Description - Remaking Men by David J. Tacey
The nature of masculinity is a popular subject for contemporary authors, either treated critically from a sociological standpoint, or analysed from a psychological and spiritual perspective. In Remaking Men, David Tacey argues that we must strive to bridge the gap between these separate traditions - masculinity should neither be hijacked by the spiritual, Jung-influenced men's movement, nor discussed merely as a product of socio-political forces. Examining his own and other men's experience in a critical and lively discourse he evades the simplistic optimism of the 'inner journey' approach and the chronic pessimism of contemporary academic arguments. This is a fascinating and very accessible look at masculinity for those who want to explore self and society with intelligence and soul.
Buy Remaking Men by David J. Tacey from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
(216mm x 138mm x 20mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of Publication:
Other Editions - Remaking Men by David J. Tacey
Book Reviews - Remaking Men by David J. Tacey