Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power / Edition 2

Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power / Edition 2

by Shira Tarrant
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415521084

ISBN-13: 9780415521086

Pub. Date: 02/06/2013

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power, Second Edition highlights new essays on pornography, pop culture, queer identity, Muslim masculinity, and the war on women. With personal candor and political insight, this collection of diverse authors explores sex work, digital activism, incarceration, domestic violence, surviving incest, and standing

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Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power, Second Edition highlights new essays on pornography, pop culture, queer identity, Muslim masculinity, and the war on women. With personal candor and political insight, this collection of diverse authors explores sex work, digital activism, incarceration, domestic violence, surviving incest, and standing firmly as male allies facing the backlash against women’s reproductive rights.

Featuring eleven new essays and six revised thematic sections, this second edition of a favorite anthology continues to encourage robust discussion and vibrant debate about masculinity and the possibilities for progressive change. The contemporary, compelling essays in Men Speak Out appeal to students, scholars, activists, and everyday readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415521086
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/06/2013
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
360
Sales rank:
493,916
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword, Jackson Katz

Introduction, Shira Tarrant

Part I: Masculinity and Identity

Introduction

1 Daytona Beach: Beyond Beats and Rhymes, Byron Hurt

2 The Enemy Within: On Becoming a Straight White Guy, Jacob Anderson-Minshall

3 The Bullying Demands of Masculinity: A Genderqueer Escape, River Willow Fagan

4 Redefining Manhood: Resisting Sexism, Ewuare X. Osayande

5 Stepping Out of Bounds, Nathan Einschlag

6 Grooming Masculinity: Cleans Your Balls, Yes But What Else Does It Do?, Michael J. Murphy

7 Searching for the Colorful Faces of Muslim Men, Amanullah De Sondy

8 Hombres y Machos, Alfredo Mirandé

Part II: The Politics of Sex and Love

Introduction

9 Just a John? Pornography and Men’s Choices, Robert Jensen

10 Male and Queer in the Porn Industry, Ned Mayhem

11 Bye-Bye Bi? Bailey, Biphobia, and Girlie-Men, Marcus C. Tye

12 Darker Shades of Queer: Race and Sexuality at the Margins, C. Winter Han

13 Let Us Be Seen, Tomek Kitlinski and Pawel Leszkowicz

14 The Real Slim Shady, Ryan Heryford

Part III: Dealing With Violence and Abuse

Introduction

15 How We Enter, B. Loewe

16 An Abused State of Mind, Anonymous

17 Prison Breakthrough, A. Razor

18 Men’s Manifesto, Ben Atherton-Zeman

19 Violation, Eli Hastings

20 Breaking the Silence One Mile at a Time, Grantlin Schafer

21 Being a Social Justice Ally: A Feminist’s Perspective on Preventing Male Violence, Jonathan Ravarino

Part IV: Masculinity at Work and Home

Introduction

22 Rebuilding Houses and Rethinking Gender: Construction Volunteer Work in Post-Katrina New Orleans, Ian Breckenridge-Jackson

23 Exposed in Iraq: Sexual Harassment and Hidden Rank Structure of the US Army, Marshall Thompson

24 Gender in Jakarta: Lessons on Discourse and Disparity, Bryan Talbot Morris

25 Listening, Learning, Speaking Up, Daniel Simon

26 A Tribute to My Father, Chris Dixon

27 Playground Vertigo, Jeremy Adam Smith

28 Judging Fathers: The Case for Gender-Neutral Standards, Donald N.S. Unger

29 What’s Wrong With Fathers’ Rights?, Michael Flood

Part V: Men and Feminism

Introduction

30 It’s Just Common Sense, Brandon Arber

31 Why I Am Not a Feminist, Haji Shearer

32 The Starbucks Intervention, Greg Bortnichak

33 From Oppressor to Activist: Reflections of a Feminist Journey, Amit Taneja

34 Abandoning the Barricades: or How I Became a Feminist, Michael S. Kimmel

35 Confessions of a Premature Pro-Feminist, Rob Okun

Part VI: Taking Action, Making Change

Introduction

36 Men for Women’s Choice

37 Living Online, Jeff Pollet

38 Steel-Toed Boots, Tal Peretz

39 Good Ol’ Boy: A Tale of Transformation in the Rural South, Jay Poole

40 Breaking Down The Bro Code, Thomas Keith

41 How Can I Be Sexist? I’m an Anarchist!, Chris Crass

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