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The guy's guide to feminism

The guy's guide to feminism

Author: Michael Kaufman; Michael S Kimmel
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
In just one generation, age-old ideas about women have been swept aside ... but what does that have to do with men? Authors Michael Kaufman and Michael Kimmel, two of the world's leading male advocates of gender equality, believe it has everything to do with them--and that it's crucial to educate men about feminism in order for them to fully understand just how important and positive these changes have been for

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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kaufman, Michael, 1951-
Guy's guide to feminism.
Berkeley, CA : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2011
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Kaufman; Michael S Kimmel
ISBN: 9781580053624 1580053629
OCLC Number: 707257256
Description: 199 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Ally --
Anger --
Autonomy --
Beauty --
Birth control --
Booze --
Bra burning --
Chivalry --
Consent --
Custody and child support --
Dads --
Domestic violence/wife assault --
Education --
Emotion --
Equality, equity, and liberation --
"Feminazi" --
Feminism --
Friendship --
Fundamentalism --
Gender vs. sex --
Genital cutting --
Girls gone wild --
Good relationships: a recipe --
Guilt --
Harassment/sexual harassment --
Health --
Homophobia --
Honor killings --
Housework --
Inequality --
Intersectionality --
Jobs --
Jokes --
Kids/childcare --
Language/words that make women disappear --
Listening --
Love --
Macho/machismo: an interview with two authors --
Madison Avenue/advertising --
Male bashing --
Marriage --
Men's rights --
Military --
Misogyny/misandry --
Ms. --
New resproductive technologies --
No --
Orgasm --
Patriarchy --
The personal is political --
PMS --
Politically correct --
Porn --
Privilege (a riddle) --
Pro-choice/abortion --
Quotas, affirmative action, reverse discrimination --
Race and racism --
Rape/sexual assault --
Rape as a weapon of war --
Religion --
Sex --
Sexism --
Sex trade/prostitution --
Sexual orientation --
Sport --
Stalking --
Take back the night --
Title IX --
Trafficking --
Underclass/poverty --
Unions --
Vaginas/vulvas --
Violence: four reasons why it's an issue for good men --
Wave! (catching the three waves of feminism) --
White Ribbon Campaign --
Women's shelters and crisis centers --
Women's studies --
XX/XY --
Yes --
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Responsibility: Michael Kaufman and Michael Kimmel.


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"From sexist ads to honor killings, there are seventy-plus feminist issues explained in The Guy's Guide to Feminism--a relevant, inclusive, funny, and straight-to-the-point explanation of how and why Read more...

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