Public Men: Masculinity And Politics In Modern Britain by C. KennedyPublic Men: Masculinity And Politics In Modern Britain by C. Kennedy

Public Men: Masculinity And Politics In Modern Britain

byC. Kennedy

Hardcover | January 9, 2007

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Public Men offers an introduction to an exciting new field: the history of masculinities in the political domain. By building upon new work on gender and political culture, these new case studies explore the gendering of the political domain and the masculinities of the men who have historically dominated it.
FRANCIS DODSWORTH Research Fellow in the ESRC Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change, The Open University, UK KIT GOOD PhD graduate and formerly Research Associate, University of Liverpool, UK CATRIONA KENNEDY Research Fellow at the Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies, University of York, UK SHINO KONISHI Lecturer, Koori Centre...
Title:Public Men: Masculinity And Politics In Modern BritainFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.56 inPublished:January 9, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230007635

ISBN - 13:9780230007635


Table of Contents

Introduction; M.McCormack Men, 'the Public' and Political History; M.McCormack Masculinity as Governance: Police, Public Service and the Embodiment of Authority, c. 1700-1850; F.Dodsworth The Father Governor: the British Administration of Aboriginal People in Port Jackson, 1788-92; S.Konishi 'A Gallant Nation': Chivalric Masculinity and Irish Nationalism in the 1790s; C.Kennedy Politics, Portraiture and Power: Reassessing the Public Image of William Ewart Gladstone; R.Clayton Windscheffel W. L. Jackson, Exemplary Manliness and Late-Victorian Popular Conservatism; M.Roberts 'Quit Ye Like Men': Platform Manliness and Electioneering, 1895-1939; K.Good The Bermondsey By-Election and Leftist Attitudes to Homosexuality; L.Robinson Conclusion: Chronologies in the History of British Political Masculinities, c. 1700-2000; M.McCormack & M.Roberts