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Guyland : the perilous world where boys become men / Michael Kimmel.

Author/Creator:
Kimmel, Michael S.
Publication:
New York : Harper, c2008.
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 332 p. ; 24 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Young men -- United States.
Masculinity -- United States.
Maturation (Psychology) -- United States.
Contents:
1. Welcome to Guyland
2. "What's the rush?" : Guyland as a new stage of development
3. "Bros before hos" : the guy code
4. High school : boot camp for Guyland
5. The rites of almost-men : binge drinking, fraternity hazing, and the elephant walk
6. Sports crazy
7. Boys and their toys : Guyland's media
8. Babes in Boyland : pornography
9. Hooking up : sex in Guyland
10. Predatory sex and party rape
11. Girls in Guyland : eyes on the guys
12. "Just guys"
Notes:
"Understanding the critical years between 16 and 26"--Jacket.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [291-316]) and index.
ISBN:
9780060831349 :
0060831340 :
OCLC:
191930276