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Unformatted text preview: bigger in movies and entertainment. Nothing "natural" about images- men in out culture usually are the ones who make the decisions (add, people, hollywood) Threat of masculinity cause these charges: Coaial mevements of the 70's and backlash. Performers: Andrew Dice Clay, Howard Stern, Rush Limbah. .. Feminist ideas of equality are a threatto the conservative party. Heterosexuality also challenged. Brutal violence against homosexuals takes place, which "keeps males in line." Loss in /vietnam Blamed on loss of masculinity, wimpy anti-war movement. Regan untimate backlash Rose to power pposing every social movement from the last 20 years. Linked to John Wane- keeping the country "hard." Men of color in movies - hyper masculinity Smoke signals. Only way to get respect to use a guise. Now "posing" glamorized crossing races. This is actually borrowed/based off of movies like Godfather (White Italian men.)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Goodman during the Spring '07 term at New Mexico.
- Spring '07