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by K. Phillips

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  • ISBN 0230623034
  • ISBN13 978-0230623033
  • Language English
  • Author K. Phillips
  • Publisher Palgrave Macmillan; 2006 edition (April 7, 2011)
  • Pages 227
  • Formats mobi lit mobi azw
  • Category Fiction
  • Subcategory History and Criticism
  • Size ePub 1792 kb
  • Size Fb2 1547 kb
  • Rating: 4.8
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In this study, Kathy Janette Phillips uses literature from World War I, World War II, the Vietnam War and the Iraq wars to argue that labelling broadly human traits 'feminine' helps societies manipulate men to war. Phillips also shows that damning pleasure fuels wars by encouraging the displacement of sexuality into violence.

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Manipulating Masculinity:. her textual analysis remains careful and subtle throughout. This book offers thoughtful cultural context for considering contemporary warfare and gender construction.

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Manipulating Masculinity : War and Gender in Modern British and American Literature. by Kathy J. Phillips. In this study, Kathy Janette Phillips uses literature from World War I, World War II, the Vietnam War and the Iraq wars to argue that labelling broadly human traits 'feminine' helps societies manipulate men to war. Phillips also shows that damning pleasure fuels wars by encouraging the displacement of sexuality into violence.

American literature is literature written or produced in the United States of America and its preceding colonies (for specific discussions of poetry and theater, see Poetry of the United States and Theater in the United States)

American literature is literature written or produced in the United States of America and its preceding colonies (for specific discussions of poetry and theater, see Poetry of the United States and Theater in the United States). Before the founding of the United States, the British colonies on the eastern coast of the present-day United States were heavily influenced by English literature. The American literary tradition thus began as part of the broader tradition of English literature.

Focusing on the period from the end of World War II to the 1980s, the .

Focusing on the period from the end of World War II to the 1980s, the essays each take up a topic with particular cultural and historical resonance, whether it is hypermasculinity in early cold war films; the articulation of male anxieties in plays by Arthur Miller, David Mamet and Sam Shepard; the evolution of photographic depictions of masculinity from the 1960s. Stefan Horlacher is Chair of English Literature at the Dresden University of Technology, Germany, and Kevin Floyd is Associate Professor of English at Kent State University, USA. Đọc thêm.

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to the 1980s; or the representations of masculinity in the fiction of American and British writers such as Patricia Highsmith, Richard Yates, John Braine, Martin Amis, Evan S. Connell, James Dickey, John Berger, Philip Roth, Frank Chin, and Maxine Hong Kingston. Books related to Post-World War II Masculinities in British and American Literature and Culture.

The history of American literature can be divided into five periods: Colonial and Early National, Romantic, Realism and . Romanticism as a worldview took hold in western Europe in the late 18th century, and American writers embraced it in the early 19th century.

The history of American literature can be divided into five periods: Colonial and Early National, Romantic, Realism and Naturalism, Modernist, and Contemporary. Each has its own unique characteristics, notable authors, and representative works. Edgar Allan Poe most vividly depicted, and inhabited, the role of the Romantic individual-a genius, often tormented and always struggling against convention-during the 1830s and up to his mysterious death in 1849.