A Man's Place

A Man's Place : Masculinity and the Middle-class Home in Victorian England

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A study of the 19th-century middle class male. It shows how profoundly men's lives were conditioned by the Victorian ideal, and how they negotiated its many contradictions. It looks at the experiences of boyhood, married life, sex, and fatherhood, and illustrates these with case studies.show more

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  • Hardback | 260 pages
  • 160 x 236 x 30mm | 621.42g
  • Yale University Press
  • New Haven, United States
  • English
  • 0300077793
  • 9780300077797

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