1st Edition

Nine Lives
Adolescent Masculinities, The Body And Violence

ISBN 9780367157395
Published October 19, 2020 by Routledge
168 Pages

USD $49.95

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Book Description

This book presents the life stories of nine boys to examine the differential use of violence as a resource for "doing masculinity" in specific situations and circumstances thus helping us understand the highly gendered ratio of crime in industrialized societies as well as national tragedies.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Sam 3. Hugh 4. From Predisposition to Violent Event Family, School, and Violent Predispositions 5. Jerry 6. Nonviolence and Social Change Violent Versus Nonviolent Boys

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