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Masculinities in theory

Todd W. Reeser

Masculinities in theory

an introduction

by Todd W. Reeser

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Published by Wiley-Blackwell in Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masculinity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTodd W. Reeser.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF175.5.M37 R44 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23575221M
    ISBN 109781405168595, 9781405168601
    LC Control Number2009023584

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      The book is a pioneer in advocating the plural forms of masculinities/sexualities/gender identities, which is a common acceptance in gender studies field now. I have attended a 3-day workshop on masculinities by Dr. Connell in in Taiwan. I was very impressed by her wide knowledge and enthusiasm on this topic.   Masculinities in Theory by Todd W. Reeser, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(61).


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Serves as a much-needed introduction to the field for students and scholars of cultural studies, literature, art, /5(8). “Skillfully describing masculinity as an inherently multiple and unstable concept, ideology, and practice, Masculinities in Theory is an indispensable guide to understanding male (en)gendering in diverse works, contexts, and cultures.”Pages: Masculinities in Theory is a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the field of masculinity studies from a humanities perspective.

Serves as a much-needed introduction to the field for students and scholars of cultural studies, literature, art, film, communication, history, and gender studies Includes discussions of gay/queer, feminist, and gender studies in relation to.

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Masculinities in Theory is a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the field of masculinity studies from a humanities perspective. Serves as a much-needed introduction to the field for students and scholars of cultural studies, literature, art, film, communication, history, and gender studies.

Masculinities in Theory is a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the field of masculinity studies from a humanities perspective. The contributions focus feminist and critical theoretical attention on masculinities and consider the implications of masculinities theory for law and legal theory.

The book sets out the theoretical trajectory of masculinities studies as a field and its application in law and uses insights from a masculinities approach to study socio-political. Masculinities in Theory is a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the field of masculinity studies from a humanities perspective.

This interdisciplinary text includes discussions of feminist, queer, transgender, post-colonial, and ethnic studies in relation to masculinity to explore the questions "What is masculinity and how does it work?"/5(6). Masculinities (and femininities) can be understood, therefore, as the effects of these interpretations and definitions: on bodies, on personalities and on a society’s culture and institutions.

In Connell’s account, masculinities occupy a higher ranking than femininity in the ‘gender hierarchy’ characteristic of modern Western societies. At the top of the gender hierarchy is ‘hegemonic masculinity’, the culturally dominant ideal of masculinity.

The Australian sociologist Raewyn2 Connell’s theory of masculinity is the most influential theory in the field of men and masculinities (MesserschmidtGla¨ser ).

In Connell’s book Masculinitieswas voted one of the 10 ‘most influential books in Australian sociology’ by the Australian Sociological Size: KB. Masculinities in Theory: An Introduction | Todd W. Reeser | download | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books. Masculinities in Theory is a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the field of masculinity studies from a humanities perspective. Serves as a much-needed introduction to the field for students and scholars of cultural studies, literature, art, film, communication, history, and gender studies Includes discussions.

Eventually this became the core of the book Masculinities. I had been reluctant to write such a book, as I thought the genre of ‘Books About Men’ – astonishingly popular in the early s – fostered the illusion of one fixed natural masculinity. When I did start writing, the draft was promptly rejected by a well-known US publisher.

In this Book. According to masculinities theory, masculinity is not a biological imperative but a social construction.

Men engage in a constant struggle with other men to prove their masculinity. Masculinities and the Law develops a multidimensional by: 6. Summary This chapter contains sections titled: Why Masculinities. Why Masculinities in Theory.

Why Masculinities in Post‐Structuralist Theory. Bibliography. Abstract. In the last twenty-five years a book-body of international research on masculinities has consolidated and important conclusions of this research are as follows: there are multiple masculinities, there are hierarchies of masculinities, often defining a hegemonic pattern for a given society; masculinities are collective as well as individual; masculinities Cited by: 2.

R.W. Connell – "Masculinities": The History of Masculinity - summary (Chapters ) Chapter 1. In chapter one of her book Masculinities titled "science of masculinity" R.W. Connell examines the production of knowledge regarding masculinity, arguing to its ambiguous nature and problems with its claim for objectivity on account of its gendered practices of research and production of.

Integrating social science, feminist theory, gay theory, and psychoanalysis in an innovative yet unusually accessible way, he develops a new theory of masculinity politics. This is a book for everyone interested in the history of western masculinities and the sexual politics of the contemporary era.1/5(1).

As James Messerschmidt notes in the introduction to Masculinities in the Making, this book brings together several of his previous published studies into one volume. Thus, many masculinity scholars may be familiar with both the case studies presented here, and the theoretical framing of them in terms of hegemonic masculinity (which can be defined as the form of idealised.

Integrating social science, feminist theory, gay theory, and psychoanalysis in an innovative yet unusually accessible way, he develops a new theory of masculinity politics.

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