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THE MYTH OF MALE POWER: Why Men Are the Disposable Sex

Reseña editorial - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The War Between the Sexes escalates considerably with this broadside attack in which men's-movement leader Farrell (Why Men Are the Way They Are, 1986, etc.) contends that the more subjugated sex is...the male. Farrell was on the board of directors of NOW in N.Y.C. until he realized that he'd ``been listening to women but not...to men.'' What he finally heard from men—and from his research into ... Leer reseña completa

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LibraryThing Review

Reseña de usuario  - ex_ottoyuhr - LibraryThing

Having messed up the world by supporting the women's rights movement, what does Farrell propose doing to improve men's condition in it? Launching a men's rights movement! When all you have is a ... Leer reseña completa

LibraryThing Review

Reseña de usuario  - nmarun - LibraryThing

There were quite a few scenarios in the book for which I went 'wow.. never thought of it like that'. Dr Farrell's ability to back up his statements by providing actual numbers makes is even more ... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - Sylvester - Goodreads

I immediate fell in love with this book after the first chapter. Farrell is a true expert on gender relations. He examined the myths associated with patriarchy through thorough research and statistics ... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - David Moulton - Goodreads

This books isn't well written, but it's provocative and valuable. As a gay man, I felt like a lot of these issues don't affect me directly. Still, I used to be more of a hardline feminist (Andrea ... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - Joanne - Goodreads

Dated. Arguments unsupported. And unsupportable. Avoids the reality of women's lived lives. Patently ridiculous statements/arguments on nearly every page. Surely there are are far more up-to-date books on the subject. Perhaps written by a team of one woman and a man... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - Kurt Anderson - Goodreads

An enlightening and disturbing read. Major complaints are: - I'm not always a fan of the conclusions that Farrell draws on individual points - Farrell seems to get on a political hobby horse in a ... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - Marshall - Goodreads

This book challenges the fundamental assumption of feminism--that men have more power than women. To do this, what it actually does is shows the powerlessness underlying the ways that men are ... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - Matt - Goodreads

Sigh. There are some good points in here about how sexism affects men, but sometimes Farrell gets really whiny. By the end he goes off the deep end, likening state-funded abortions to women killing ... Leer reseña completa

Review: The Myth of Male Power

Reseña de usuario  - Andrew Vice - Goodreads

Didn't really provide me with new talking points, and is quickly outdated, referencing things that many young people will not get right away. Leer reseña completa

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