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The will to change : men, masculinity, and love

Author: Bell Hooks
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Atria books hardcover edView all editions and formats
"Written in response to the author's in-depth discussions with men who were inspired by her trilogy, All About Love, Salvation, and Communion, bell hook's The Will to Change addresses maleness and masculinity in new and challenging ways. With trademark candor and fierce intelligence, hooks answers the most common concerns of men, such as fear of intimacy and loss of their patriarchal place in society. She believes  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hooks, Bell.
Will to change.
New York : Atria Books, 2004
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bell Hooks
ISBN: 0743456076 9780743456074
OCLC Number: 53930053
Description: xvii, 188 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface: About Men --
1. Wanted: Men Who Love --
2. Understanding Patriarchy --
3. Being a Boy --
4. Stopping Male Violence --
5. Male Sexual Being --
6. Work: What's Love Got to Do with It? --
7. Feminist Manhood --
8. Popular Culture: Media Masculinity --
9. Healing Male Spirit --
10. Reclaiming Male Integrity --
11. Loving Men.
Other Titles: Men, masculinity, and love
Responsibility: bell hooks.


In a social and cultural analysis, the author of All About Love explores the world of masculinity and maleness to address some of men's most common concerns, including a fear of intimacy and the loss  Read more...
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George Weinbergauthor of "Why Men Won't Commit"Compelling study of the culture's unfairness to men.

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