Female Masculinities

  title={Female Masculinities},
  author={Judith Kegan Gardiner},
  journal={Men and Masculinities},
  pages={622 - 633}
  • J. Gardiner
  • Published 1 December 2009
  • Sociology
  • Men and Masculinities
"Game Time is My Time. I Get to Define That:" Gender, Identity, and the National Football League's Female Fans
Based on existing literature relatively little is known about the female football fan in America. Previous research has acknowledged that these women exist, often in startling proportions. It has
Intersections and evolution of ‘Butch-trans’ categories in Puerto Rico: Needs and barriers of an invisible population
The identity construction of trans men and ‘buchas’ (local term to refer to butch lesbians) in PR and its relation to their bodily practices and overall health are documented and several recommendations are provided to address public health concerns of this understudied, marginalised community.
Adoptee Aesthetics: A Gendered Discourse
The present article seeks to explore how aesthetic discourses by adoptee artists from South Korea can be said to place the adoptee figure at the intersection between race and gender. By looking at
Unbearable Lessons: Contesting Fat Phobia in Physical Education
In this article we examine how fat-phobic discourses in physical education both constitute, and are continually negotiated by, “fat” and “overweight” students. This claim is based on qualitative
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In the current postcolonial setting, which looks an awful lot like a past colo­ nial one, Palestinians are not allowed to dream about a future. Time collapses into anachronistic contemporaneity in
Trends in Contemporary Queer Kinship and Family Research
There have been great advances in socio-legal queer rights in recent years and many of these have clustered around partnership and parenthood. Whilst these rights are seemingly progressive and
Not Sick: Liberal, Trans, and Crip Feminist Critiques of Medicalization
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    Journal of Bioethical Inquiry
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This article will focus on three feminist critiques of medicalization, which offer an alternative narrative of sickness and health, using uterus transplantation as a relevant case study.
Queer Theory: identitäts- und machtkritische Perspektiven auf Sexualität und Geschlecht
Der Beitrag behandelt Entstehungskontexte und Kristallisationspunkte queerer Theorien. Im Mittelpunkt stehen identitats- und machtkritische Perspektiven. Sie nehmen Sexualitat und Geschlecht als
(Re)Fashioning Masculinity: Social Identity and Context in Men’s Hybrid Masculinities through Dress
Modern Western society has framed fashion in opposition to hegemonic masculinity. However, fashion functions as a principal means by which men’s visible gender identities are established as not only