The Resource Breaking Out of the "Man Box.", (ebook)

Breaking Out of the "Man Box.", (ebook)

Label
Breaking Out of the "Man Box."
Title
Breaking Out of the "Man Box."
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An international TED Talk speaker, Tony Porter challenges manhood and male socialization, which he defines as the "man box." Tony Porter works closely with the NFL, the NBA, the MLB, the US military, colleges, universities, and numerous other organizations to prevent violence against women and girls by promoting healthy, respectful manhood. Now, in Breaking Out of the "Man Box" Porter's message is directed at all men. This book tackles the collective socialization of manhood and provides an in-depth look at the experiences of boys and men. In an effort to understand the many aspects of "what it means to be a man," Porter suggests the topic is worthy of being rethought, challenged, and even redefined. This book will help men-fathers, husbands, brothers, coworkers, etc.-unpack and correct those realities. Breaking Out of the "Man Box" boldly exposes the connection between male socialization and the quest to end violence against women and girls. Porter provides an honest and transformative experience, empowering men to create a world where men and boys are loving and respectful-and a human race where women and girls are valued and safe. On the heels of national movements and initiatives such as the NFL's NoMore.org, this book provides men with the knowledge and understanding to explore how to create that world
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Porter, Anthony R. D
Dewey number
362.8/8/082
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Women
  • Abused women
  • Abusive men
  • Family violence
  • Violence
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Masculinity in popular culture
  • Men
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Breaking Out of the "Man Box.", (ebook)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510701496
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12359772
Specific material designation
remote
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MWT12359772
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Breaking Out of the "Man Box.", (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781510701496
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12359772
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12359772
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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