Raising feminist sons - An XY collection

Mackay, Raising boys - Summary

How can women, and men, raise feminist sons? How, for example, can mothers and fathers encourage their sons to grow up to respect girls and women? Here are some some recent and accessible discussions of raising boys:

Also see the bibiography of works here: http://www.xyonline.net/content/ii-raising-sons-raising-boys. And these online pieces:

There are great campaigns on raising boys, and parenting, in gender-equitable and anti-sexist ways. See e.g;

  • Because Why (Our Watch, 2018);
  • Raising ethical sons: 6 handy tip sheets from the Full Stop Foundation on talking with your sons about gender stereotypes, consent, and challenging sexism;
  • Level Playground: For early childhood educators, parents and caregivers, and aims to challenge rigid gender stereotypes and gender norms in their everyday interactions with young children (Eastern Domestic Violence Service (EDVOS, Australia)

Other materials on XY include:

Additions and suggestions are most welcome.