Leading Men

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ISBN: 9781623710101
Release Date: 2012-10-22
Number of pages: 256
Author: Jackson Katz
Publisher: Interlink Publishing

Download and read online Leading Men in PDF and EPUB Why Americans always elect men as presidents? It’s no secret that there is a wide—and growing—gender gap in American presidential politics. Over the past thirty years, Democrats have made major gains with women, while Republicans have been doing far better with men —especially white working class men. The question is why? In Leading Men, Jackson Katz argues that racial politics and economic anxieties are not enough to explain the dramatic gender divide in American voting patterns. Cutting against the grain of typical analyses of the gender gap that have focused almost exclusively on women, Katz trains his focus the other way around: on the male side of the equation. He offers stunning evidence that American presidential campaigns have evolved into nothing less than quadrennial referenda on competing versions of American manhood. And in the process, he never takes his eye off what this development means for women—as both candidates and citizens. Written in an engaging style that will appeal to general readers, political experts, and activists alike, Katz explores some of the major political developments, news events and campaign strategies that have made the presidency the center of a cultural conversation about manhood over the past few decades. Ranging from the election of the former Hollywood actor Ronald Reagan in 1980, through the election of Barack Obama in 2008, and into the 2012 campaign season, Katz zeroes in on how the very notion of what it means to be “presidential” has in many ways become synonymous with traditional definitions of manhood. Whether he is examining right-wing talk radio’s relentless attacks on the masculinity of Democratic candidates, or how fears of appearing weak and vulnerable end up shaping candidates’ actual policy positions, Katz offers a new way to understand the power of image in presidential politics. In the end, Leading Men offers nothing less than a paradigm-shifting way to understand the dynamics of presidential elections, and the very nature of the American presidency.


Leading Men

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ISBN: 0811854671
Release Date: 2006-09-28
Number of pages: 237
Author: Frank Miller
Publisher: Chronicle Books

Download and read online Leading Men in PDF and EPUB This behind-the-scenes glimpse into the lives and accomplishments of fifty extraordinary actors of the silver screen, including Buster Keaton, Rudolph Valentino, Cary Grant, and Steve McQueen, features filmographies, fascinating facts, trivia, film stills, posters, and photos. Original. 15,000 first printing.



The Leading Men of MGM

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ISBN: 0786717688
Release Date: 2006-03-27
Number of pages: 478
Author: Jane Ellen Wayne
Publisher: Da Capo Press

Download and read online The Leading Men of MGM in PDF and EPUB Presents an account of the private lives of Hollywood's greatest stars, including Clark Gable, Elvis Presley, Robert Taylor, Spencer Tracy, Van Johnson, and Frank Sinatra, among others, accompanied by complete filmographies.


Leading Men to Christ

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ISBN: 9781575939612
Release Date: 1997-11
Number of pages: 16
Author: Watchman Nee
Publisher: Living Stream Ministry

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Makers of America

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082546031
Release Date: 1922
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Makers of America

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082546015
Release Date: 1916
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Author: Leonard Wilson
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Leading Man

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ISBN: 9780307949622
Release Date: 2013-09-03
Number of pages: 320
Author: Benjamin Svetkey
Publisher: Vintage

Download and read online Leading Man in PDF and EPUB In the tradition of David Nicholls and Nick Hornby comes a hilarious, bittersweet, heartwarming debut novel about love of all kinds: first, unrequited, delusional, obsessive, and, ultimately, the kind that lasts. At 26, Maxwell Lerner thinks he has his whole life figured out. He's got the girl--his high-school sweetheart Samantha. He's got the job--low-level reporter for a prestigious national magazine. He even lives with aforementioned girl in a walk-up studio apartment in the West Village. Life is sweet. Until his aspiring actress girlfriend leaves him for his childhood hero, Johnny Mars, who, as action adventurer "Jack Montana," features in some of Max's favorite movies. Getting dumped for one of his idols sets Max off on a dual mission: to get inside the glamorous world Samantha left him for, and to win her back. But when Samantha's perfect life takes an unexpected turn, Max gets more of an education, in life and in love, than he bargained for.


Leaders and Leading Men of the Indian Territory

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ISBN: 1297037154
Release Date: 2015-02-15
Number of pages: 362
Author: Harry F O'Beirne
Publisher: Scholar's Choice

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Leading Pursuits and Leading Men

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044082033226
Release Date: 1856
Number of pages: 614
Author: Edwin Troxell Freedley
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Two Centuries of Border Church Life

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ISBN: NYPL:33433069123473
Release Date: 1891
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Author: James Tait
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A Treatise on the Deceitfulness of Sin and Its Leading Men to Hardness of Heart with the Means Appointed to Prevent Both Its Hardning and Deceiving In Three Parts By S Wright

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ISBN: OXFORD:N11703365
Release Date: 1726
Number of pages: 174
Author: Samuel Wright
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The Visions of England Lyrics on leading men and events in English History

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ISBN: 9783847210030
Release Date: 2012-02-07
Number of pages: 174
Author: Francis Turner Palgrave
Publisher: tredition

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Men of Mark in Maryland

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ISBN: NYPL:33433081816674
Release Date: 1910
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Author: Bernard Christian Steiner
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