Against the Tide: "Pro-Feminist Men" in the United States: 1776- 1990, a Documentary History

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Michael S. Kimmel, Thomas E. Mosmiller
Beacon Press, 1992 - Social Science - 521 pages
Collection of writings and speeches by men on women's rights from the days of Thomas Paine to those of Jesse Jackson.

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This volume's editors, Kimmel and Mosmiller, are both noted in the field of men's studies: Kimmel, as editor of Changing Men ( LJ 4/1/86) and coeditor of Men Confront Pornography (Crown, 1990 ... Read full review


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Michael S. Kimmel is Professor of Sociology at SUNY at Stony Brook. His books include "Changing Men" (1987), "Men Confront Pornography" (1990), "Men s Lives" (4th edition, 1997), "Against the Tide: Profeminist Men in the United States", "1776-1990" (1992), "The Politics of Manhood" (1996), and "Manhood: A Cultural History" (1996). In addition to the journal Men and Masculinities, he also edits a book series on Men and Masculinity at the University of California Press, and the Sage Series on Men and Masculinities. He is the Spokesperson for the National Organization for Men Against Sexism (NOMAS) and lectures extensively on campuses in the U.S. and abroad.

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