men, masculinities and gender politics


a) Short, accessible works for men coming to a support for feminism (NEW)

Flood, Michael. (2004). Men’s Roles in the Promotion of Gender Equality in the Asia-Pacific Region. United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) High-level Intergovernmental Meeting to Review Regional Implementation Of the Beijing Platform for Action, and its Regional and Global Outcomes. Bangkok, Thailand, 7-10 September.

Flood, Michael. (2007). Involving Men in Gender Practice and Policy. Critical Half, 5: 9-13. (Available at:

Flood, Michael. (2010). Engaging Men and Boys in Building Gender Equality. Information Paper for Beijing+15. Melbourne: Jera International. Available at:

MenEngage and UNFPA. (2013a). Engaging Men, Changing Gender Norms: Directions for Gender-Transformative Action. MenEngage and UNFPA.Tarrant, Shira. (2009). Gender advantage: Checking in on masculine privilege. Chapter 4 (pp. 89-118) in Men and Feminism. Berkeley, California: Seal Press.

van der Gaag, Nikki (2014). Beyond the binaries: feminism and men. Chapter 2 in Feminism and Men. Zed Books.