A man's world: how real is male privilege--and how high is its price?

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HarperCollinsPublishers, Jun 1, 1995 - Social Science - 259 pages
Documenting mens' discontent and confusion as changing gender roles challenge accepted concepts of male identity, a combination of interview, reportage, and analysis investigates a growing social phenomenon. From the author of The Rage of a Privileged Class . $55,000 ad/promo. Tour.

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A MAN'S WORLD: How Real Is Male Privilege--and How High Is Its Price?

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In 1994 Cose alerted us to an important and little-known phenomenon: the rage of the black middle class. Now he turns to the rage of another privileged class: Men. All men—white, black, Latino ... Read full review


Introduction Stirrings of Discontent
Man as Victim
Black Bruised and Vilified

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About the author (1995)

Ellis Cose, author of seven books, including the bestselling "The Envy of the World, Color-Blind, " and "The Rage of a Privileged Class, " is a columnist and contributing editor for Newsweek magazine. He has appeared on "Nightline, Dateline, Good Morning America, " PBS's "NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, " NPR, and other national television and radio programs. He lives in New York City with his wife and daughter.