About the Author
Michael Kimmel is Professor of Sociology at Stony Brook University, State University of New York. A leading researcher and writer on gender and men and masculinity, he is the author of numerous books and articles including The Gendered Society, Fourth Edition (OUP, 2010) and Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men (2009). He is also the coeditor, with Amy Aronson, of Men and Masculinities: A Social, Cultural, and Historical Encyclopedia (2004).
Amy Aronson is Professor of Media Studies at Fordham University. She is the author of Taking Liberties: Early American Women's Magazines and Their Readers (2002) and the coeditor, with Michael S. Kimmel, of Men and Masculinities: A Social, Cultural, and Historical Encyclopedia (2004).