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Misframing Men [electronic resource] : the Politics of Contemporary Masculinities.

By: Kimmel, Michael.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Piscataway : Rutgers University Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (255 p.).ISBN: 9780813549750 (electronic bk.); 0813549752 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Men -- Identity | Masculinity | Men in mass media | Social Science | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Men's StudiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Misframing Men : The Politics of Contemporary MasculinitiesDDC classification: 305.31 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
PREFACE; Introduction; PART ONE; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; PART TWO; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; PART THREE; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; PART FOUR; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; INDEX.
Summary: Misframing Men, a collection of Michael Kimmel's commentaries on contemporary debates about masculinity, argues that the media have largely misframed this debate. Kimmel, among the world's best-known scholars in gender studies, discusses political moments, takes on antifeminists as the real male bashers, questions the unsubstantiated assertions that men suffer from domestic violence to the same degree as women, and examines the claims made by those who want to rescue boys from the "misandrous" reforms initiated by feminism. In writings both solidly grounded and forcefully argued, he.
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PREFACE; Introduction; PART ONE; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; PART TWO; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; PART THREE; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; PART FOUR; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; INDEX.

Misframing Men, a collection of Michael Kimmel's commentaries on contemporary debates about masculinity, argues that the media have largely misframed this debate. Kimmel, among the world's best-known scholars in gender studies, discusses political moments, takes on antifeminists as the real male bashers, questions the unsubstantiated assertions that men suffer from domestic violence to the same degree as women, and examines the claims made by those who want to rescue boys from the "misandrous" reforms initiated by feminism. In writings both solidly grounded and forcefully argued, he.

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