Handbook of Studies on Men and Masculinities / Edition 1

Handbook of Studies on Men and Masculinities / Edition 1

by Michael S. Kimmel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761923691

ISBN-13: 9780761923695

Pub. Date: 06/28/2004

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The Handbook of Studies on Men and Masculinities is an interdisciplinary and international culmination of the growth of men's studies that also offers insight about future directions for the field. The Handbook provides a broad view of masculinities primarily across the social sciences, with the inclusion of important debates in some areas of the humanities and

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The Handbook of Studies on Men and Masculinities is an interdisciplinary and international culmination of the growth of men's studies that also offers insight about future directions for the field. The Handbook provides a broad view of masculinities primarily across the social sciences, with the inclusion of important debates in some areas of the humanities and natural sciences. The various approaches presented in this Handbook range across different disciplines, theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and conceptualizations in relation to the topic of men. Editors Michael S. Kimmel, Jeff Hearn, and Robert W. Connell have assembled an esteemed group of contributors who are among the best-known experts in their particular fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761923695
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
06/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction
THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES
2. Social Theories in Researching Men and Masculinities: Direct Gender Hierarchy and Structural Inequality - Oystein Holter
3. Men, Masculinities and Feminist Theory - Judith Kegan Gardiner
4. Queering the Pitch? Gay Masculinities - Tim Edwards
GLOBAL AND REGIONAL PATTERNS
5. Globalization, Imperialism and Masculinities - R. W. Connell
6. Men in the Third World: Postcolonial Perspectives on Masculinity - Robert Morrell and Sandra Swart
7. Masculinities in Latin America - Matt Gutmann and Mara Viveros
8. East Asian Masculinities - Taga Futoshi
9. Men, Masculinities and 'Europe' - Committee for Research on Men and Masculinities in Europe (CROME)
STRUCTURES, INSTITUTIONS AND PROCESSES
10. Class and Masculinity - David Morgan
11. Male Sexualities - Ken Plummer
12. Men, Masculinities, and Crime - James W. Messerschmidt
13. Masculinities in Education - Jon Swain
14. Boys and Men in Families: The Domestic Production of Gender, Power and Privilege - Scott Coltrane and Michele Adams
15. Fatherhood and Masculinities - William Marsiglio and Joseph H. Pleck
16. 'Gentlemen, the Lunchbox has Landed': Representations of Masculinities in Popular Media - Jim Mc Kay, Janine Mokosza, and Brett Hutchins
17. Men and Masculinities in Work, Organizations and Management - David Collinson and Jeff Hearn
BODIES, SELVES, DISCOURSES
18. Still a Man's World?: Studying Masculinities and Sport - Mike Messner
19. Men's Health Studies: An Overview - Don Sabo
20. Masculinities and Interpersonal Violence - Walter S. De Keseredy and Martin D. Schwartz
21. Polysemous, Polymorphous Bodies: Masculinities and (non)-Normativity - Tom Gerschick
22. Transgendering, Men and Masculinities - Richard Ekins and Dave King
POLITICS
23. Nation - Joane Nagel
24. Globalization and its Mal(e)contents: The Gendered Moral Economy of Terrorism - Michael Kimmel
25. War Militarism and Masculinities - Paul Higate and John Hopton
26. Mullahs, Martyrs, and men: Conceptualizing Masculinity in the Islamic Republic of Iran - Shahin Gerami
27. Men's Collective Struggles for Gender Justice: The Case of Anti-Violence Activism - Michael Flood

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