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6 edition of The Manly Modern found in the catalog.

The Manly Modern

Masculinity in Postwar Canada (Sexuality Studies Series)

by Christopher Dummitt

  • 64 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Univ of British Columbia Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Canada,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Canada - Post-Confederation (1867-),
  • 20th century,
  • British Columbia,
  • Case studies,
  • History,
  • Masculinity,
  • Men,
  • Social aspects,
  • Social conditions,
  • Vancouver

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8080846M
    ISBN 100774812745
    ISBN 109780774812740

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The Manly Modern by Christopher Dummitt Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Manly Modern, the first major book on the history of masculinity in Canada, traces the history of what happened when men’s supposed modernity became one of their defining features.

Through a series of case studies covering such diverse subjects as car culture, mountaineering, war veterans, murder trials, and a bridge collapse, Christopher Dummitt argues that the very i/5.

The Manly Modern, the first major book on the history of masculinity in Canada, traces the history of what happened when men’s supposed modernity became one of their defining features.

Through a series of case studies covering such diverse subjects as car culture, mountaineering, war veterans, murder trials, and a bridge collapse, Christopher Dummitt argues that the very idea of what it Author: Christopher Dummitt.

The Manly Modern, the first major book on the history of masculinity in Canada, traces the history of what happened when men’s supposed modernity became one of their defining features.

Through a series of case studies covering such diverse subjects as car culture, mountaineering, war veterans, murder trials, and a bridge collapse, Christopher Dummitt argues that the very idea of what it. The Manly Modern ×/strong> On this public site, books and documents are presented only as previews.

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