The Psychology of Men

New Psychoanalytic Perspectives
  • 323 Pages
  • 4.39 MB
  • English
Basic Books
ContributionsRobert S. Liebert (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7593887M
ISBN 100465067182
ISBN 139780465067183

"The authors of The Psychology of Men, fifteen gifted thinkers, all well-known analysts, have contributed to this long overdue research.

Their combined efforts give us a glimpse of the suffering that lies behind men's homosexual and adolescent struggles, their attempts to meet the challenge of fatherhood, the myth of invulnerability, and the ever-present injunction to 'be a Price: $ The Psychology of Men in Context is an essential introduction to the field which challenges readers to examine psychological research on men, masculinity, and gender, and consider its impact on daily life, through everyday speech, popular media, political rhetoric, and more.5/5(3).

This new understanding of men's psychology is sure to enhance the work of clinical professionals-including psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, counselors, and psychiatric nurses-in helping men reconstruct a sense of masculinity along healthier and Cited by: Psychology of Men: Selected full-text books and articles.

Peer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s). A New Psychology of Men Inspired by feminist scholars who revolutionized our understanding of women’s gender roles, the contributors to this pioneering book describe how men’s proscribed roles are neither biological nor social givens, but rather psychological and social constructions.

Questioning the traditional norms of the male role (such as the emphasis on aggression, competition, status, and emotional stoicism), The Psychology of Men book show how some male problems. The psychology of men and masculinities is a broad, interdisciplinary field devoted to the study of how men's and boys' lives are shaped by biopsychosociocultural influences as well as the constellation of meanings associated with the male biological : Scholarship advancing our understanding of men's psychology across the life span; across racial, ethnic, sexual orientation and gender identity groups; across national boundaries; and across historical time is welcome.

Louann Brizendine’s book, 'The Male Brain', is the latest breakthrough in male psychology and neurology. The author is the founder of the first clinic in the US to study gender differences in brain behavior and by: senses, psychology was regarded as inferior to philosophy and as relating only to the lower or more trivial sides of human nature.

Parallel with its existence under the name of philosophy, psychology existed even longer connected with one or another religion. It does not mean that religion and psychology ever wereFile Size: 1MB.

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In addition, A New Psychology of Men (Levant & Pollack, ) was published that year. This volume has been cited as “the most salient publication” in the new psychology of men (Cochran,p.

45) and has served as the standard graduate text and professional reference book for the fledgling field of the psychology of men and masculinity. An alarming number of men experience serious mental health issues, as demonstrated by high rates of suicide and violent offending.

Despite these problems, the study of male psychology has either been overlooked, or viewed as a problem of defective masculinity. "A fascinating book worthy of the attention of therapists, doctors, and nurses who work with male patients, and men and women who love and struggle with men."—Samuel Osherson, Hospital and Community Psychiatry "The authors of The Psychology of Men, fifteen gifted thinkers, all well-known analysts, have contributed to this long overdue.

This book, years in the making, is written mostly for girls and young women so they can have a better understanding of why men often act the way they do. Women will probably figure it out eventually but it's great to be armed with knowledge and insight.

So if a. Quick like a Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus by John Gray. Also read: Women Men Love, Women Men Leave, What Makes Him Want to Commit by Cowan and Kinder. Also read: How to Marry the Man.

"The Psychology of Men in Context is a highly readable, accessible text that brings a fresh perspective to the psychology of gender and the psychology of men specifically. The authors’ focus on the history of research on men and masculinities is especially novel, and their discussion of this research—which occurs at the front end of the book—provides important context for current debates and lines of inquiry related to the psychology of men.

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The mind of man; a text-book of psychology Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags) Want more. Advanced embedding Pages:   We Need a Deeper Psychology of Men That’s the opinion of a soldier Philip Zimbardo and Nikita Coulombe quote in their book Man Interrupted, one of the most important books about men and boys.

How to Select the Best Psychology Books. Although reading the pioneers of psychoanalysis like Freud, Jung, and Adler can be illuminating, it’s also incredibly time-consuming and often confusing.

So in curating my picks for the best books in psychology, I’ve selected titles that don’t assume prior working knowledge of psychological theory. This book details the enormous progress made in providing a strong theoretical and empirical base for the psychology of men and masculinities and the enormous work that still needs to be done.

Leading theorists and researchers provide comprehensive, in-depth reviews and critiques of Pages: Abstract The new psychology of men has emerged over the past 15 years within the larger fields of men's studies and gender studies.

Informed by the academic breakthroughs of Author: Ronald F Levant. The Psychology of the sexes It is frequently assumed that men think more logically than women, and there is some truth in this, but it is more common for men to think in a primal way.

Evolutionarily it is important for a man to have sex with as many women as possible as this increases the likelihood of producing : Gettheguy. The Psychology of Men Real men don't talk about their feelings, or do they.

Posted The psychology of the male mind There is no better starting point than this in your quest to understand men. The simple truth is that the biggest threat to a man, evolutionarily speaking, is that he will devote his time to protecting and providing for a child that isn’t : Gettheguy.

He coedited A New Psychology of Men (Basic Books, ), which has been cited as ""the most salient publication"" in the new psychology of men. Description of the book "New Psychology of Men": Moving beyond the simple, untested pieties of Robert Bly and Sam Keen, the renowned contributors to this book outline an empirically based model of male psychology.

The book shows how contradictory definitions of the male gender can create stress, confusion, and even health problems for men and.

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The gist of this short book is how the Shadow (the unconscious selves we have, which make up the vast majority of our life) is always with us and often derails our best intentions.

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[5] I am going to use the X-Men film rather than the comics to discuss Wolverine’s amnesia and self-perception theory because the various comic book stories have long, complex, convoluted and. Men are not superficial but their brains were wired in such a way that visual cues attracts them the most.

Both men and women care about physical looks but for most men, if not all, physical looks come on top of the list. (see Physcial attraction psychology). Men were created in such a way that they get attracted to healthy and fertile women. COVID Resources.

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His books include The Social Psychology of Social Movements (, ); Reforming Human Services: Change Through Participation (with J. Douglas Grant, ); Violent Men: An Inquiry Into the Psychology of Violence (); Living in Prison: The Ecology of Survival (); Mosaic of Despair: Human Breakdowns in Prison (); The Disturbed Pages: Police Psychology: A New Specialty and New Challenges for Men and Women in Blue (Forensic Psychology) by Thomas Ph.D., David J.

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