Reading List


Below are studies, publications, findings and reports from across the field of Domestic Violence, Sexism, Men’s Rights, LGBT Issues and related topics.

  1. ARLISS Laurie P., BORISOFF Deborah J., Women and men communicating: challenges and changes, Prospect Heights: Waveland Press, 2001
  2. BABINGTON Bruce, DAVIES Ann, POWRIE Phil, The trouble with men: masculinities in European and Hollywood cinema, New York: Wallflower Press, 2004
  3. BAKER Peter, MICK Cooper, The Manual: the complete man’s guide to life, London: Thorsons, 1996
  4. BARRETT Frank J., WHITEHEAD Stephen M., The Masculinities Reader, Cambridge: Polity Press, 2001
  5. BERGER Maurice, WALLIS Brian, WATSON Simon, Constructing Masculinity, New York: Routledge, 1995
  6. BORDO Susan, The Male Body: A New Look at Men in Public and Private, New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1999
  7. BROD H. & AUGUST E. R., Dialogue on men’s studies. Changing Men: Issues in Gender, Sex and Politics, 16
  8. BROD Harry, KAUFMAN Michael, Theorizing masculinities, Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1994
  9. BROD Harry, Men’s studies: from Achilles’ heel to Damocles’ sword. 1987
  10. BROD Harry, The Making of masculinities: the men’s studies, Boston: Allen & Unwin, 1987
  11. BROD Harry, The new men’s studies: From Feminist theory to gender scholarship. Hypatia: A Journal of Feminist Philosophy, 1986
  12. BUCHBINDER David, Masculinities and Identities, Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1994
  13. BUCHBINDER David, Performance Anxieties: Re-producing Masculinity, Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 1998
  14. CANTRIL H., The psychology of social movements. New York: John Wiley, 1941
  15. CARRIGAN T., CONNELL T., & LEE J., Toward a New Sociology of Masculinity. Theory and Society, 5(14).
  16. CARVER Terrell, Men in Political Theory, Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2004
  17. CHENG Cliff, Masculinities in organizations, Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1996
  18. CLATTERBAUGH Kenneth, Contemporary Perspectives on Masculinity: Men, Women, and Politics in Modern Society. 2nd edition,Oxford: Westview Press, 1997
  19. COATES Jennifer, Men talk: stories in the making of masculinities, Malden: Blackwell Pub, 2003
  20. COCKBURN Cynthia, In the way of women: men’s resistance to sex equality in organizations, N.Y.: ILR Press, 1991
  21. CONNELL R.W., Gender and Power: Society, the Person and Sexual Politics, Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 1987
  22. CONNELL R.W., Masculinities, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995
  23. CONNELL R.W., The Men and the Boys, Sydney: Allen & Unwin 2000
  24. CORNWALL Andrea, EDSTRöM Jerker, GREIG Alan, Men and development: politicizing masculinities, New York: Zed Books, 2011
  25. DAVIS T., Men’s Studies: Defining its contents and boundaries. Paper presented at the Tenth National Conference on Men and Masculinity, St. Louis, MO, 1985.
  26. DAVISON Kevin G., PINAR William F., Negotiating masculinities and bodies in schools: the implications of gender theory for the education of boys, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 2007
  27. DIGBY Tom, Men doing feminism, New York: Routledge, 1998
  28. DOUGLAS A., The feminization of American Culture, New York: Knopf, 1977
  29. DOUGLAS Peter, LINGARD Bob, Men engaging feminisms: pro-feminism, backlashes and schooling, Philadelphia: Open University Press, 1999
  30. DOYLE J. A, The Male Experience, Dubuque, IA: Wm. C. Brown, 1983
  31. DUBBERT J.L., A Men’s Place: Masculinity in Transition. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1979
  32. EDLEY Nigel, WETHERELL Margaret, Men in Perspective: Practice, Power and Identity, London: Prentice-Hall, 1995
  33. EDWARDS Tim, Cultures of masculinity, New York: Routledge, 2006
  34. EISENSTEIN H., Contemporary Feminist Thought, Boston: G. K. Hall, 1983
  35. ENGLAR-CARLSON Matt, STEVENS Mark A., In the room with men: a casebook of therapeutic change, Washington DC: American Psychological Association, 2006
  36. EWING Doris W., SCHACHT Steven P., Feminism and men: reconstructing gender relations, New York: New York University Press, 1998
  37. EWING Doris W., SCHACHT Steven P., Feminism With Men: Bridging the gender gap, Lanham: Roman and Littlefield, 2004
