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Title Men's health : body, identity and social context / edited by Alex Broom, Philip Tovey.
Imprint Chichester, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
Book Jacket
 Main Collection  RA564.83 .M49 2009    AVAILABLE


Call # RA564.83 .M49 2009
Phys. Description ix, 220 p. : ill. ; ; 25 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Theorising masculinity and men's health -- Positioning prostate cancer as the problematic third testicle -- Men, masculinity, and help-seeking behaviour -- Gender and psychosocial adaptation after a coronary event : a relational analysis -- Spectacular risk, public health, and the technological mediation of the sexual practices of gay men -- Young men, masculinity, and alcohol -- Men's mental health -- Sport, health, and steroids : paradox, contradiction, or ethical self-formation? -- Racialised masculinities and the health of immigrant and refugee men -- Future research agenda in men's health.
Subject Men -- Health and hygiene -- Social aspects.
Masculinity -- Social aspects.
Human body -- Social aspects.
Gender identity -- Social aspects.
Alt Author Broom, Alex.
Tovey, Philip, 1963-
ISBN 9780470516560 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0470516569 (pbk. : alk. paper)