The Myth of Male Power: Why Men are the Disposable Sex

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Random House, 1994 - Men - 446 pages
Manifesto of the men's movement, arguing that the image of men holding the power in society is a myth. Holds that men and women are both oppressed by sex roles and social expectations. Indexed. Author of 'Why Men Are the Way They Are' has worked with men's organisations and the National Organisation of Women, and teaches at the School of Medicine of the University of California at San Diego.

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Having messed up the world by supporting the women's rights movement, what does Farrell propose doing to improve men's condition in it? Launching a men's rights movement! When all you have is a ... Read full review

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There were quite a few scenarios in the book for which I went 'wow.. never thought of it like that'. Dr Farrell's ability to back up his statements by providing actual numbers makes is even more ... Read full review

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