  38. FANNING Patrick, McKAY Matthew, Being a man: a guide to the new masculinity, Oakland: New Harbinger Publications, 1993
  39. FILENE P.G., Him/her/self: Sex roles in Modern America. New York: New American Library, 1976
  40. FLOOD Michael, GARDINER Judith K., PEASE Bob, PRINGLE Keith, International Encyclopedia of Men and Masculinities, New York: Routledge. 2007
  41. FRANKLIN C., The Changing Definition of Masculinity, New York: Plenum 1984
  42. FREEMAN J., Social Movements of the sixties and seventies, New York: Longman, 1983
  43. GARDINER Judith K., Masculinity Studies and Feminist Theory: New Directions, Columbia University Press, 2002
  44. GARDINER Judith K., Provoking agents: gender and agency in theory and practice, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1995
  45. GERLACH L. P., HINE V.H., People, Power Change: Movements of social transformation, Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1970
  46. GOODMAN Jacqueline, Global perspectives on gender and work: readings and interpretations, Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Pub., 2010
  47. HADDAD Tony, Men and Masculinities: A Critical Anthology, Toronto: Canadian Scholars’ Press, 1993
  48. HAGAN Kay L., Women Respond to the Men’s Movement, San Francisco: Harper, 1992
  49. HARRIS Ian M., Messages men hear: constructing masculinities, Bristol: Taylor & Francis, 1995
  50. HAYWOOD Chris, MAC AN GHAILL Mairtin, Men and Masculinities: Theory, Research and Social Practice, Open University Press, 2003
  51. HEARN Jeff, MORGAN David, Men, masculinities & social theory, Boston: Unwin Hyman, 1990
  52. HEARN Jeff, The Sexuality of organization, Newbury Park: Sage Publications, 1989
  53. HONDAGNEU-SOTELO Pierrette, MESSNER Michael A., ZINN Maxine Baca, Gender through the prism of difference, New York: Oxford University Press, 2005
  54. HOOKS B., Feminist Theory: from margin to center. Boston: South End, 1984
  55. HOOKS Bell, Feminism is for everybody: passionate politics, Cambridge: South End Press, 2000
  56. HOOKS Bell, The will to change: men, masculinity, and love, New York: Atria Books, 2004
  57. HOOPER Charlotte, Manly states: masculinities, international relations, and gender politics, New York: Columbia University Press, 2001
  58. INTERRANTE J., Dancing on the precipice: The men’s movement in the 80’s, Radical America, 15(6), 53-71
  59. JARDINE Alice, SMITH Paul, Men in feminism, New York: Methuen, 1987
  60. JOHANSSON Thomas, The transformation of sexuality: gender and identity in contemporary youth culture, Burlington: Ashgate, 2007
  61. JOHNSON Allan G., The gender knot: unraveling our patriarchal legacy, Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1997
  62. JOHNSON Sally, MEINHOF Ulrike Hanna, Language and masculinity, Cambridge: Blackwell Publishers, 1997
  63. KAUFMAN Michael (Article), The Construction of Masculinity and the Triad of Men’s Violence, in “Men’s Lives” edited by M.Kimmel and M.Messner, 1996
  64. KAUFMAN Michael & DILLA Aroldo, Community Power and Grass-Roots Democracy. The Transformation of Social Life. London: Zed Books, 1997
  65. KAUFMAN Michael, Beyond Patriarchy. Essays by Men on Pleasure, Power and Change, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1987
  66. KAUFMAN Michael, Cracking the Armour: Power, Pain and the Lives of Men. Toronto: Penguin, 1993
  67. KEHILY Mary Jane, NAYAK Anoop, Gender, youth and culture: young masculinities and femininities, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
  68. KIMMEL Michael S. & MICHAEL KAUFMAN (article) Weekend Warriors: Robert Bly and the Politics od Male Retraet, in The Politics of Manhood, 1995
  69. KIMMEL Michael S., (article) Born to Run: Fantasies of Male Escape from Rip Van Winkle to Robert Bly (or The Historical Rust on Iron John, Masculinities 1(3) 1993
  70. KIMMEL Michael S., (article) Consuming Manhood: The Feminization of American Culture and the Recreation of the Male Body, 1832-1920, 1993
  71. KIMMEL Michael S., (article) Legal Issues for Men in the 1990s, 1992
  72. KIMMEL Michael S., (article) Masculinity as Homophobia: Fear, Shame and Silence in Construction of Gender Identity, in Theorizing Masculinity, 1994
