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5. 9. , Redefining Christian Britain, p. 291 for this term. 10. Bjorn Krondorfer’s work offers a welcome exception to this and has begun to delineate global trends in this field. See Krondorfer, Men and Masculinities in Christianity and Judaism; B. Krondorfer and S. Hunt (eds) (2012) ‘Masculinities and Religion: Continuities and Change’, Religion and Gender, 2(2), 190–237 which contains several pieces on Africa and Islam, and B. ) (2011) ‘Embattled Masculinities in the Religious Traditions’, CrossCurrents, 426–573 which represents every major world religion.
Roper (2005) ‘Between Manliness and Masculinity: The “War Generation” and the Psychology of Fear in Britain, 1914–1950’, Journal of British Studies, 44(2), 343–62. D. Boyarin (1997) Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the Jewish Man (Berkeley; London: University of California Press). J. Meyer (2009) Men of War: Masculinity and the First World War in Britain (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan). T. Winter (2002) Making Men, Making Class: The YMCA and Workingmen, 1877–1920 (Chicago, IL; London: University of Chicago Press).
Recent Research on Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century British Masculinity’, The Historical Journal, 45(3), 637–52, p. 641. N. Vance (1985) The Sinews of the Spirit: The Ideal of Christian Manliness in Victorian Literature and Religious Thought (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press), p. 4. See also J. A. Mangan and James Walvin (eds) (1987) Manliness and Morality: Middle-Class Masculinities in Britain and America, 1800–1940 (Manchester: Manchester University Press) for an early discussion of the narrative of religious decline in hegemonic constructions of masculinity.