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Description - The Meanings of Macho by Matthew C. Gutmann

In this compelling study of machismo in Mexico City, Matthew Gutmann overturns many stereotypes of male culture in Mexico and offers a sensitive and often surprising look at how Mexican men see themselves, parent their children, relate to women, and talk about sex. This tenth anniversary edition features a new preface that updates the stories of the book's key protagonists.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780520250130
ISBN-10: 0520250133
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Pages: 362
Imprint: University of California Press
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish Date: 6-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Matthew C. Gutmann

Matthew Gutmann is Professor of Anthropology, Ethnic Studies, and Latin American Studies at Brown University and is the author of The Meanings of Macho: Being a Man in Mexico City (Tenth Anniversary edition, 2006) and The Romance of Democracy: Compliant Defiance in Contemporary Mexico (2002), both from UC Press.

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