  73. KIMMEL Michael S., (article) The Crises of Masculinity in historical Perspective, in H.Brod “Men’s studies: From Achilles’ heel to Democles’ sword”, 1987
  74. KIMMEL Michael S., (article) The Invisibility of Masculinity in American Social Science, 1993
  75. KIMMEL Michael S., Against the tide: Pro-Feminist men in the US, 1776 – 1990. Boston, Mass: Beacon Press, 1992
  76. KIMMEL Michael S., ARONSON Amy, Men and masculinities: a social, cultural, and historian encyclopedia, Santa Barbara: ABC-CLIO, 2004
  77. KIMMEL Michael S., ARONSON Amy, The gendered society reader, New York: Oxford University Press, 2011
  78. KIMMEL Michael S., Changing men: new directions in research on men and masculinity, Newbury Park: Sage Publications, 1987, 1996
  79. KIMMEL Michael S., CONNELL R.W., HEARN Jeff, Handbook of studies on men & masculinities, Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2005
  80. KIMMEL Michael S., Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men, New York: Harper, 2008
  81. KIMMEL Michael S., Male responses to feminism at the turn of the century. Working paper, Rutgers University, Department of Sociology. 1986
  82. KIMMEL Michael S., Manhood in America: a cultural history, New York: Free Press, 1996
  83. KIMMEL Michael S., MESSNER Michael A., Men’s lives, Boston: Allyn and Bacon, 1998
  84. KIMMEL Michael S., Misframing men: the politics of contemporary masculinities, New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2010
  85. KIMMEL Michael S., MOSMILLER Thomas E., Against the tide: Pro-feminist men in the US, 1776-1990, A documentary History, Boston: Beacon 1992
  86. KIMMEL Michael S., The gender of desire: essays on male sexuality, New York: State University of New York Press, 2005
  87. KIMMEL Michael S., The Gendered Society. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000
  88. KIMMEL Michael S., The Politics of Manhood: Profeminist men respond to the mythopoetic men’s movement, Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995
  89. KNIGHTS Ben, Masculinities in text and teaching, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
  90. KUPERS Terry A., Revisioning Men’s lives: gender, intimacy, and power, London: Guilford Press, 1993
  91. LEMONS Gary L., Black male outsider: teaching as a pro-feminist man. A memoir, Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008
  92. LEVIT Nancy, Feminism for men: legal ideology and the construction of maleness, UCLA LawReview, 1995
  93. LEVIT Nancy, The gender line: men, women, and the law, New York: New York University Press, 1998
  94. LEWIS R., Men in Difficult Times: Masculinity Today and Tomorrow, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1982
  95. MAC AN GHAILL Mairtin, Understanding masculinities: social relations and cultural arenas, Philadelphia: Open University Press, 1996
  96. MacKINNON Catharine A., Women’s lives, men’s laws, Cambridge Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005
  97. MASON Christopher P., Crossing into manhood: a men’s studies curriculum, Youngstown, N.Y.: Cambria Press, 2006
  98. MAY Larry, Masculinity and Morality, London: Cornell University Press, 1998
  99. MAY Larry, STRIKWERDA Robert, Rethinking Masculinity: Philosophical explorations in Light of Feminism, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, 1992
  100. McCARTHY, JOHN D., ZALD M., Resource mobilization and social movements. American Journal of Sociology, 82(6), 1212-1241, 1977
  101. McLEAN Chris, CAREY Maggie, WHITE Cheryl, Men’s ways of being, Colorado: Westview Press, 1996
  102. MESSNER Michael A., Politics of masculinities: men in movements, Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1997
  103. MIEDZIAN Myriam, Boys Will Be Boys: Breaking the Link Between Masculinity and Violence, New York: Doubleday, 1991
  104. MINAS Anne, Gender basics: feminist perspectives on women and men, Belmont: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning, 2000
  105. MOTTL T., The analysis of contermovements. Social Problems, 8(5), 620-635, 1980
  106. MURPHY Peter F., Feminism and Masculinities, Oxford University Press, 1985
  107. NARDI Peter M., Men’s friendships, Newbury Park: Sage Publications, 1992
  108. PAYNE Kay E., Different but equal: communication between the sexes, Westport: Praeger, 2001
  109. PEASE Bob, Men and Gender Relations, Melbourne: Tertiary Press, 2002
