Books tagged: masculinity

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What Child Sexual Abuse Means to Women & Girl Perpetrators
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Women and girls sexually abuse children far more often than many people realize. This article describes what child sexual abuse means to women and girl perpetrators. Sexual abuse by women and girls can be confusing for girls and boys. They often feel stigmatized because of wide spread-assumptions that only men sexually abuse children.
Why They Do It: Beliefs & Emotional Gratification Lead to Violence
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Beliefs and emotional gratification are core issues in violent acts. Other explanations such as mental illness and being victims themselves take second place to belief systems. Through case studies, the author shows how beliefs and gratification are central to understanding and preventing violence
Spots Of A Leopard - a journalist grows up
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"Spots Of A Leopard - a journalist grows up" is a quest to discover the meaning of modern-day manhood. When internationally acclaimed journalist Aernout Zevenbergen moved to Kenya in 1997, he had no idea how deeply his encounters with joy and sorrow in Africa would effect him. Writing about the most inspiring as well as the most disconcerting facets of life, Zevenbergen learns how to grow up.
Masculinity in Tolkien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
In Masculinity in Tolkien, Rost argues that despite Tolkien's often conservative views when it comes to sex and gender, a closer look at how masculinity is performed in his works actually shows the social criticism hidden within, the rejection of the heroic code and the search for a hero and a masculinity which is built on love and loyalty, not the excess of courage and pride of heroic poetry.
I Am Bathroom Tile
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A single man reflects on women in general as he and his friends celebrate another's coming wedding, which will leave our hero the last single man in his circle of friends.
The Trap
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Trap is a bleak and uplifting personal allegory of relationship with masculinity, authority, and self.
High Romance: A Book of Poetry
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Romance » Adult
This is a book of romantic self-expression. It is about love in its many forms. Women will find this book revealing of the masculine journey, providing an open look into the masculine perspective of love and sex. Men will recognize poetic themes familiar to their lives and experiences. This is a collection of poems that will inspire love and encourage positive loving relationships.
DAD - The Power and Beauty of Authentic Fatherhood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
DAD offers profound insight into manhood and fatherhood. It provides practical wisdom on how to be a great father and live with authentic masculinity. Filled with cutting edge-relevance and rich, real life experiences, DAD will move you, entertain you, challenge you and equip you with invaluable tools to father your children.
The Crest: Mentor Chronicles Book 1
Series: Mentor Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,240. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Four College friends find themselves in a life-or-death adventure after they become part of a selective mentor group. Each encounters a mentor in a far off land and is marked with a virtue that will be tried before their venture is over. This award winning fantasy will captivate the heart and soul of all who wish to live a virtuous life.
Well Water Woman
Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.