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Author Barker, Gary (Gary Thomas)
Title Dying to be men : youth, masculinity and social exclusion / Gary T. Barker.
Imprint London : Routledge, 2005.

Author Barker, Gary (Gary Thomas)
Series Sexuality, culture and health series
Sexuality, culture and health series.
Subject Young men -- Social conditions.
Youth with social disabilities.
Marginality, Social -- Health aspects.
Men -- Socialization.
Description 1 online resource (vii, 186 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why the worry about young men? -- 'Are you a hippy or a kicker?': a personal story and a way of understanding manhood -- 'Don't worry, I'm not a thief': the story of João -- The trouble with young men: coming of age in social exclusion -- In the headlines: interpersonal violence and gang involvement -- No place at school: low-income young men and educational attainment -- 'If you don't work, you have to steal': low income young men and employment -- In the heat of the moment: relating to women, having sex -- Learning to live with women, becoming fathers -- Dying to be men, living as men: conclusions and final reflections.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203425669 (electronic bk.)
9780203425664 (electronic bk.)
0415337755 (Paper)
0415337747 (hbk.)
OCLC # 252995604
Additional Format Print version: Barker, Gary (Gary Thomas). Dying to be men. London : Routledge, 2005 (DLC) 2004065140

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