  110. PEASE Bob, PRINGLE Keith, A man’s world? Changing men’s practices in a globalized world, New York: Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave, 2001
  111. PEASE Bob, Recreating Men: Postmodern Masculinity Politics, London: Sage, 2000
  112. PETERSEN Alan, Unmasking the Masculine: ‘Men’ and ‘Identity’ in a Sceptical Age, Thousand Oaks: Sage, 1998
  113. PFEIL Fred, White Guys: Studies in Postmodern Domination and Difference, New York: Verso, 1995
  114. PILCHER Jane, WHELEHAN Imelda, Fifty key concepts in gender studies, Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications, 2004
  115. PLECK J & PLECK E., The American Man. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1980
  116. PLECK J. & BRANNON R., Male roles and the male experience. Journal of Social Issues, 34(1), 1978
  117. PLECK J. & SAWYER J., Men and Masculinity. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1974
  118. PLECK J., BRANNON R, GRADY H., The Male sex-role: an annotated bibliography. Rockville, MD: National Institute of Mental Health, 1979
  119. PLECK, J., The Myth of Masculinity. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1981
  120. PORTER David, Between men and feminism, New York: Routledge, 1992
  121. PRINGLE Keith, Men, Masculinities and Social Welfare, London: UCL Press, 1995
  122. PUGH D., Sons of liberty: The masculine mind in 19th Century America. Westport, CT: Greendwood, 1984
  123. RUSPINI Elisabetta, Men and masculinities around the world: transforming men’s practices, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
  124. RUXTON Sandy, Gender Equality and Men: Learning from Practice, Oxford: Oxfam GB., 2004
  125. SCHOLZ Sally J., Feminism: a beginner’s guide, New York: Oneworld, 2010
  126. SEGAL Lynne, Slow Motion: Changing Masculinities, Changing Men. London: Virago, 1990
  127. SEIDLER Victor Jeleniewski, Man enough: embodying masculinities, Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 1997
  128. SEIDLER Victor Jeleniewski, Transforming Masculinities: Men, Cultures, Bodies, Power, Sex and Love, Routledge, 2005
  129. SEIDLER Victor Jeleniewski, Young men and masculinities: global cultures and intimate lives, New York: Zed Books, Distributed in the USA exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
  130. SIMPSON Mark, Male Impersonators: Men Performing Masculinity, New York: Routledge, 1994
  131. SMITH Paul, Boys: masculinities in contemporary culture, Boulder: Westview Press, 1996
  132. SNODGRASS Jon, A Book of Readings: For Men Against Sexism, Albion CA: Times Change Press, 1977
  133. SPENDER Dale, Men’s studies modified: the impact of feminism on the academic disciplines, New York: Pergamon Press, 1981
  134. STIEHM J.K., Women and men’s wars. Elmsford, NY: Pergamon, 1983
  135. STOLTENBERG John, Refusing To Be a Man: Essays on Sex and Justice, Suffolk: Fontana/Collins, 1990
  136. STOLTENBERG John, The End of Manhood: A Book for Men of Conscience, New York: Dutton, 1993
  137. STRAUSS Sylvia, Traitors to the masculine cause: the men’s campaigns for women’s rights, Westport: Greenwood Press, 1982
  138. SWEETMAN Caroline, Men and masculinity, Oxford: Oxfam, 1997
  139. TARRANT Shira, Men and feminism, Seal Studies, 2009
  140. TARRANT Shira, Men speak out: views on gender, sex and power, New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis, 2008
  141. TAYLOR Brian, Responding to men in crisis: masculinities, distress and the postmodern political landscape, New York: Routledge, 2006
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  142. TOLSON A., The Limits of Masculinity: Male identity and Women’s liberation. New York: Harper & Row, 1977
  143. TONG Rosemarie, Feminine and feminist ethics, Belmont: Wadsworth Pub, 1993
  144. TONG Rosemarie, Feminist thought: a comprehensive introduction, Boulder: Westview Press, 1989
  145. TOURAINE A., Solidarity: The Analysis of a social Movement, Poland. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983
  146. WHITEHEAD Stephen M., Men and Masculinities: Key Themes and New Directions, Cambridge: Polity Press, 2002
  147. WOOD Julia T., Gendered lives: communication, gender, and culture, Belmont: Wadsworth Thomson Learning, 2001
  148. YOUNG Cathy, Men Troubles: making sense of the men’s movement, 1994