SEPARATING THE MEN FROM THE GIRLS:

@article{Messner1993SEPARATINGTM,
  title={SEPARATING THE MEN FROM THE GIRLS:},
  author={Michael A. Messner and Margaret Carlisle Duncan and K. Jensen},
  journal={Gender \& Society},
  year={1993},
  volume={7},
  pages={121 - 137}
}
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