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Author LinkLehman, Peter.
Title LinkRunning scared : masculinity and the representation of the male body / Peter Lehman.
Edition New ed.
Imprint Detroit : Wayne State University Press, c2007.
Description xiv, 284 p. :  ill. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Monograph GV
Series ( Contemporary approaches to film and television series )
Series ( Contemporary approaches to film and television series.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-274) and index.
Contents Contents: Introduction: "what have we done to deserve this?" -- "I will suppress nothing": sexuality in male feral-child narratives -- "I like scars, really": men called scarface, scar, and stumpy -- "No nothing": The Nothing Man -- Another nothing man: Edward G. Robinson and Scarlet Street -- "I’ll see you in small claims court": penis-size jokes and their relation to Hollywood’s unconscious -- "The question of the century": sexology and the medical respresentation of male sexuality -- An answer to the question of the century: Dick Talk -- The "gift" and the "keepsake" in In the Realm of the Senses: castration fantasies -- Running scared -- Conclusion to the new edition: crying.
Subject LinkMen in motion pictures.
LinkMasculinity in motion pictures.
LinkMen in popular culture.
LinkSex role in motion pictures.
Subject LinkMasculinity.
LinkMen.
LinkMotion pictures.
LinkPopular culture.
LinkSex role.

System Number 000680530
ISBN Link9780814333396 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link0814333397 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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