This is the first historical account of the masculine stereotype as it evolved in modern Western culture. It shows how 20th-century fascism gave the manly ideal its extreme expression - in mass rallies that glorified the storm trooper while attacking such 'unmanly men' as Jews and homosexuals.
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(210mm x 138mm x 16mm)
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Author Biography - George L. Mosse
George L. Mosse is Bascom-Weinstein Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and is Koebner Professor of History Emeritus at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.