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Man Up

18.00

Author Rebecca Asher Published by Harvill Secker ISBN 9781910701065 EAN 9781910701065 Bic Code Cover Hardback

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What does it mean to be a man today? Much is being done to change negative female stereotypes but we still expect that big boys don’t cry, strong and silent types get the girl, and that there is such a thing as a ‘real man’. ‘Man Up’ challenges the accepted rules of masculinity. It confronts the reasons why boys are three times more likely than girls to be suspended from school, four times more likely to have behavioural difficulties, and why men make up 75% of suicides and 95% of prisoners.