The Myth of Male Power: Why Men Are the Disposable Sex

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Simon & Schuster, 1993 - 446 pages
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Doing for men what The Feminine Mystique did for women, this book from the author of The Liberated Man and Why Men Are the Way They Are articulates what millions of men feel but have been unable to express, marking the beginning of the end in the "war between the sexes". Illustrations.

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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 ... Read full review

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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 ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
11
GOVERNMENT AS SUBSTITUTE HUSBAND
60
My Body Not
105
Copyright

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About the author (1993)

Warren Farrell, Ph.D. (Mill Valley, CA) is an internationally esteemed expert on gender issues, and the only man to have been elected three times to the board of directors of the National Organization for Women (NOW) in New York City. "Financial Times" named Dr. Farrell one of the world's leading thought leaders. He has been interviewed by Larry King, Peter Jennings, and Barbara Walters, and has appeared many times on nationally syndicated TV shows such as Oprah, Donahue, and CNN's Sonya Live. He is the author of many books, including the bestsellers "Why Men are the Way They Are" and "The Myth of Male Power.

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