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Masculinities, Care and Equality: Identity and Nurture in Men's Lives (Genders and Sexualities in the Social Sciences)

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This book explores men's ambiguous relationship with intimate caring work within a context where carefree and nurturing expectations for men are competing for influence. For men, to be more involved carers clashes with commonly valued expectations of them as men and this book analyses how men confront this contradictory expectation.

About the Author

NIALL HANLON is a lecturer in Social Science and a Social Care Practitioner at Dublin Business School, Ireland. He has published book chapters and journal articles on men, masculinities and care, as well as on social care practice, theory and education.

Table of Contents

PrefaceCare in Masculinities StudiesGendered Care PracticesMasculinities and CareMasculinities and EmotionsNurturing FemininitiesBreadwinner MasculinitiesNurturing MasculinitiesChildhood Care StoriesCare-Free MasculinitiesCare-Full MasculinitiesToward Affective Equality

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780230300217
Author:
Hanlon, Niall
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Subject:
Feminism & Feminist Theory
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Gender Studies
Subject:
Men's studies
Subject:
Feminist Studies-General
Publication Date:
20120931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2 b/w tables
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.43 in

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History and Social Science » Feminist Studies » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » General
History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Mens Studies
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