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By Antje Kampf,Barbara L. Marshall,Alan Petersen

Aging males, Masculinities and sleek Medicine explores the a number of socio-historical contexts surrounding men’s getting older our bodies in glossy drugs from an international viewpoint. the 1st of its type, it investigates the interrelated points of getting older, masculinities and biomedicine, taking into account a well timed reconsideration of the conceptualisation of getting older males in the fresh explosion of social technological know-how reviews on men’s overall healthiness and biotechnologies together with anti-aging views.


This booklet discusses either fit and diseased states of getting older males in scientific practices, bringing jointly theoretical and empirical conceptualisations. Divided into 4 components it covers:





  • Historical epistemology of getting older, our bodies and masculinity and how during which the social sciences have theorised the getting older physique and gender.




  • Material practices and procedures wherein biotechnology, scientific assemblages and men’s getting older our bodies relate to recommendations of overall healthiness and ailment.




  • Aging adventure and its impression upon male sexuality and identification.




  • The significance of men’s roles and identities in care-giving events and scientific practices.



Highlighting how getting older men’s our bodies function trajectories for realizing wider problems with masculinity, and how during which men’s social prestige and men’s roles are made in scientific cultures, this cutting edge quantity deals a multidisciplinary discussion among sociology of overall healthiness and sickness, anthropology of the physique and gender studies.


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