Masculinities in Politics

On Gender Constructions within Political Youth Organizations in Greece

By Elektra Paschali

This study offers a critical analysis of the construction of masculine subjectivities within political youth organizations in contemporary Greece. The analysis reveals the interrelations between socio-political structures, the political culture, and masculinities, along with a focus on power dynamics that form gender and gender relations within political organizations. The theoretical analysis brings together the topics of gender, sexuality, violence, and power. The empirical section of the book offers a detailed analysis of the specific situation of political youth organizations in contemporary Greece. (Series: Gender-Diskussion - Vol. 21)

200 pages

Publication Date: 1/27/2014
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783643904607