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By Kam Louie,Morris Low

ISBN-10: 0415298385

ISBN-13: 9780415298384

ISBN-10: 0415511089

ISBN-13: 9780415511087

This ebook indicates how East Asian masculinities are being shaped and remodeled as Asia is more and more globalized. The gender roles played via chinese language and eastern males are tested not only as they're lived in Asia, but in addition within the West. The essays accrued the following improve present understandings of East Asian identities and cultures in addition to Western conceptions of gender and sexuality. whereas easy matters reminiscent of masculine beliefs in China and Japan are tested, the booklet additionally addresses concerns together with homosexuality, women's perceptions of guys, the function of game and nutrition and Asian males within the chinese language diaspora.

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