Taking Care of Men: Sexual Politics in the Public Mind

By: McMahon, Anthony

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This book sets out to determine how much of the hype about the sensitive, post-feminist "new man" is based on fact, and why such images have proliferated in the media. McMahon focuses on the pivotal issue of men's relationship to the daily work of caring for people, revealing much confusion about the extent and the interpretation of change. Using statistical data, interview transcripts and media analysis, McMahon draws insightful distinctions between pleasure and performance, assistance and responsibility, consumption and production.

Title: Taking Care of Men: Sexual Politics in the Public Mind

Author Name: McMahon, Anthony

Categories: Sociology/Social Studies,

Publisher: Cambridge, U.K., Cambridge Univ Pr: 1999

ISBN Number: 0521588200

ISBN Number 13: 9780521588201

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 016676

Description: PO name/details, minimal shelfwear to wraps, appears unread.

Keywords: MEN SEXUAL BEHAVIOR SEX GENDER,