22. Spirituality, Mythopoetic Writing & Psychoanalysis

(Excerpted from The Men's Bibliography: A comprehensive bibliography of writing on men, masculinities, gender, and sexualities, compiled by Michael Flood. 19th edition, 2008. Home URL: http://mensbiblio.xyonline.net/)

a) General Works

Note: Books on recovery, grief and other aspects of personal healing and growth are listed in the section "Intimacy, Personal Healing and Growth, Relationships" above.

Absher. (1990). Men and the Goddess: Feminine Archetypes in Western Literature. Rochester: Park Street Press.

Adams, Sharon. (ed). (1992). The Best Man: Selections From the First Three Years of MAN! Magazine. Mandala.

Anderson, Green Man: The Archetype Of Our Oneness With The Earth.

Barton, Edward Read. (ed). (2000). Mythopoetic Perspectives of Men’s Healing Work: An Anthology for Therapists and Others. Bergin & Garvey.

Barz, Helmut. (1991). For Men, Too: A Grateful Critique of Feminism. (trans. Katherine Ziegler) Wilmette, Illinois: Chiron Publications.

Bates. Pigs Eat Wolves.

Benor, S. B. (2004). Talmid Chachams and Tsedeykeses: Language, Learnedness, and Masculinity Among Orthodox Jews. Jewish Social Studies 11(1): 147.

Bergstrand, Goran. (1995). A Theological Approach to Masculinity and Equality. In Ministry of Health and Social Affairs (Equality Affairs Division), Sweden. (1995). Men on Men: Eight Swedish Men’s Personal Views on Equality, Masculinity and Parenthood, Sweden (trans. David Canter and Rebecka Charan)

Blazina, Chris. (1997). Mythos and Men: Toward New Paradigms of Masculinity. Journal of Men’s Studies, 5(4).

Bly, Robert. (1990). Iron John: A Book About Men. Dorset: Addison-Wesley

Bolen, Jean Shinoda. (1989). Gods in Everyman: A New Psychology of Men’s Lives and Loves. New York: Harper & Row.

Bottomley, John. (1994). Power and Love: Men Seeking Wholeness. Melbourne: East St Kilda Uniting Church Parish.

Boyd, Stephen, W. Longwood, and M. Muesse. (1996). Redeeming Men: Religion & Masculinities. Westminster: John Knox Press.

Boyd, Stephen. (1995). The Men We Long To Be: Beyond Domination to a New Christian Understanding of Manhood. HarperSanFrancisco.

Bradstock, Andrew. (ed). (2000). Masculinity and Spirituality in Victorian Culture. St Martins Press

Brusco, Elizabeth E. (1995. The Reformation of Machismo: Evangelical Conversion and Gender in Columbia. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press.

Carmody, Denise Lardner. (1994). Responses to 101 Questions About Feminism. London: Geoffrey Chapman

Chinen, Allan B. (1993). Beyond the Hero: Classic Stories of Men in Search of Soul. Jeremy P. Tarcher.

Clark, J. Michael and the Students in RS 220 / WS 221. (2001). Teaching Men’s Studies in Religion at an All-Women’s College. Journal of Men’s Studies, Volume 9 Number 2, Winter

Dalbey, Gordon. (1991). Healing the Masculine Soul. Word.

Diamond, Jed. (1994). The Warrior’s Journey Home: Healing Men, Healing the Planet. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications

Downing, Christine. (1993). Gods in our Midst: Mythological Images of the Masculine. Crossroad Publishing Company.

Drew, A. J. (1998). Wicca for Men: A Handbook for Male Pagans Seeking a Spiritual Path. Carol Pub Group

Eilberg-Shwartz, Howard. (1994). God’s Phallus and Other Problems for Men and Monotheism. Boston: Beacon Press.

Engebretson, Kathleen. (2006). Identity, Masculinity and Spirituality: A Study of Australian Teenage Boys. Journal of Youth Studies, Volume 9, Number 1, February 2006, pp. 91-110.

Evans, Arthur. (1988). The God of Ecstasy: Sex Roles and the Madness of Dionyses. New York: St Martin’s Press.

Feuerstein, Georg. (1992). Sacred Sexuality: Living the Vision of the Erotic Spirit.

Fine, Reuben. (1987). The Forgotten Man: Understanding the Male Psyche. Harrington Park Press.

Flowers, Barbara Jean. (1993). The Social Phenomenon of the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement. Unpublished Master’s Thesis San Diego State University.

Goll, J. (2001). Impact of men’s initiation on self-actualization and spiritual maturity. Unpublished Senior Honors Thesis Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

Gottner-Abendroth, Heide. (1995). The Goddess and Her Heroes. Stow, MA: Anthony Publishing Company.

