 9780745634265 0745634273 9780745634272
OCLC Number: 255760332
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [282] - 310.
Description: XXV, 324 Seiten
Contents: * Acknowledgements * Introduction to the second edition *Part I: Knowledge and its Problems: *1. The Science of Masculinity. *2. Men's Bodies. *3. The Social Organization of Masculinity. *Part II: Four Studies of the Dynamics of Masculinity: . Introduction. *4. Live Fast and Die Young. *5. A Whole New World. *6. A Very Straight Gay. *7. Men of Reason. *Part III: History and Politics: *8. The History of Masculinity. *9. Masculinity Politics. *10. Practice and Utopia. * Afterword: The Contemporary Politics of Masculinity * References and bibliography * Index
Responsibility: R.W. Connell.


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"In a new introduction and afterword, Connell reviews more recent work and extends some of his thinking on the significance to masculinity of global economics, politics and culture." Times Higher Read more...

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