The war against boys : How misguided feminism is harming our young men / Christina Hoff Sommers. [print]Material type: TextPublication details: New York, New York : Simon and Schuster Paperbacks, [(c)2013. Edition: new and revised editionDescription: 269 pages ; 21 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781501125423; 1501125427Subject(s): Parenting TeenagersGenre/Form: Social Science. LOC classification: HQ797.S666.W37 2013COPYRIGHT NOT covered - Click this link to request copyright permission:
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Where the boys are ; No country for young men ; Guys and dolls ; Carol Gilligan and the incredible shrinking girl ; Gillian's island ; Save the males ; Why Johnny can't, like, read and write ; The moral life of boys ; War and peace.
This updated and revised edition of the controversial classic, which is now more relevant than ever, argues that boys have become the primary victims of American society, showing how boys' weaknesses are aggravated by anti-boy prejudices and offering constructive suggestions on how to help young males. Link to source of summary
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Christina Hoff Sommers is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise institute in Washington, District of Columbia She has a PhD in philosophy from Brandeis University and was formerly a professor of philosophy at Clark University. Sommers has written for numerous publications and is the author of Who Stole Feminism? How Women Have Betrayed Women. She is married with two sons and lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland.