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Men and masculinities around the world : transforming men's practices

2011, Men and masculinities around the world : transforming men's practices. Edited by Ruspini, Elisabetta, Hearn, Jeff, Pease, Bob and Pringle, Keith, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, N.Y..

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Title Men and masculinities around the world : transforming men's practices
Editor(s) Ruspini, Elisabetta
Hearn, Jeff
Pease, Bob
Pringle, Keith
Publication date 2011
Series Global masculinities
Total pages x, 282 p.
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Place of Publication New York, N.Y.
Keyword(s) Men
Masculinity - Cross-cultural studies
Sex role
Notes Contents : Transforming men and masculinities around the world / Keith Pringle, Jeff Hearn, Bob Pease, and Elisabetta Ruspini -- Men and masculinities in Europe -- Slow, passive and hesitant : transforming men's practices in Austria / Edgar Foster -- Interventions on and of men in the finnish state, civil society, and media / Jeff Hearn and Hertta Niemi -- Care-free masculinities in Ireland / Niall Hanlon and Kathleen Lynch -- And yet something is on the move-- : education for new forms of masculinity and paternity in Italy / Elisabetta Ruspini -- (Re)constructing masculinity a la Polonais / Katarzyna Wojnicka -- Unravelling the maze : gender equality and men's practices in Norway / Øystein Gullvåg Holter -- Working with men in a gender equality paradise : the case of Sweden / Maria Eriksson and Keith Pringle -- What's happening in men's work in the UK? : reflections on policies and processes / Carole Wright and Malcolm Cowburn -- Men and masculinities in the Americas -- Masculinities and social intervention in Colombia / Mara Viveros Vigolla -- Young Mexican men divided : a possibility for transforming masculinity / Juan Carlos Ramírez Rodríguez -- Engaging men in the United States : soft essentialism and the obstacles to coherent initiatives in education and family policy / Tristan Bridges and Michael Kimmel -- Men and masculinities in the Asia pacific -- Governing men's violence in australia / Bob Pease -- Masculinities in crisis? : men and boys in contemporary China / Xingkui Zhang -- Transforming men and masculinities in contemporary japan / James Roberson -- From benevolent patriarchy to gender transformation : a case study of Pakistan's "we can end violence against women' program / Joyce Wu -- Men and masculinities in Africa -- Poverty, masculine violence and the transformation of men : ethnographic notes from Kenyan slums / Chimaraoke Izugbara -- Navigating past "the white man's agenda" in South Africa : organising men for gendered transformation of society / Kopano Ratele, Tamara Shefer and Mbuyiselo Botha.
ISBN 9780230107151
Language eng
Field of Research 169901 Gender Specific Studies
Socio Economic Objective 970116 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
HERDC Research category A7 Edited book
Copyright notice ©2011, The Authors
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