Lisbon Revisited: Urban Masculinities in Twentieth-Century Portuguese Fiction, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Lisbon Revisited

Urban Masculinities in Twentieth-Century Portuguese Fiction, 1st Edition

By Rhian Atkin

Routledge

208 pages

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Description

This book examines three specific fictional texts as case studies for an exploration of the ways in which masculinities are conceived of and performed in urban Portuguese society over the twentieth century. It interrogates the relationships between masculinities and socio-political change in Lisbon.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Masculine Subjectivities in the Modern City 2. Masculinities in the Streets 3. Masculinities and Consumer Society 4. Men at Home, Men at Work 5. Conclusion

Subject Categories

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FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Journalism
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LITERARY CRITICISM / General