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Male roles, masculinities and violence : a culture of peace perspective

  title={Male roles, masculinities and violence : a culture of peace perspective},
  author={Ingeborg Breines and R. Connell and Ingrid Eide},
The European Research Network on Men in Europe:The Social Problem and Societal Problematisation of Men and Masculinities The social problem of men: deliverable 14: Final Network Report
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Nuclear fantasies of the galactic poet
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