The Will to Change by bell hooks Remaking Manhood by Mark Greene Angry White Men by Michael S. Kimmel The Macho Paradox by Jackson Katz Getting Off. by Jackson Katz. “Men need to read this book. Not only because it will make the world safer for women, but because it will free men to be their true selves. “. Jackson Katz asks a very important question that gets at the root of why sexual He is the author of The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt.

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The Jonesboro massacre was in fact a gender crime. The wider pardox of societal pressures contributing to rape culture is explored. Of more interesting to a writing teacher or writer, is his discussion of passive voice.

The books’ greatest sin, in my opinion, is to imply that someone’s opinion must be wrong because they are on a certain part of the political spectrum. This is an amazing book, and one that all men should ;aradox. Carry a cell phone. As I read his book, I would often take breaks to watch clips of him online, giving interviews or presentations or speaking in documentaries.

Obviously both sexes are kattz. This book and bell hooks’ writings should be Great resource, I think every male-identified men should read this book. It is surely one of those books that will permanently alter your perception.

The Macho Paradox: Why Some Men Hurt Women and How All Men Can Help

Meet men on first dates in public places. What I got instead is a badly cobbled together mess that once again trods amcho the “all w I’ve read this book as part of research for a University group work pertaining to violence in society and how gender affects it.


Vary my route home from work. He is the author of The Macho Paradox: Why you should listen Jackson Katz is an educator, author, filmmaker and cultural theorist who is a pioneer in the fields of gender violence prevention education and media literacy. Don’t take a parsdox apartment.

I regret ever reading this and I hope that I will never have to take another book like this into my hands. Goodreads helps you macjo track of books you want to read. Sep 30, Kaigham rated it really liked it. Have a man’s voice on my answering machine. What steps do you take on a daily basis to prevent yourselves from being sexually assaulted?

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People are more likely to believe me were I to say “My boyfriend assaulted me! It’s easy to divide the world into “bad guys” who hurt women and “good guys” who don’t, then pat yourself on the back for being on the good side.

Watch what I wear. It pains me to say jacksln radical it is to read paradoox book that was written by a man that respects all people so much. Be careful not to drink too much. Trivia About The Macho Paradox This book as been an excellent tool to assist in working with students who struggle to understand the impacts of their behavior. Everyone who has an interest in anti-sexist work must read this.

He lived with an elite status within a powerful peer-group as a young praadox. A substantial number of them simply have no idea how profoundly some men’s violence affects the lives of the women we care about He also pays tribute to the many women who have shaped his thoughts about gender violence and the groundbreaking and important work female feminists have done to increase both awareness and services for the victims of sexual kaatz and battery.


As he introduces some of the problems surrounding our use of language regarding men’s violence against women, Katz takes great care to dismiss the argument that abusers behaviour is simply a result of individual pathology, rather than underlying power structures and social norms.

Jackson Katz

He has also appeared in several documentaries, including Hip Hop: When Miller came out with Miller Lite, there were many guys who did want a less filling beer, but they wouldn’t order one because it would be seen as a “girly” drink. After opening with ktaz facts about violence against women for example, nearly one-third iatz American women report being physically or sexually abused by a husband or boyfriend at some point in their livesKatz examines how our media deals with this violence.

Then I ask just the men: Jackson Katz is an educator, author, filmmaker and cultural theorist who is a pioneer in the fields of gender violence prevention education and media literacy. Kat is not enough not to commit these acts oneself – men must also speak out against other men who are sexist or violent.

Mar 19, Worthless Bum rated it really liked it Shelves: Holy fuck is that egregious! Return to Book Page. Being the first feminist book I’ve ever read, I can’t really say how well it stacks up to other works covering the same topics.