The End Of Men: And The Rise Of Women

The End Of Men: And The Rise Of Women

  • Publish Date: 2013-09-03
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Hanna Rosin
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Essential reading for our times, as women are pulling together to demand their rights A landmark portrait of women, men, and power in a transformed world.

Anchored by data and aromatized by anecdotes, [Rosin] concludes that women are gaining the upper hand." The Washington Post

Men have been the dominant sex since, well, the dawn of mankind. But Hanna Rosin was the first to notice that this long-held truth is, astonishingly, no longer true. Today, by almost every measure, women are no longer gaining on men: They have pulled decisively ahead. And the end of menthe title of Rosins Atlantic cover story on the subjecthas entered the lexicon as dramatically as Betty Friedans feminine mystique, Simone de Beauvoirs second sex, Susan Faludis backlash, and Naomi Wolfs beauty myth once did.

In this landmark book, Rosin reveals how our current state of affairs is radically shifting the power dynamics between men and women at every level of society, with profound implications for marriage, sex, children, work, and more. With wide-ranging curiosity and insight unhampered by assumptions or ideology, Rosin shows how the radically different ways men and women today earn, learn, spend, couple upeven killhas turned the big picture upside down. And in The End of Men she helps us see how, regardless of gender, we can adapt to the new reality and channel it for a better future.

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