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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Honor -- France -- History,
    • Men -- France -- Conduct of life -- History,
    • Masculinity -- France -- History,
    • France -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-309) and index.

      StatementRobert A. Nye.
      SeriesStudies in the history of sexuality
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBJ1533.H8 N84 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 316 p. :
      Number of Pages316
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1719285M
      ISBN 100195046498
      LC Control Number92022151

      Honor, Masculinity, and Ritual Knife Fighting in Nineteenth-Century Greece. THOMAS W. GALLANT. ONTHE SWELTERING NIGHT OF JULY26, , Tonia Theodoros from the village of Agios Theodoros on the island of Kerkyra brutally slashed the face of his fellow villager Gioragachi Mokastiriotis. Histories of Masculinity. Masculinity and Male Codes of Honour in Modern France. New York: Oxford University Press. Nye, Robert A. (). Kinship, Male Bonds, and Masculinity in Comparative Perspective. Masculinity, Honor, and the Antiparty Tradition, Oxford Univ Press. Panchasi, Roxanne. (). Reconstructions.


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In doing so, Nye destabilizes and historicizes the male Cited by: Gender studies have become an area of great interest in many disciplines. Here, Nye examines the evolving definitions of masculinity in France since the eighteenth century.

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