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The Resource Dying to be men : youth, masculinity and social exclusion, Gary T. Barker

Dying to be men : youth, masculinity and social exclusion, Gary T. Barker

Label
Dying to be men : youth, masculinity and social exclusion
Title
Dying to be men
Title remainder
youth, masculinity and social exclusion
Statement of responsibility
Gary T. Barker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on field research and interviews in the USA and Brazil, Dying to be a Man explores how manhood or male identity is shaped in poor urban settings, how it is that some young men resist the prevailing norms, what the implications are for
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barker, Gary
Dewey number
305.242/1/08694
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ799.6
LC item number
.B37 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Sexuality, culture and health series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young men
  • Youth with social disabilities
  • Marginality, Social
  • Men
  • Masculinity
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Marginality, Social
  • Masculinity
  • Men
  • Young men
  • Youth with social disabilities
Label
Dying to be men : youth, masculinity and social exclusion, Gary T. Barker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why the worry about young men? -- 'Are you a hippy or a kicker?': a personal story and a way of understanding manhood -- 'Don't worry, I'm not a thief': the story of João -- The trouble with young men: coming of age in social exclusion -- In the headlines: interpersonal violence and gang involvement -- No place at school: low-income young men and educational attainment -- 'If you don't work, you have to steal': low income young men and employment -- In the heat of the moment: relating to women, having sex -- Learning to live with women, becoming fathers -- Dying to be men, living as men: conclusions and final reflections
Control code
252995604
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 186 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203425664
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252995604
Label
Dying to be men : youth, masculinity and social exclusion, Gary T. Barker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why the worry about young men? -- 'Are you a hippy or a kicker?': a personal story and a way of understanding manhood -- 'Don't worry, I'm not a thief': the story of João -- The trouble with young men: coming of age in social exclusion -- In the headlines: interpersonal violence and gang involvement -- No place at school: low-income young men and educational attainment -- 'If you don't work, you have to steal': low income young men and employment -- In the heat of the moment: relating to women, having sex -- Learning to live with women, becoming fathers -- Dying to be men, living as men: conclusions and final reflections
Control code
252995604
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 186 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203425664
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252995604

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