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Manufacturing Masculinity
Language: en
Pages: 529
Authors: Peter Horton
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Logos Verlag Berlin GmbH

This tribute to Professor J. A. (Tony) Mangan is well-deserved. Professor Mangan is a path-breaking scholar. Mangan's impact is measurable in the rarest of ways: institution-building. Under his leadership, a globally situated team has opened a new relationship between sport and the academy and I recommend Manufacturing Masculinity: The Mangan
‘Manufactured’ Masculinity
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: J. A. Mangan
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-02 - Publisher: Routledge

'Manufactured' Masculinity should be considered essential reading for scholars in the humanities and social sciences at every level and in all parts of the academic world. It weaves together brilliantly the elements of the 'manufacture' of masculinity in the period world-famous 'public' school system for the privileged which serviced the
Masculinities in Contemporary Africa
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Egodi Uchendu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: African Books Collective

Although gender and non-gender scholars have studied men, such an academic exercise requires a critical and focused study of masculine subjects in particular social contexts, which is what this book attempts to do. This empirically rich collection of essays, the seventh of the CODESRIA Gender Series, deals with critical examinations
People and Places of Nature and Culture
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Rodney James Giblett
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Intellect Books

Argues for an extension of an ethics and practice of landcare beyond the conservation of special places. Develops a new ecology, based on reference to a wide range of British, American, and Australian people and places of nature and culture.
Demystifying the Big House
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Katherine A Foss
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-23 - Publisher: SIU Press

Essays in this volume illustrate how shows such as Orange Is the New Black and Oz impact the public’s perception of crime rates, the criminal justice system, and imprisonment. Contributors look at prison wives on reality television series, portrayals of death row, breastfeeding while in prison, transgender prisoners, and black