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Doctor Adam Jones - Men of the Global South - 9781842775127 - V9781842775127
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Men of the Global South

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Description for Men of the Global South Hardcover. While there is a broad feminist literature on the lives and experiences of Third World women and their role in development, there has been a tendency either to ignore men as gendered subjects, or to consign them to stereotypical gender roles, often as exploiters of Third World women. This reader focuses on the lives and roles of Third World men. Series: Global Masculinities. Num Pages: 448 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: GTF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 153 x 153. Weight in Grams: 810.
Men of the Global South: A Reader is the most diverse and accessible volume yet published on men and masculinities throughout the developing world. A Reader that also offers a wide range of original contributions, it explores male experience in a uniquely vivid and accessible way. Adam Jones provides a framing introduction that surveys the growing literature on Southern men and masculinities, and links it to the broader study of gender and development. Six main sections portray different aspects of male experience in the global South: 'Family and Sexuality', ;Ritual & Belief', 'Work', 'Governance and Conflict', 'Migrations' and 'Masculinities in ... Read more

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Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
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Global Masculinities
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About Doctor Adam Jones
Adam Jones is Associate Research Fellow in the Genocide Studies Program at Yale University.

Reviews for Men of the Global South
'Men of the Global South fills a big gap in the literature, and raises a challenge to the gender and development mainstream to explain why it overlooks the gendered lives of men as well as women.' Judy El-Bushra 'This impressive collection is a much needed contribution to the visibility and understanding of diversity in the lives of men from ... Read more

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