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Subject: masculinity

The Link Between Female Masculinity and Female Same-Sex Desire in Britain in the Period 1746-1897

  • Author:
  • Samantha Kate Lennon
  • Subjects:
  • cross-dressing
  • Eighteenth Century
  • female masculinity
  • female sexuality
  • feminism
  • gender
  • gender association
  • gender presentation
  • masculinity
  • Nineteenth Century
  • same-sex desire
  • sexuality
  • United Kingdom
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

‘Which Side Are You On, Boys?’ An Investigation into Miners’ Masculinity in the 1984-5 Miners’ Strike

  • Author:
  • Molly Day-Coombes
  • Subjects:
  • 1980s
  • emotional response
  • gender
  • history
  • identity
  • masculinity
  • Miners' Strike
  • women
  • Working Classes
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

Buffalo Bill, popular culture and urban, working class masculinity in late nineteenth century America

  • Author:
  • Millie Harris
  • Subjects:
  • America
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Cuba
  • immigration
  • industrialisation
  • masculinity
  • Nineteenth Century
  • popular culture
  • Spanish-American war
  • United States
  • urbanisation
  • Working Classes
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

Red Nail Polish, Artistic Men, and Bernard Cadney’s Flabby Face: The Gender Identities Constructed and Communicated in 1930s Popular Romance Novels

  • Author:
  • Rebecca Norman
  • Subjects:
  • 1930s
  • female expression
  • feminism
  • gender
  • gender identity
  • identity
  • masculinity
  • popular romance novels
  • romance
  • women
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

How is the Degeneration of British Masculinity Portrayed in the Print Media of the Late Nineteenth Century?

  • Author:
  • Annabel Camish
  • Subjects:
  • art
  • British society
  • city life
  • fin-de-siècle
  • Gothic literature
  • literature
  • manliness
  • masculinity
  • popular culture
  • science
  • societal role
  • supernatural
  • United Kingdom
  • Victorian
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) History

The Fastest Men on No Legs: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Online Sports Media Representations of Oscar Pistorius and Blake Leeper

  • Author:
  • Charlotte Lenton
  • Subjects:
  • Disability
  • gender
  • masculinity
  • media
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • MA Gender Studies