ISBN-10:
0813565529
ISBN-13:
9780813565521
Pub. Date:
08/24/2016
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Styling Masculinity: Gender, Class, and Inequality in the Men's Grooming Industry

Styling Masculinity: Gender, Class, and Inequality in the Men's Grooming Industry

by Kristen Barber
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ISBN-13: 9780813565521
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 08/24/2016
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 16 - 18 Years

About the Author

KRISTEN BARBER is an assistant professor of sociology and a faculty affiliate in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. 

Table of Contents


Contents
 
Preface

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1      Men and Beauty: The Historical Expansion of an Industry
2      Rocks Glasses and Color Camo: Selling Beauty to Class-Privileged Men
3      Heterosexual Aesthetic Labor: Hiring and Requiring Women Beauty Workers
4      Hair Care: Emotional Labor and Touching Rules in Men’s Grooming
5      “We’re Men’s Women”: Occupational Choice Narratives of Sameness and Difference

Conclusion

Appendix A. Class, Gender, and the Economy in the Study of Men’s Salons

Appendix B. Participant Demographic Information

Bibliography

Index
 

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