Tag: Masculinity

Defining Masculinity

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A SINGLE DEFINITION OF MASCULINITY A serious realist definition of masculinity would need to be more than a singular definition — it would need to be a single superstructure of concepts that explain the unity and diversity of male experience. The best definition of masculinity will maintain the ideal of the concept and still make…

Do Nice Guys Finish Last?

Do nice guys finish last? I remember having a conversation with pastor and author Doug van Meter about this topic; at the time the question was formulated in my mind as ‘is there a difference between being a good man and being good at being a man?’ (he reflected on this subject here). One of…

5 Truths of Masculinity

Masculinity is in a mass state of mass confusion. Feminism, anti-hero’s and Bieber are stirring the pot. So before you get tired of yet another diatribe on masculinity, stop and try define what it means to be a man, not so easy is it? John Piper said something helpful on masculinity (actually he said allot,…