Redundant Masculinities: Employment Change and White Working Class Youth

Front Cover
Wiley, 2003 M08 8 - 287 pages
Redundant Masculinities? investigates the links between the so-called 'crisis of masculinity' and contemporary changes in the labour market through the lives of young working class men.
  • Allows the voices of poorly-educated young men to be heard.
  • Looks at how the labour market is changing.
  • Emphasises the social construction of gender and racial identities.
  • Dispels popular myths about the crisis in masculinity.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

About the author (2003)

Linda McDowell is Professor of Geography at University College, London. Her previous publications include Capital Culture: Gender at Work in the City (Blackwells, 1997) and Gender, Identity and Place (1999).

Bibliographic information