Negotiating masculinities : 'Yolngu Boy'

Rutherford, Leonie 2004, Negotiating masculinities : 'Yolngu Boy', Metro, no. 140, Autumn, pp. 62-69.

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Title Negotiating masculinities : 'Yolngu Boy'
Author(s) Rutherford, LeonieORCID iD for Rutherford, Leonie
Journal name Metro
Issue number 140
Season Autumn
Start page 62
End page 69
Publisher Australian Teachers of Media
Place of publication St Kilda, Vic.
Publication date 2004
ISSN 0312-2654
Keyword(s) indigenous peoples
film reviewing
aboriginal youth
Summary Concern with issues about masculinity has not only spread to many countries, but also into many fields.Health services re-noticing the relevance of men's gender to problems Educators are discussing programs for boys Criminologists have begun to explore why boys and men dominate the crime statistics, and violence prevention programs are taking increasing notice of gender issues. The intellectual debate about masculinity now has practical consequences. How we understand men and gender, what we believe about masculinity, what we know (or think we know) about the development of boys, may have large effects for good or ill in therapy, education, health services, violence prevention, policing and social services.
Language eng
Indigenous content on
Field of Research 190204 Film and Television
200201 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Studies
Socio Economic Objective 970120 Expanding Knowledge in Language, Communication and Culture
HERDC Research category C1.1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
ERA Research output type C Journal article
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