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ERIC Number: EJ548443
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0954-0253
"Lads and Laughter": Humour and the Production of Heterosexual Hierarchies.
Kehily, Mary Jane; Nayak, Anoop
Gender and Education, v9 n1 p69-87 Mar 1997
Focuses upon the role of humor in the cultures of young men in school and argues that humor is a technique used for the regulation of masculinities and the negotiation of sexual hierarchies within pupil cultures. Also focuses on conformist aspects of humor and recognizes the oppressive dynamics articulated in these exchanges. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Great Britain)