The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,034,055 members ⚫ 1,328,001 ebooks

New to

Learn more

Migrant Men

Critical Studies of Masculinities and the Migration Experience

Migrant Men by Mike Donaldson
Buy this eBook
US$ 54.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)

This edited volume contributes an important collection of chapters to the growing theoretical and empirical work being undertaken at the international level on men and migration. The chapters presented here focus on what we might call ‘migratory masculinities': the experiences men have of masculinity upon immigration into another national, ethnic, and cultural context. How do these men (re)construct their conceptions of masculinity? Where are the points of tension, ambivalence or assimilation in this process? Featuring interviews and data drawn from migrants working and living in Australia, this book explores how the gender identity of men from non-English-speaking backgrounds is influenced by the experiences of migration and settlement in an English-speaking culture, across various cultural spheres such as work, leisure, family life and religion.

Taylor and Francis; September 2009
228 pages; ISBN 9781135846244
Read online, or download in secure EPUB or secure PDF format
Title: Migrant Men
Author: Mike Donaldson; Raymond Hibbins; Richard Howson; Bob Pease
  • News
  • Contents
No entry found