Masculinities in Theory: An Introduction
Masculinities in Theory
is a clear, concise, andcomprehensive introduction to the field of masculinity studies froma humanities perspective.
Serves as a much-needed introduction to the field for studentsand scholars of cultural studies, literature, art, film,communication, history, and gender studies
Includes discussions of gay/queer, feminist, and gender studiesin relation to masculinity
Covers the key theoretical approaches to the study ofmasculinity, and introduces new models
Explores the question ?What is masculinity and how does itwork??
Looks at language, discourse, signification, power,cross-dressing, female, queer and transsexual masculinity,race and masculinity, nation and masculinity, interracialmasculinities, and masculinities in history