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Cultures of masculinity

by Tim Edwards

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Published by Routledge in Abingdon, Oxon, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masculinity,
  • Men -- Social conditions,
  • Men -- Psychology,
  • Masculinity in popular culture,
  • Sex role

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTim Edwards.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1090 .E329 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3399525M
    ISBN 100415284805, 0415284813
    LC Control Number2005013431

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In Masculinity and Femininity, Hofstede has expanded, sharpened, and deepened the discussion of masculinity and femininity. This new volume presents the first thoroughly developed discussion of this dimension and how it can help us understand the differences among cultures.

Masculinity (also called manhood or manliness) is a set of attributes, behaviors, and roles associated with boys and gh masculinity is socially constructed, some research indicates that some behaviors considered masculine are biologically influenced.

To what extent masculinity is biologically or socially influenced is subject to debate. For example, Germany has a masculine culture with a 66 on the scale of Hofstede (Netherlands 14). Masculine traits include assertiveness, materialism/material success, self-centeredness, power, strength, and individual achievements.

The United States scored a 62 on Hofstede’s scale. So these two cultures share, in terms of masculinity. 11 Books About Toxic Masculinity, Gender Norms And Feminism, Written By Men.

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There are big differences between European masculinity and American masculinity. A good example of this was noted by am American female friend of mine. She was here in Spain, where I live, watching a world cup match. She could not believe that at. Masculinities and Culture explores how 'masculinities', or ways of 'being a man', are anchored in time and place; the products of socio-historical and cultural circumstances.

It examines the emergence of a masculinity fit for Empire in the mid to late nineteenth century and, by way of contrast, the more recent media-driven, commercial New Man.

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