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Real boys : concepts of masculinity among school teachers.
Internationally research on masculinity in schools has become an area of increasing interest. Little such research has been carried out in South Africa. This thesis investigates teachers' perceptions of masculinity in a ...
An exploration of the experiences of blind male students and how they negotiate their masculinity.
Masculinity is considered to be a fundamental aspect of a male identity while living with a disability has a negative impact on the construction of this identity. The notion of masculinity has been highly influenced by ...
Women's stereotypes of masculinity across the different contexts of work, family, friendship and romantic partnerships.
The construction of hegemonic masculinity cannot be understood outside its relationship to emphasized femininity. Women’s negotiation of masculinity is dependent on their own feminine identity narratives (emphasized or ...
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 ...
An investigation into the relationship between masculinity, cultural worldviews and societal risk perceptions in a sample of school-going boys
This study investigated the relationship between masculinity, cultural worldviews, and societal risk perceptions in a sample of school-going boys between the ages of 17 and 18 years old. The main objective was to examine ...
Masculinity : an analysis of individual positioning and coping related to hegemony.
Current research in masculinity studies has emphasised the social construction of a masculine identity rooted in historical and cultural contexts. This view excludes the psychological processes involved in the construction ...