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Vol 23 No 2 Feb/March 2018

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The UK Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8: 2016-2017 Legal Year

Edited by: Daniel Clarry
Price: £120.00

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Men, Law and Gender: Essays on the 'Man' of Law

ISBN13: 9781904385493
Published: December 2009
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £110.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9780415685726

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This book presents the first published comprehensive overview and critical assessment of the relationship between law and masculinities. It provides a general introduction to the subject whilst, via a series of interlinked readings, engaging with the difficult question of what it means to speak of the masculinity of law in the first place.

As a study of the bigger picture of the relationship between men and law, the result is an innovative, timely and important text which has the potential to reach a diverse readership within the sub-fields of legal studies and across other disciplines.

1. Men, Masculinities and Law: Recasting the 'Man Question' in Legal Studies
2. The Restructured University - Rethinking the Gendered Law School
3. Beyond the Private Life' of the Law School: Class and the (Legal) Academic Subject
4. 'Read What The Law Firms Say': Gender and the Representation of Career Success in the Contemporary Legal Profession
5. Engaging Fathers, Changing Men?: Law, Gender and Parenting Cultures
6. 'Please Send Me Evenings and Weekends': Male Lawyers, Gender and the Negotiation of Work and Family Commitments
7. On Fathers' Rights, Law and Gender: Recasting the Questions About Men, Masculinities and Personal Life