Journal article

Of Mindsets and Men: Tackling Masculinity, Patriarchy, and Privilege in Delhi

Amanda Gilbertson

Men and Masculinities | SAGE Publications | Published : 2020

Abstract

As efforts to engage men and boys in gender justice work have proliferated across the globe, so too has evidence of the potential for this work to reinforce rather than deconstruct gender inequalities, resulting in calls to assess the assumptions that underpin this work. Although a significant amount of male-based gender justice work is based in the Global South, analytical literature on efforts to engage men and boys and on pro-feminist men has been largely confined to the Global North. This article responds to the need for a better understanding of how the tensions and risks of involving men in gender justice work are dealt with in the Global South, with an exploration of the narratives of..

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