Refusing to be a Man: Essays on Sex and Justice

@inproceedings{Stoltenberg1989RefusingTB,
  title={Refusing to be a Man: Essays on Sex and Justice},
  author={John Stoltenberg},
  year={1989}
}
Since its original publication in 1989, Refusing to be a Man has been acclaimed as a classic and widely cited in gender studies literature. In 13 eloquent essays, Stoltenberg articulates the first fully argued liberation theory for men that will also liberate women. He argues that male sexual identity is entirely a political and ethical construction whose advantages grow out of injustice. His thesis is, however, ultimately one of hope - that precisely because masculinity is so constructed, it… 

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