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  • Misframing Menby Michael Kimmel

    Rutgers University Press 2010; US$ 30.95

     Misframing Men, a collection of Michael Kimmel's commentaries on contemporary debates about masculinity, argues that the media have largely misframed this debate. Kimmel, among the world's best-known scholars in gender studies, discusses political moments, takes on antifeminists as the real male bashers, questions the unsubstantiated assertions that... more...

  • Men & Masculinitiesby Michael Kimmel

    ABC-CLIO 2003; US$ 255.00

    This reference analyzes, summarizes, and explains the complexities of men's lives and the idea of modern manhood. It looks at literature, art, and music from a gender perspective, and covers intimacy, sexual violence, pornography, sexism and rituals. more...

  • The Politics of Manhoodby Michael Kimmel

    Temple University Press 2009; US$ 29.95

    The concept and reality of revolution continue to pose some of the most challenging and important questions in the world today. What causes revolution? Why do some people participate in revolutionary events while others do not? What is the role of religion and ideology in causing and sustaining revolution? Why do some revolutions succeed and some fail?... more...

  • The Unemployed Man and His Familyby Mirra Komarovsky; Michael Kimmel

    AltaMira Press 2004; US$ 37.99

    Noted sociologist and feminist Mirra Komarovsky interviewed 59 families between 1935-36 to study man's role as economic provider. The result is an unprecedented study of masculinity and depression and the effect of social institutions on the individual. more...

  • Concerning Childrenby Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Michael Kimmel

    AltaMira Press 2002; US$ 97.99

    Reprint of a classic work by one of the leading early feminist writers. more...

  • The Homeby Charlotte Perkins Gilman; Michael Kimmel

    AltaMira Press 2002; US$ 25.99

    Reprint of 1903 edition of Gilman's classic indictment of domestic life, offering a program of domestic reform that inspired women at the beginning of what became a century-long struggle. more...

  • Voice Maleby Rob A. Okun; Michael S. Kimmel

    Interlink Publishing 2014; US$ 19.99

    VOICE MALE: The Untold Story of the Profeminist Men?s Movement takes you inside one of the most important social justice movements you may never have heard ofthe social transformation of masculinity. Although it?s been underway since the late 1970s, it still largely remains under the radar of much of society. Thematically arranged essays by... more...

  • Cultural Encyclopedia of the Penisby Michael Kimmel; Christine Milrod; Amanda Kennedy

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2014; US$ 87.99

    An A-to-Z encyclopedia devoted to the penis, offering refreshing, thoughtful, and wide-ranging insight into how we have thought about this malleable, meaningful body part over the centuries and across cultures. more...

  • Jessie Bernard Readerby Jessie Bernard; Michael S. Kimmel; Yasemin Besen

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 65.95

    Jessie Bernard was one of the foremost early feminist sociologists and public intellectuals in women's studies. In The Jessie Bernard Reader, Michael S. Kimmel and Yasemin Besen have compiled her most intriguing and influential work on marriage, the family, sexuality and changing women's roles in the United States. Bernard's pioneering works bridged... more...

  • Women, Family, and Classby Michael S. Kimmel; Amy Elizabeth Traver

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 37.95

    For more than 40 years, Lillian Rubin's work has stood as a model for the integration of the psychological and the sociological in studies of class, male-female relationships and friendships, women and aging, the sexual revolution, and the contemporary crisis of the American family. Worlds of Pain: Life in the Working-Class Family and her other books... more...