Boys and Their Toys? by Roger Horowitz
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Boys and Their Toys?
By Roger Horowitz

Boys and Their Toys?

Masculinity, Class and Technology in America

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Boys and Their Toys? by Roger Horowitz

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Negotiating the divide between "respectable manhood" and "rough manhood" this book explores masculinity at work and at play through provocative essays on labor unions, railroads, vocational training programs, and NASCAR racing.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415929325
ISBN-10: 0415929326
Format: Hardback
(229mm x 152mm x 21mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Routledge Member of the Taylor and Francis Group
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 20-Sep-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Roger Horowitz

Roger Horowitz is the associate director of the Hagley Museum and Library's Center for the History of Business, Technology and Society in Wilmington, Delaware. He is author of Negro and White Unite: A Social History Industrial Unionism in Meatpacking, and is editor of His and Hers: Gender Consumption, and Technology.

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