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Order Restored? Chinese Masculinities in the German Crime Television Series Tatort

Arnhilt Johanna Hoefle

in The Cosmopolitan Dream: Transnational Chinese Masculinities in a Global Age

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9789888455850
eISBN:
9789888455478
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888455850.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter studies the depiction of Chinese protagonists in the crime series Tatort, the most extensive and longest-running fictional television program in the German-speaking countries. The ... More


The Politicization of Sexuality

Claire Laurier Decoteau

in Ancestors and Antiretrovirals: The Bio-Politics of HIV/AIDS in Post-Apartheid South Africa

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780226064451
eISBN:
9780226064628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226064628.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Whereas Thabo Mbeki reconfigured racial politics in his attempt to avoid financing antiretroviral provision while simultaneously promoting an African renaissance, President Jacob Zuma’s reign has ... More


Introduction

Daniel Jordan Smith

in To Be a Man Is Not a One-Day Job: Masculinity, Money, and Intimacy in Nigeria

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226491516
eISBN:
9780226491790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226491790.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Men’s complaints about monetary hardships are ubiquitous in contemporary Nigeria. But while men talk frequently about money, underlying their economic worries are broader concerns about the shifting ... More


Conclusion

Daniel Jordan Smith

in To Be a Man Is Not a One-Day Job: Masculinity, Money, and Intimacy in Nigeria

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226491516
eISBN:
9780226491790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226491790.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

The conclusion draws together the book’s larger argument about masculinity in Nigeria. First, it looks again at what performing masculinity means in practice, particularly as it plays out in the ... More


Introduction

Kelly J. Murphy

in Rewriting Masculinity: Gideon, Men, and Might

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190619398
eISBN:
9780190619411
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190619398.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The introduction starts with a brief history of the Gideons International, an organization that was named after the character of Gideon found in the biblical book of Judg 6–8. While the Gideons chose ... More


The Gendered Landscape

Xon De Ros

in The Poetry of Antonio Machado: Changing the Landscape

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198736806
eISBN:
9780191800450
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198736806.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory, Poetry

After a discussion of the period’s gender ideology articulated around contemporary interpretations of the character of Don Juan, section II of this chapter explores the traditional connection of ... More


Masculinity Gone Awry: Intimate Partner Violence, Crime, and Insecurity

Daniel Jordan Smith

in To Be a Man Is Not a One-Day Job: Masculinity, Money, and Intimacy in Nigeria

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226491516
eISBN:
9780226491790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226491790.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

Even as this book challenges many of the assumptions associated with the assertion that there is a crisis of masculinity in Nigeria, and rejects the idea that the country’s social problems reflect ... More


Colonial Nostalgias and the Reinvention of Culture

Jason Hickel

in Democracy as Death: The Moral Order of Anti-Liberal Politics in South Africa

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780520284227
eISBN:
9780520959866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520284227.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, African Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores an emerging trend in Durban-area townships: people seeking to learn ritual practice in a bid to reconnect with their ancestors. Set against the backdrop of neoliberal ... More


Of Men and Cattle

Jacqueline M. Moore

in Cow Boys and Cattle Men: Class and Masculinities on the Texas Frontier, 1865-1900

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814757390
eISBN:
9780814759844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814757390.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter discusses the so-called crisis of masculinity that occurred in the late nineteenth century, and provides an overview of the history of the cattle industry, particularly the shift to more ... More


Is This England ′86 and ′88? Memory, Haunting and Return through Television Seriality

David Rolinson and Faye Woods

in Shane Meadows: Critical Essays

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780748676392
eISBN:
9780748693856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748676392.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

A preoccupation with real or symbolic father-figures is perhaps the dominant thematic trope in Shane Meadows' films. Often associated with the so-called ‘crisis of masculinity’, this emphasis on ... More


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