Precarious manhood [NEW]

Note: Vandello’s (2013) piece is a useful overview.

Bosson, J. K., & Vandello, J. A. (2011). Precarious Manhood and Its Links to Action and Aggression. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20(2), 82-86.

Cheryan, S., Cameron, J. S., Katagiri, Z., & Monin, B. (2015). Manning up. Social Psychology.Dahl, J., Vescio, T., & Weaver, K. (2015). How Threats to Masculinity Sequentially Cause Public Discomfort, Anger, and Ideological Dominance over Women. Social Psychology, 46(4), 242–254. 10.1027/1864-9335/a00024

DiMuccio, S. H., Yost, M. R., & Helweg-Larsen, M. (2017). A qualitative analysis of perceptions of precarious manhood in US and Danish men. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 18(4), 331.

Edgar, A. N., & Holladay, H. W. (2019). “Everybody’s hard times are different”: country as a political investment in white masculine precarity. Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 16(2), 122-139. doi:10.1080/14791420.2019.1638952

Frederick, D. A., Shapiro, L. M., Williams, T. R., Seoane, C. M., McIntosh, R. T., & Fischer, E. W. (2017). Precarious manhood and muscularity: Effects of threatening men’s masculinity on reported strength and muscle dissatisfaction. Body image, 22, 156-165.

Konopka, K., Rajchert, J., Dominiak-Kochanek, M., & Roszak, J. (2019). The role of masculinity threat in homonegativity and transphobia. Journal of Homosexuality, 1-28.

Lewis, B. J., Hesse, C. L., Cook, B. C., & Pedersen, C. L. (2018). Sexistential Crisis: An Intersectional Analysis of Gender Expression and Sexual Orientation in Masculine Overcompensation. Journal of Homosexuality, 1-21.

Meeussen, L., Van Laar, C., & Van Grootel, S. (2020). How to Foster Male Engagement in Traditionally Female Communal Roles and Occupations: Insights from Research on Gender Norms and Precarious Manhood. Social Issues and Policy Review, 14(1), 297-328. doi:10.1111/sipr.12060

Munsch, C. L., & Gruys, K. (2018). What threatens, defines: Tracing the symbolic boundaries of contemporary masculinity. Sex Roles, 79(7-8), 375-392.Munsch, C. L., & Willer, R. (2012). The role of gender identity threat in perceptions of date rape and sexual coercion. Violence Against Women, 18(10), 1125-1146.

O’Connor, E. C., Ford, T. E., & Banos, N. C. (2017). Restoring Threatened Masculinity: The Appeal of Sexist and Anti-Gay Humor. Sex Roles, 77(9-10), 567-580.

Vandello, J. A., & Bosson, J. K. (2013). Hard Won and Easily Lost: A Review and Synthesis of Theory and Research on Precarious Manhood. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 14(2), 101.

Vandello, J. A., Bosson, J. K., & Lawler, J. R. (2019). Precarious Manhood and Men’s Health Disparities. Men’s Health Equity: A Handbook, 23, 1.6.

Weaver, K. S., & Vescio, T. K. (2015). The Justification of Social Inequality in Response to Masculinity Threats. Sex Roles, 72(11-12), 521-535.

Willer, R., Rogalin, C. L., Conlon, B., & Wojnowicz, M. T. (2013). Overdoing gender: A test of the masculine overcompensation thesis. American Journal of Sociology, 118(4), 980-1022.

Winegard, B. M., Winegard, B., & Geary, D. C. (2014). Eastwood's brawn and Einstein's brain: An evolutionary account of dominance, prestige, and precarious manhood. Review of General Psychology, 18(1), 34-48.