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By Christopher Morriss-Roberts,Keith Gilbert

Jockocracy: Queering Masculinity in game is a e-book that is in itself innovative and cutting edge. it's novel since it presents insights into the Queering of male homosocial carrying environments and the connection to masculinity and the physique in carrying contexts. It presents chapters which disguise multidimensional under-researched parts of data and highlights specific Queered epistemological demanding situations. This publication considers the connection that males have with their our bodies in homosocial wearing environments and as such acknowledgement is given to the bonds that males make in defining their masculinity; this comprises the function of the physique and the surroundings during which this physique exists. This ebook presents chapters which conceal professional components akin to: the origins of masculinity and activity, queer idea, sexuality and masculinity, metrosexulaity, recreation and queer idea and eventually presents a concept of masculinity within the context of queered activity. it's instrumental in constructing the constructs of Masculine Capital in activity and as such this ebook must have an influence on activities sociology and activities administration but in addition offer major principles for gender, masculinity, and sexuality reviews courses.

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