Chapter 8. ‘There are Problems’: Men's Talk and Contemporary Masculinities

  1. Jennifer Coates

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755617.ch8

Men Talk: Stories in the Making of Masculinities

Men Talk: Stories in the Making of Masculinities

How to Cite

Coates, J. (ed) (2003) ‘There are Problems’: Men's Talk and Contemporary Masculinities, in Men Talk: Stories in the Making of Masculinities, Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755617.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631220459

Online ISBN: 9780470755617

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Keywords:

  • masculinity;
  • problems;
  • civilization;
  • suicide rate;
  • social changes

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • ‘There Are Problems’: Men's Talk and Contemporary Masculinities

  • Masculinity in Crisis?

  • The Constraining Hand of Hegemonic Masculinity

  • ‘Concealing Our Vulnerability’: Men and the Expression of Emotion

  • Lowering the Boats