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The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love
The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love
by bell hooks
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Everyone needs to love and be loved -- even men. But to know love, men must be able to look at the ways that patriarchal culture keeps them from knowing themselves, from being in touch with their feelings, from loving. In The Will to Change, bell hooks... (read more)

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King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine
King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine
by Robert Moore
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The bestselling, widely heralded, jungian introduction to the psychological foundation of a mature, authentic, and revitalized masculinity.... (read more)

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Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study
Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study
by George E. Vaillant
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At a time when many people around the world are living into their tenth decade, the longest longitudinal study of human development ever undertaken offers some welcome news for the new old age: our lives continue to evolve in our later years, and often... (read more)

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Iron John: A Book about Men
Iron John: A Book about Men
by Robert Bly
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In this deeply learned book, poet and translator Robert Bly offers nothing less than a new vision of what it is to be a man. Bly's vision is based on his ongoing work with men and reflections on his own life. He addresses the devastating effects of... (read more)

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Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men
Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men
by Leonard Sax
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Something scary is happening to boys today. From kindergarten to college, American boys are, on average, less resilient and less ambitious than they were a mere twenty years ago. The gender gap in college attendance and graduation rates has widened... (read more)

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Masculinities (2ND 05 Edition)
Masculinities (2ND 05 Edition)
by R.w. Connell
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First published in 1995, this new edition by one of the big names in masculine studies, updates the original premise, which is that masculinity is an imposed notion. Connell asserts that there is not one but many "masculinities."... (read more)

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Fire in the Belly: On Being a Man
Fire in the Belly: On Being a Man
by Sam Keen
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How does one become a "real man"? By joining a fraternity? Getting a letter in football? Conquering a lot of women? Making a lot of money? With traditional notions of manhood under attack, today's men (and women) are looking for a new vision of... (read more)

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Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School, With a New Preface ((Rev)12 Edition)
Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School, With a New Preface ((Rev)12 Edition)
by C. J. Pascoe
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High school and the difficult terrain of sexuality and gender identity are brilliantly explored in this smart, incisive ethnography. Based on eighteen months of fieldwork in a racially diverse working-class high school, Dude, You're a Fag sheds new light... (read more)

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Stiffed: The Betrayal of the American Man
Stiffed: The Betrayal of the American Man
by Susan Faludi
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One of the most talked-about books of last year, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Backlash now explores the collapse of traditional masculinity that has left men feeling betrayed. With Backlash in 1991, Susan Faludi broke new ground when she put her... (read more)

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Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School
Dude, You're a Fag: Masculinity and Sexuality in High School
by C J Pascoe
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High school and the difficult terrain of sexuality and gender identity are brilliantly explored in this smart, incisive ethnography. Based on eighteen months of fieldwork in a racially diverse working-class high school, Dude, You're a Fag sheds new light... (read more)

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Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men: How to Free Yourself from the Grip of Anger and Get More Out of Life
Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men: How to Free Yourself from the Grip of Anger and Get More Out of Life
by Thomas J Harbin
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Men tend to express their anger differently than women do. Research shows men are often more violent and less willing to confront and deal with their emotions than women. Written by a psychologist who specializes in the treatment of male rage, Beyond... (read more)

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American Hunks: The Muscular Male Body in Popular Culture, 1860-1970
American Hunks: The Muscular Male Body in Popular Culture, 1860-1970
by David L. Chapman
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The "American hunk" is a cultural icon: the image of the chiseled, well-built male body has been promoted and exploited for commercial use for over 125 years, whether in movies, magazines, advertisements, or on consumer products, not only in America but... (read more)

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Manliness (06 Edition)
Manliness (06 Edition)
by Harvey C. Mansfield
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This book invites—no, demands—a response from its readers. It is impossible not to be drawn in to the provocative (often contentious) discussion that Harvey Mansfield sets before us. This is the first comprehensive study of manliness, a quality... (read more)

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The Seasons of a Man's Life
The Seasons of a Man's Life
by Daniel J Levinson
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Marrying Out: Jewish Men, Intermarriage, and Fatherhood (Modern Jewish Experience)
Marrying Out: Jewish Men, Intermarriage, and Fatherhood (Modern Jewish Experience)
by Keren R. Mcginity
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When American Jewish men intermarry, goes the common assumption, they and their families are "lost" to the Jewish religion. In this provocative book, Keren R. McGinity shows that it is not necessarily so. She looks at intermarriage and parenthood... (read more)

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Masculinities in Theory: An Introduction
Masculinities in Theory: An Introduction
by Todd W. Reeser
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Masculinities in Theory aims to provide a response to the important and complicated question: “What is masculinity and how does it work?” The volume is intended to serve as a clear, concise, and comprehensive introduction to the field of... (read more)

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Very Recent History: An Entirely Factual Account of a Year (C. Ad 2009) in a Large City
Very Recent History: An Entirely Factual Account of a Year (C. Ad 2009) in a Large City
by Choire Sicha
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Very Recent History by Choire Sicha is an idiosyncratic and elegant narrative that follows a handful of young men in New York City as they navigate the ruins of money and power—in search of love and connection. After the Wall Street crash of... (read more)

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Letters to a Young Victim: Hope and Healing in America's Inner Cities
Letters to a Young Victim: Hope and Healing in America's Inner Cities
by Armstrong Williams
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In a series of compassionate yet provocative letters to a young African American trying to turn his life around, one of America's leading conservatives argues that individual responsibility, not government involvement, is the key to solving the problems... (read more)

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The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists
The Game: Penetrating the Secret Society of Pickup Artists
by Neil Strauss
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Nearly every major city in the world has them: hidden underground seduction lairs where men gather to trade the most devastatingly effective techniques ever invented to seduce women. This is not fiction. For two years, bestselling author Neil Strauss... (read more)

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No Less a Man: Masculist Art in a Feminist Age
No Less a Man: Masculist Art in a Feminist Age
by Douglas Robinson
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Robert B. Parker's detective Spenser. John Rambo, created by David Morrell and played on the silver screen by Sylvester Stallone. Bruce Springsteen. All three, Douglas Robinson claims, are central figures in a new form of popular men’s art: art... (read more)

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