Men, Masculinities and Development: Politics, Policies and Practice

Edited by: Andrea Cornwall and Sarah C. White

May 2000
Volume 31 Number 2

From work in the reproductive health field involving men, to a concern about rising male unemployment and gender-based violence, men and masculinities are now very firmly on the gender and development agenda (GAD). Yet the shift towards considering men’s identities and relations as gendered subjects raises challenges that lie at the heart of GAD as a political project. This issue draws together a range of perspectives from people involved in the debate.