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Department
Women & Gender Studies
Course
WS100
Professor
Karen Stote
Semester
Fall

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thWeek 5 Lecture 1Oct 9 2013 Masculinity Sexuality and Violence QuestionsWhat it means to be masculine in our societyHow does media influence these ideasHow so these ideas influence our sexuality andor homophobiaWhat is the connection between societys vision of masculinity and the rates of violence against women Movie Men in action movies using gunsMen in sportsVIOLENCETough guisehiding what they are actually feeling The idea that men need to adopt a hypermasculine posture in order to gain credibilityMasculinity theory Influenced by the work of Raewyn Connelo Masculinities are actively and socially constructed No one pattern found everywhereDependent on the social political and economic text Are able to changeConnells Hie
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