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Sovereign MasculinityGender Lessons from the War on Terror$
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Bonnie Mann

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199981649

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199981649.001.0001

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Recognition

Recognition

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(p.74) { 6 } Recognition
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Sovereign Masculinity
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Bonnie Mann

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199981649.003.0006

Dichotomous gender still holds sway over the apparatus of perception. Here the notion of gendered style is used to make sense of the persistent “weight” of gender in the life of the individual subject. The author argues that gender accrues ontological weight in the intersubjective context of recognition. The sex/gender distinction is also discussed, bearing in mind Beauvoir’s statement that in order to be a woman, one becomes one.

Keywords:   recognition, ontological, gender style, perception, sex/gender distinction

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