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The Way of Men

The Way of Men

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in category Masculinity

ISBN: 0985452307

Summary

What is masculinity? Ask ten men and you'll get ten vague, conflicting answers. Unlike any book of its kind, The Way of Men offers a simple, straightforward answer-without getting bogged down in religion, morality, or politics. It's a guide for understanding who men have been and the c… view moreWhat is masculinity? Ask ten men and you'll get ten vague, conflicting answers. Unlike any book of its kind, The Way of Men offers a simple, straightforward answer-without getting bogged down in religion, morality, or politics. It's a guide for understanding who men have been and the challenges men face today. The Way of Men captures the silent, stifling rage of men everywhere who find themselves at odds with the over-regulated, over-civilized, politically correct modern world. If you've ever closed your eyes and wished for one day as a lion, this book is for you.
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Masculinity in the Modern Western World

The Way of Men by Jack Donovan looks to explore masculinity: What it is, and isn’t, how to embrace it, where it comes from, and perhaps most importantly where it’s going.

There are a number of different facets encompassing masculinity discussed in this book, but one of the major ones is the need for men to thrive and survive within tight-knit social groups. Donovan repeatedly highlights the necessity of men needing to be a part of a group, or ‘gang’ as he calls it:

Being good at being a man has more to do with a man’s ability to succeed with men and within groups of men than it does with a man’s relationship to any woman or any group of women.

In fact, he ends the book by imploring men to start their own gangs and find like-minded men where they can cultivate masculine thought:

…your friends on message boards and on social networking sites, scattered all over the world, are not going to be there for you when the prov…

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