Race and Masculinity in Contemporary American Prison Novels

Race and Masculinity in Contemporary American Prison Novels

by Auli Ek
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415975700

ISBN-13: 9780415975704

Pub. Date: 07/14/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book offers an interdisciplinary analysis of how contemporary American prison narratives reflect and produce ideologies of masculinity in the United States, and in so doing, compellingly engages popular culture in order to demonstrate the profound ways in which implicit understandings of prison life shape all Americans, and their reactions to people both

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This book offers an interdisciplinary analysis of how contemporary American prison narratives reflect and produce ideologies of masculinity in the United States, and in so doing, compellingly engages popular culture in order to demonstrate the profound ways in which implicit understandings of prison life shape all Americans, and their reactions to people both incarcerated and not.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415975704
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/14/2005
Series:
Studies in African American History and Culture Series
Pages:
158
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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