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Understanding young Christian religious men's constructions of masculine identity.
“Understanding young Christian religious men’s constructions of masculine identity” This study aims to address the question of whether and how religious belief, affiliation and identity impacts on young men’s construction ...
How do men negotiate a masculine identity in different contexts?
The aim of this research is to investigate how men negotiate a masculine identity in different contexts, using Dialogical Self Theory. As a first step, it was important to explore whether or not men do perform their ...
A qualitative study of subjective male identities among South African adolescents in rural and urban settings using a photo-narrative method.
Masculinity is a relevant and important research priority in South Africa, where problematic constructions of adolescent masculinity are linked with a range of health issues and psychosocial risks. The theoretical basis ...
Queering gender : an exploration of the subjective experience of the development of transgender identity.
Gender identity disorder is a disorder that challenges the predominant cultural understanding of gender and sex. A transgender person believes that s/he is of the opposite sex and gender than her/his natal sex. This study ...
Discourses of love and money : exploring constructions of gender and romantic relationships.
This dissertation considers gender relations and intimacy in romantic relationships within the context of economic globalization and consumer culture. The aim was to explore how the economic structure of South African ...