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Title Men's health and illness [electronic resource] : gender, power, and the body / edited by Donald Sabo & David Frederick Gordon.

Publication Info. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1995]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Harvard Diggins Lib E-Resource - HRLY-11  NETLIBRARY E-BOOK    AVAILABLE
Description ix, 334 pages ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Research on men and masculinities series ; 8
Research on men and masculinities series ; 8.
Note "Published in cooperation with the Men's Studies Association, a task group of the National Organization for Men Against Sexism."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Rethinking men's health and illness / Donald Sabo and David Frederick Gordon -- Contributions of changing gender differences in behavior and social roles to changing gender differences in mortality / Ingrid Waldron -- Premature death among males / Judith M. Stillion -- Masculinity, men's roles, and coronary heart disease / Vicki S. Helgeson -- Life's too short to die small / Alan M. Klein -- Health among African American males / Robert Staples -- Gender politics, pain, and illness / Carol Polych and Donald Sabo -- Sport, masculinity, and the injured body / Philip G. White, Kevin Young, and William G. McTeer -- Coming to terms / Thomas J. Gerschick and Adam S. Miller -- Men's style of nurturing elders / Lenard W. Kaye and Jeffrey S. Applegate -- Sexual adaptations among gay men with HIV / Richard Tewksbury -- Testicular cancer and masculinity / David Frederick Gordon -- Identity dilemmas of chronically ill men / Kathy Charmaz -- Men who survive a suicidal act / Silvia Sara Canetto.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
Subject Men -- Health and hygiene -- Social aspects.
Men -- Health and hygiene -- Psychological aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Sabo, Donald F.
Gordon, David (David Frederick)
NetLibrary, Inc.
Men's Studies Association (U.S.)
Other Form: Original 080394814X (DLC) 95017398 (OCoLC)32469215
ISBN 0585254451 electronic bk. $29.95

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