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From masculinities back to men: tracing diverse psychological, social and political threads

Hearn, Jeff (2006) From masculinities back to men: tracing diverse psychological, social and political threads. The Psychology of Women Section Review, 8 (1). pp. 38-52. ISSN 1466 – 3724

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Introduction: The problem STUDYING MEN, AND INDEED THE
development of policy on men, appear
to have become more popular in
recent years. Yet studying men is not
anything special; it is not new; and it is not
necessarily, in itself, linked to any radical
project of social or societal change and transformation.
Academia, libraries, disciplines
and canons are full of books by men, on
men, for men!

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Additional Information: Reproduced by kind permission of The British Psychological Sociey, first published in The Psychology of Women Section Review – Vol. 8 No. 1 – Spring 2006 © The British Psychological Society ISSN 1466–3724
Uncontrolled Keywords: masculinities men psychological social political
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
School of Human and Health Sciences > Centre for Applied Childhood Studies
School of Human and Health Sciences > Centre for Research in the Social Sciences
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