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ERIC Number: EJ630236
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0142-5692
'Cool Boys,''Party Animals,''Squids' and 'Poofters': Interrogating the Dynamics and Politics of Adolescent Masculinities in School.
Martino, Wayne
British Journal of Sociology of Education, v20 n2 p239-63 Jun 1999
Drawing from interviews with adolescent boys ages 15-17 who attend a co-educational high school in Perth, Western Australia, explores the ways in which boys fashion their masculinities. Uses Foucault's claims about the production of subjectivity to investigate the norms informing the boys' conduct. Considers implications for addressing issues of masculinity in schools. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia