Masculinities In Transition by V. RobinsonMasculinities In Transition by V. Robinson

Masculinities In Transition

byV. Robinson

Hardcover | March 1, 2011

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Contributing to feminist approaches to masculinities, this book examines men's contextual experiences of masculine identity. Drawing on new data which compares men as they move across and between public and domestic spaces, it explores the implications of this for the nature of contemporary masculinity.

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VICTORIA ROBINSON Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Sheffield, UK. She is the author of Everyday Masculinities and Extreme Sport, co-author of Mundane Heterosexualities, and co-editor of Introducing Gender and Women's Studies.   JENNY HOCKEY Emeritus Professor of Sociology at Sheffield University, UK. She is co-author ...
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Title:Masculinities In TransitionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:221 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.03 inPublished:March 1, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230201598

ISBN - 13:9780230201590

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Table of Contents

Meeting Men on the Move
Masculinities in Transition
Home and Work in Historical Context
Continuities, Conflicts and Contradictions
Masculinities in Prospect: The Life Course and Chronology
Belonging: Scrutiny, Irony and Performance
Embodiment: Masculinity and the Body
'I'm a suit man': Embodying Occupational Masculinities
The Sociable Body
The Performing Body
Embodying Mundane and Life Course Transitions
Masculinity and Emotionality
Emotional Labour Revisited
Sharing Emotion: Men's Experiences of Vulnerability
Men and Friendship
Emotionality and the Research Process
Undoing Gender/Gender Undone