Manful Assertions: Masculinities in Britain Since 1800

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Michael Roper, John Tosh
Routledge, 1991 - Social Science - 221 pages
Masculine assertions, whether of verbal command, political power or physical violence, have formed the subject matter of history. This volume combines current discussions in sexual politics with historical analysis to demonstrate that masculinity is an historical and cultural construct.

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