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By Kam Louie,Morris Low

This publication indicates how East Asian masculinities are being shaped and reworked as Asia is more and more globalized. The gender roles played by means of chinese language and jap males are tested not only as they're lived in Asia, but additionally within the West. The essays gathered right here improve present understandings of East Asian identities and cultures in addition to Western conceptions of gender and sexuality. whereas simple matters similar to masculine beliefs in China and Japan are tested, the ebook additionally addresses matters together with homosexuality, women's perceptions of fellows, the position of game and foodstuff and Asian males within the chinese language diaspora.

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