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The Handbook of Studies on Men and Masculinities is an interdisciplinary and international culmination of the growth of men's studies that also offers insight about future directions for the field. The Handbook provides a broad view of masculinities primarily across the social sciences, with the inclusion of important debates in some areas of the humanities and natural sciences. The various approaches presented in this Handbook range across different disciplines, theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and conceptualizations in relation to the topic of men. Editors Michael S. Kimmel, Jeff Hearn, and Robert W. Connell have assembled an esteemed group of contributors who are among the best-known experts in their particular fields.

Men and Masculinities in Work, Organizations, and Management
Men and masculinities in work, organizations, and management
David L.Collinson, JeffHearn

Drawing on the important insights of second wave feminism, the field of critical studies of men and masculinities is now well established, and it has become so in the relatively short span of time of the last 20 years or so. Yet, within this field, men's relations to work, organizations, and management have not generally been very prominent. Despite the fact that these relations provide some of the most obvious sources of men's individual and collective power, there has been something of an avoidance of these issues even within the general critical field. Often informed primarily by social theory rather than organizational theory, studies of masculinity have tended ...

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