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360 Pages | 8 photographs; 3 figures; 1 table

7.0 x 9.0 inches

ISBN: 9780195439243

Bookseller Code (06)

Canadian Perspectives on Men and Masculinities

An Interdisciplinary Reader

Jason Laker

  • This is one of the few ground-up Canadian texts on masculinity on the market.
  • The interdisciplinary approach gives students a broad introduction to masculinity studies from a wide range of scholarly perspectives and academic backgrounds, including sociology, history, cultural studies, literary studies, social services, gender studies, and education.
  • All 17 essays are original contributions that have never been published.
  • Chapter introductions highlight and link common theories, concepts, and themes enabling students to easily navigate through the text.
  • Discussion questions at the end of each chapter reinforce key themes and encourage students to critically engage with complex issues.
  • Each chapter features a collection of recommended websites that will guide students and instructors to reliable online resources to kick-start research.

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