Books by Michael Kimmel

ANGRY WHITE MEN by Michael Kimmel
Released: Nov. 5, 2013

"Another worthwhile examination of important issues affecting men and, by extension, everyone else, from an author known for his insight into the subject."
A study of what Kimmel (Sociology and Gender Studies/Stony Brook Univ.; Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men, 2008, etc.) calls "aggrieved entitlement" and how it leads to the angry rhetoric and violence endemic to the United States today. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 2, 2008

"A useful, highly readable overview of an important social phenomenon."
Guys just wanna have fun. Read full book review >
MANHOOD IN AMERICA by Michael Kimmel
Released: Nov. 10, 1995

"Wide-ranging, levelheaded, human, and deeply interesting, Manhood in America often provokes the thought, 'Why haven't I read this before?' Must reading for the light it sheds on some of our central historical phenomena as well as on current headlines."
Kimmel (Sociology/SUNY, Stony Brook) applies the methodology of feminist history to the experience of being male in America. Read full book review >