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Dismembering the male

men"s bodies, Britain and the Great War

by Joanna Bourke

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Men -- Great Britain,
    • Masculinity -- Great Britain,
    • Body, Human -- Social aspects -- Great Britain,
    • Sociology of disability -- Great Britain,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Social aspects -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-329) and index.

      StatementJoanna Bourke.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1090.7.G7 B68 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination336 p. :
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL808229M
      ISBN 100226067467
      LC Control Number95044964
      OCLC/WorldCa33334493

      Dismembering the Male also examines the way in which the war affected men socially. The absence of women encouraged male intimacy, but differences of class, regiment, religion, and ethnicity acted as barriers between men and the trauma of war and the co. nstant threat of death did not encourage closeness. between men of different classes and ages. Dismembering the Male concludes that ultimately, attempts to reconstruct a new type of masculinity failed as the threat of another war, and with it the sacrifice of a new generation of men, intensified. Dismembering the Male: Men's Bodies, Britain, and the Great War By Joanna Bourke Bibliography.

        Buy Dismembering the Male by Joanna Bourke from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Dismembering the Male by Professor Joanna Bourke, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(43).

        Based on letters, diaries and oral histories, "Dismembering the Male" explores the impact of the 'war to end all wars' on the male body. Joanna Bourke argues convincingly that military experiences led to a greater sharing of gender identities between men of Author: Professor Joanna Bourke.   Dismembering the Male is, then, an inspirational book in many ways. It is also sometimes a frustrating book, mainly as a result of its wide remit: men have men’s bodies and like gender, the body is everywhere. It is not always evident what makes this book a history of men’s bodies rather than simply of men and what they felt, thought, and did.


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