Men And The Emergence Of Polite Society: 1660 1800
"This book presents an account of masculinity in eighteenth century Britain and is concerned with the impact of an emergent polite society on notions of manliness and the gentleman. Reveals the significance of "social" over "sexual" conduct for eighteenth century definitions of masculinity. The book shows how features traditionally associated with nineteenth century models...more
Published October 18th 2000 by Longman Publishing Group
(first published October 8th 2000)
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