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Hardback:Amateur : a true story about what makes a man / Thomas Page McBee.:2018 Hardback Amateur : a true story about what makes a man / Thomas Page McBee.
Amateur : a true story about what makes a man / Thomas Page McBee.
Author: McBee, Thomas Page,
Publication year: 2018
Media class: Hardback
Category: Non-fiction
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2018.
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781786890979 (hbk.) :
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In this volume, Thomas Page McBee, a trans man, trains to fight in a charity match at Madison Square Garden while struggling to untangle the vexed relationship between masculinity and violence. Through his experience of boxing - learning to get hit, and to hit back; wrestling with the camaraderie of the gym; confronting the betrayals and strength of his own body - McBee examines the weight of male violence, the pervasiveness of gender stereotypes and the limitations of conventional masculinity.
McBee, Thomas Page.
Masculinity Social aspects.
Violence Social aspects.
Gender identity Social aspects.
Transgender people Social conditions.
Boxing Social aspects.

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