When medicalizationOCothe characterization of human traits in terms of disease and ailmentOCofirst appeared as a concept in the 1970s, most social science gender scholarship focused on female or genderless bodies. The work on men, health, and medicine was scant and tended to depict masculinity as intrinsically damaging to men's health. "Medicalized Masculinities" considers how these threads in scholarship failed to consider the male body adequately and presents cutting-edge research into the definition and regulation of ...

Medicalized Masculinities 2006, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781592130986

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Medicalized Masculinities 2006, Temple University Press, Philadelphia, PA

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