Feminism And Men

Author: Nikki van der Gaag
Publisher: Zed Books Ltd.
ISBN: 1780329148
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Feminism And Men. Feminism has changed the world; it is radically reshaping women’s lives. But what about men? They still hold most of the power in the economy, in government, in religions, in the media and often in the family too. At the same time, many men are questioning traditional views about what it means to be a man. Others resent the gains women have made and want to turn back the clock. Nikki van der Gaag asks the question: how might feminism improve the lives of men as well as women? And is there a place for men in the feminist story?

Men And Feminism

Author: Shira Tarrant
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0786744642
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Men And Feminism. There's no denying that men's involvement and interest in feminism is key to its continuing relevance and importance. Addressing the question of why men should care about feminism in the first place, Men and Feminism lays the foundation for a larger discussion about feminism as a human issue, not simply a women's issue. Men are crucial to the movement — as fathers, brothers, husbands, boyfriends, and friends. From "why" to "how" to "what can men do", Men and Feminism answers all the questions men have about how and why they should get behind feminism.

Feminism And Men

Author: Steven Schacht
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814780849
Size: 19.90 MB
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Feminism And Men. Too often feminism has been defined as a "woman only" arena, or in competitive terms of male versus female privilege, rather than a cooperative effort to improve the quality of life for everyone. Contributors to FEMINISM AND MEN argue that the feminist movement should no longer view with suspicion those men who have proved themselves sympathetic to issues of gender equity.

Feminism With Men

Author: Steven P. Schacht
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742541702
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Feminism With Men. How can men participate in feminism as a full and equal partner, respecting gender differences yet sharing a common vision with women for an oppression-free future? This book provides both male and female perspectives, academic insights and practical suggestions for (pro)feminist men seeking new ways to increase mutual understanding and to create cooperative efforts with feminist women.

Men Doing Feminism

Author: Tom Digby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135772150
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Men Doing Feminism. First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Men In Feminism Rle Feminist Theory

Author: Alice Jardine
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136204075
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Men In Feminism Rle Feminist Theory . What are men doing in feminist discourse? Although many feminists have commented on the relation, actual or possible, of men to feminist thinking and practice, and although some male academics have written about feminism, there has so far been little shared discussion. Men in Feminism is the first substantial attempt to produce a dialogue between feminists and their male allies. This lively book, comprised of essays by both men and women, is a controversial sally in the current debate over the future of feminist theory. Its focus is one seemingly direct and yet surprisingly prickly question: the actual and potential relationship of men to the now impressive and widely recognized body of feminist writing. Each essay attempts to assess the benefits or damage of male participation in feminism; several of the contributions stand in direct dialogue with others. The editors present, mediate and reflect upon the agreements and arguments in the book, as well as between themselves as editors. Their dialogue-afterword draws together the questions at the heart of the volume. Offering few comfortable answers, Men in Feminism will open up discussion of this theoretical and thoroughly political issue.

The Guy S Guide To Feminism

Author: Michael Kaufman
Publisher: Seal Press
ISBN: 1580053629
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The Guy S Guide To Feminism. Alphabetically arranged entries humorously discuss nearly one hundred topics related to the equal status of women and celebrate the changes that are making the lives of women, girls, and men richer, fuller, happier, and safer.

Men Who Believe In Feminism

Author: Amanda Goldrick-Jones
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275968229
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Men Who Believe In Feminism. Recounts and examines the goals, challenges, and accomplishments of profeminist men's groups.

The End Of Patriarchy

Author: Robert Jensen
ISBN: 9781742199924
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The End Of Patriarchy. The End of Patriarchy asks one key question: what do we need to create stable and decent human communities that can thrive in a sustainable relationship with the larger living world? Robert Jensen s answer is feminism and a critique of patriarchy. He calls for a radical feminist challenge to institutionalized male dominance; an uncompromising rejection of men s assertion of a right to control women s sexuality; and a demand for an end to the violence and coercion that are at the heart of all systems of domination and subordination. The End of Patriarchy makes a powerful argument that a socially just society requires no less than a radical feminist overhaul of the dominant patriarchal structures."

Working With Men

Author: Kate Cavanagh
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134832680
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Working With Men. One of feminism's key contributions to improving social work practice has been to expose the gender-blindness which has characterized social work policy and literature. Working with Men extends and diversifies this contribution by presenting a controversial collection of essays written by feminists about men. In what has been a previously unexplored area of social work, the contributors to Working with Men, feminist academics, researchers and practitioners, explore the issue of feminist practice with men highlighting the dilemmas which they have encountered in undertaking this work. They contend that for too long feminists have ignored the issue of direct work with men. The argument that men must take responsibility for their own reconstruction they assert is no longer sustainable: feminists must generate their own discourse about the nature of men and masculinity derived from their own experience of critically engaging with and challenging men. The contributors conclude that direct work with men is a legitimate feminist activity; that it is one important strand of a broader strategy whose ultimate goal is the empowerment of women. This book will be valuable reading for all students of social work and applied social science as well as social work practitioners and managers.