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The Resource Masculinity in the modern west : gender, civilization and the body, Christopher E. Forth

Masculinity in the modern west : gender, civilization and the body, Christopher E. Forth

Label
Masculinity in the modern west : gender, civilization and the body
Title
Masculinity in the modern west
Title remainder
gender, civilization and the body
Statement of responsibility
Christopher E. Forth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Forth, Christopher E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM636
LC item number
.F67 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human body
  • Masculinity
  • Men
Label
Masculinity in the modern west : gender, civilization and the body, Christopher E. Forth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-277) and index
Contents
Part one : making and unmaking the gentleman -- Four faces of civilization, c.1500-1750 -- Balancing acts : the paradox of the gentleman -- Part two : male bodies in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries -- The armor of health and the diseases of civilization -- A diet of pleasures? : the incorporation of manhood -- Building bodies : violence, pain and the nation -- Part three : the twentieth century and beyond -- Modern primitives : manhood and metamorphosis around 1900 -- Men of steel : technologies of the male body -- The last men? : consuming manhood since 1945 -- Conclusion : the return of the repressed
Control code
224444046
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 285 p.
Isbn
9781403912411
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015904
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)224444046
Label
Masculinity in the modern west : gender, civilization and the body, Christopher E. Forth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 238-277) and index
Contents
Part one : making and unmaking the gentleman -- Four faces of civilization, c.1500-1750 -- Balancing acts : the paradox of the gentleman -- Part two : male bodies in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries -- The armor of health and the diseases of civilization -- A diet of pleasures? : the incorporation of manhood -- Building bodies : violence, pain and the nation -- Part three : the twentieth century and beyond -- Modern primitives : manhood and metamorphosis around 1900 -- Men of steel : technologies of the male body -- The last men? : consuming manhood since 1945 -- Conclusion : the return of the repressed
Control code
224444046
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 285 p.
Isbn
9781403912411
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008015904
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)224444046

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