Granach S. (2001). Ceremonial rites of passage for adolescent boys: Essential components for contemporary initiations. Unpublished Masters Thesis California Stare University-Long Beach.

Greene-McCreight. (2000). Feminist Reconstruction of Christian Doctrine: Narrative Analysis and Appraisal. Oxford University Press.

Griffin, C., and M. Wetherell. (1992). Feminist Psychology and the Study of Men and Masculinity. 2. Politics and Practices. Feminism & Psychology, 2(2), June

Gunville, T. (1991). Modern Male Confusion: Considerations of Psychological Father Absence and the Effects of Male Initiation. Unpublished Masters thesis, Marquette University.

Harding, Christopher. (ed). (1992). Wingspan: Inside the Men’s Movement: Bold Visions in the Time of Masculine Renewal. New York: St Martin’s Press.

Harris, C.T.B. (1994). Emasculation of the Unicorn: The Loss and Rebuilding of Masculinity in America. York Beach, Maine: Wicolas-Hays Inc.

Harris, Ian M. (1997). The Ten Tenets of Male Spirituality. Journal of Men’s Studies, 6(1), Fall, pp. 29-53.

Hart, Mickey with Stevens, Jay. (1990). Drumming at the Edge of Magic. San Francisco: Harper.

Heller, David. The Soul of Man.

Hillman, James et.al. (1979). Puer Papers. Irving, Texas: Spring Publications.

Hodge, Dino. (1996). The Fall Upward: Spirituality in the Lives of Lesbian Women and Gay Men. Casuarina, NT: Little Gem Publications.

Hollis, Jerry. Under Saturne’s Shadow: The Wounding and Healing of Men.

Hopcke, Robert H. (1990). Men’s Dreams, Men’s Healing: A Psychotherapist Explores a New View of Masculinity Through Jungian Dreamwork. Boston & London: Shambhala.

Hunt, Mary E., and Radhika Balakrishnan. (eds.). (2001). Good Sex: Feminist Perspective from the World’s Religions. Rutgers University Press.

Jackson, Graham. (1991). The Secret Lore of Gardening: Patterns of Male Intimacy. Toronto.

Jesser, Clinton. (1996). Fierce and Tender Men: Sociological Aspects of the Men’s Movement. Praeger.

Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality (2007). Volume 1, Number 3.
Editorial: Yasemin Besen, Young Men, Masculinities and Spirituality: An Introduction to a Special Issue of JMMS (pp. 199-200).
Dan Cassino, Changing the Subject: Abortion and Symbolic Masculinities Among Young Evangelicals (pp. 201-214).
Diederik F. Janssen, Male Initiation: Imagining Ritual Necessity (pp. 215-234).
Yong Wang, The Homosexual Subject: Coming-Out as a Political Act (pp. 235-249). Yasemin Besen and Gilbert Zicklin, Young Men, Religion and Attitudes Towards Homosexuality (pp. 250-266).
Book Reviews:
Stephen R. Patnode, Review of Victor J. Seidler, Young Men and Masculinities: Global Cultures and Intimate Lives (pp. 267-268) Andrew Singleton, Review of Gary T. Barker, Dying to be Men: Youth, Masculinity and Social Exclusion (pp. 269-270).

Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality (2007). Volume 2, Number 1.
Editorial: Joseph Gelfer, Editor’s Note (pp. 1-2).
Lynn Huber, Sexually Explicit? Re-reading Revelation’s 144,000 Virgins as a Response to Roman Discourses (pp. 3-28) Chris Barker, Men, Buddhism and the Discontents of Western Modernity (pp. 29-46).
Book Reviews:
Ken Stone, Review of Dale B. Martin, Sex and the Single Savior: Gender and Sexuality in Biblical Interpretation (pp. 47-51).
Silvia Mergenthal, Review of Stefan Horlacher, Masculinities. Konzeptionen von Männlichkeit im Werk von Thomas Hardy und D. H. Lawrence [Masculinities: Conceptions of Masculinity in the Works of Thomas Hardy and D. H. Lawrence] (pp. 52-53).
Mark Justad, Review of Stephen Arterburn and Fred Stoeker with Mike Yorkey, Every Man’s Battle: Every Man’s Guide to Winning the War on Sexual Temptation One Victory at a Time and Every Young Man’s Battle: Strategies for Victory in the Real World of Sexual Temptation (pp. 54-55).
Phillip A. Cantrell, Review of Marc Epprecht, Hungochani: The History of a Dissident Sexuality in Southern Africa (pp. 56-57).
Bradford McCall, Review of Charles H. Lippy, DReal Men Pray? Images of the Christian Man and Male Spirituality in White Protestant America (pp. 58-59).

Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality, 1(1), 2006;
Editorial: Joseph Gelfer, Editor’s Note (pp. 1-2).
Research Notes:
Yvonne Maria Werner, Manliness and Catholic Mission in the Nordic Countries (pp. 3-18) Anna Prestjan, Christian Social Reform Work as Christian Masculinization? A Swedish Example (pp. 19-34)
Articles: Roland Boer, Skin Gods: Circumcising the Built Male Body (pp. 35-44) Frank A. Salamone, Hausa Concepts of Masculinity and the ‘Yan Daudu (pp. 45-54).
David Shneer, Queer is the New Pink: How Queer Jews Moved to the Forefront of Jewish Culture (pp. 55-64) Juan M. Marin, A Jesuit Mystic’s Feminine Melancholia: Jean-Joseph Surin (1600-1665) (pp. 65-76).
Rini Bhattacharya Mehta, The Bhagavadgita, Pistol, and the Lone Bhadralok: Individual Spirituality, Masculinity, and Politics in the Nationalist Writings of Aurobindo Ghose (1872-1950) (pp. 77-98).
Book Reviews:
Joseph Gelfer, Review of Bret Stephenson, From Boys to Men: Spiritual Rites of Passage in an Indulgent Age (pp. 99-100) James Bryant, Review of Shayne Lee, T. D. Jakes: America’s New Preacher (pp. 101-102) Wisam Mansour, Review of David M. Friedman, A Mind of Its Own: A Cultural History of the Penis (pp. 103-104) Sophie Smith, Review of Lahoucine Ouzgane. (ed.), Islamic Masculinities (pp. 105-108) Katharina von Kellenbach, Review of Herbert Anderson, Edward Foley, Bonnie Miller-McLemore and Robert Schreiter, Mutuality Matters: Family, Faith and Just Love (pp. 109-111) Nathan Abrams, Review of Peter Lehman. (ed.), Pornography: Film and Culture (pp. 112-113).

Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality, 1(2), 2007;
Editorial: Joseph Gelfer.
Stefan Horlacher, From a Metaphysics of Presence to the Blessings ofAbsence: The Medial Construction of Masculine Identity in Thomas Hardy’s Novel Jude the Obscure (pp. 116-136).
Elizabeth Ruchti, The Performance of Normativity: Mormons and the Construction of an American Masculinity (pp. 137-154).
Lisa Tyler, “He Was Pretty Good in There Today”: Reviving the Macho Christ in Ernest Hemingway’s “Today is Friday” and Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ (pp. 155-169).
Brendan Smyth, To Love the Orientalist: Masculinity in Leila Aboulela’s The Translator (pp. 170-182).
Book Reviews:
Bjorn Krondorfer, Review of Kathryn M. Ringrose, The Perfect Servant: Eunuchs and the Social Construction of Gender in Byzantium (pp. 183-185)
Bjorn Krondorfer, Review of Donald Boisvert, Sanctity and Male Desire: A Gay Reading of Saints (pp. 186-188)
William G. Doty, Review of Richard Jeffrey Newman, The Silence of Men: Poems (pp. 189-190)
Craig This, Review of Scott Thumma & Edward R. Gray. (eds.), Gay Religion (pp. 191-193)
Yasemin Besen-Cassino, Review of John Ibson, Picturing Men: A Century of Male Relationships in Everyday American Photography (pp. 194-195)
Myron M. Beasley, Review of Charise L. Cheney, Brothers Gonna Work It Out: Sexual Politics in the Golden Age of Rap Nationalism (pp. 196-198).

Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality, 1(3), 2007;
Editorial: Yasemin Besen, Young Men, Masculinities and Spirituality: An Introduction to a Special Issue of JMMS (pp. 199-200).
Dan Cassino, Changing the Subject: Abortion and Symbolic Masculinities Among Young Evangelicals (pp. 201-214).
Diederik F. Janssen, Male Initiation: Imagining Ritual Necessity (pp. 215-234).
Yong Wang, The Homosexual Subject: Coming-Out as a Political Act (pp. 235-249).
Yasemin Besen and Gilbert Zicklin, Young Men, Religion and Attitudes Towards Homosexuality (pp. 250-266).
Book Reviews:
Stephen R. Patnode, Review of Victor J. Seidler, Young Men and Masculinities: Global Cultures and Intimate Lives (pp. 267-268).
Andrew Singleton, Review of Gary T. Barker, Dying to be Men: Youth, Masculinity and Social Exclusion (pp. 269-270).

Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality, 2(2), 2008;
Björn Krondorfer, A Perpetrator’s Confession: Gender and Religion in Oswald Pohl’s Conversion Narrative (pp. 62-81).
Neil Pembroke, Narratives of Silence: Availability in a Spirituality of Fathering (pp. 82-94).
Peter Bray, Men, Loss and Spiritual Emergency: Shakespeare, the Death of Hamnet and the Making of Hamlet (pp. 95-115).
Anton Karl Kozlovic, Cecil B. DeMille: Hollywood Macho Man and the Theme of Masculinity within His Biblical (and Other) Cinema (pp. 116-138).
Book Reviews:
Robert J. Myles, Review of Philip Culbertson, Margaret Agee & Cabrini ‘Ofa Makasiale (Eds.), Penina Uliuli: Contemporary Challenges in Mental Health for Pacific Peoples (pp. 139-141).
Saheed Aderinto, Review of Lahoucine Ouzgane and Robert Morrell (Eds.), African Masculinities: Men in Africa from the Late Nineteenth Century to the Present (pp. 142-144).
Nathan Abrams, Review of Murat Aydemir, Images of Bliss: Ejaculation, Masculinity, Meaning (pp. 145-146).

Journal of Men’s Studies. (1998). Special Issue: Fathering, Faith, and Spirituality. 7(1), Fall. Includes;
Dollahite, David C. / Introduction to Special Issue.
Furrow, James L. / The Ideal Father: Religious Narratives and the Role of Fatherhood.
Palkovitz, Rob and Palm, Glen F. / Fatherhood and Faith in Formation: The Development Effects of Fathering on Religiosity and Values.
Latshaw, Jason S. / The Centrality of Faith in Fathers’ Role Construction: The Faithful Father and the Axis Mundi Paradigm.
Dollahite, David C., Marks, Loren D. and Olsen, Michael M. / Faithful Fathering in Trying Times: Religious Beliefs and Practices in Fathering Children With Special Needs.
Horn, Wade, Swenson, Don, Femiano, Sam and Longwood, Merle / Reactions Papers.
Christiansen, Shawn L. and Palkovitz, Rob / Exploring Erikson’s Psychosocial Theory of Development: Generativity and its Relationship to Paternal Identity, Intimacy, and Involvement in Childcare.
Dollahite, David C. and Hawkins, Alan J. / A Conceptual Ethic of Generative Fathering.

Judy, Dwight H. (1992). Healing the Male Soul: Christianity and the Mythic Journey. Crossroad Publishing Company.

Jurkovic, Dubravko, and Gordon A. Walker (2006). Examining Masculine Gender Role Conflict and Stress in Relation to Religious Orientation and Spiritual Well-Being in Australian Men. Journal of Men’s Studies, Vol. 14 Issue 1.

Juschka, Darlene. (2000). Feminism in the Study of Religion: A Reader. Continuum International Publishing Group.

Kauth, Bill. (1992). A Circle of Men. New York: St Martin’s Press (a ‘how to’ book).

Keen, Sam. (1991). Fire in the Belly: On Being a Man. New York: Bantam Books.

Kimmel, Michael S. (ed). (1995). The Politics of Manhood: Profeminist Men Respond to the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement (and the Mythopoetic leaders Answer). Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

King, Ursula. (1989). Women and Spirituality: Voices of Protest and Promise. Basingstoke: Macmillan.

Kipnis, Aaron R. Knights Without Armor: A Practical Guide for Men in Quest of Masculine Soul. LA: Jeremy P. Tarcher.

Klein, Kenny. (1993). The Flowering Rod: Men, Sex and Spirituality. Oakland Park, IL: Delphi Press.

Kritsberg, Wayne, Lee, John and Bliss, Sheperd. (1994). A Quiet Strength: Meditations on the Masculine Soul. New York: Bantam.

Krondorger, Bjorn. (ed). (1996). Men’s Bodies, Men’s Gods: Male Identities in a (Post) Christian Culture. New York: New York University Press.

Lanphear, Roger G. (1990). Gay Spirituality: Experiences in Self Realisation for Gay Men, Lesbians, and Enlightened Heterosexuals. Unified Publications.

Lawlor, Robert. (1990). Earth Honouring: The New Male Sexuality. Newtown: Millenium Books (homophobic)

Lee, John. (1987). Flying Boy: Healing the Wounded Man. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications, Inc.

Lee, John. (1990). Flying Boy, Book II: The Journey Continues. Deerfield Beach, FL: Health Communications, Inc.

Lee, John. (1991). At My Father’s Wedding: Men Coming to Terms With Their Fathers and Themselves. New York: Bantam Books.

Leiris, M. (1992). Manhood: A Journey From Childhood Into the Fierce Order of Virility.

Lesser, A. M. (1995). Masculine Psychological Development and the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement: A Relational Perspective. Unpublished masters thesis, Smith College School for Social Work.

Levin, J. (1997). Psychological Impact of a Mythopoetic Initiation on Participants (Men’s Movement). Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Adler School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL.

Liebman, Wayne. (1991). Tending the Fire: The Ritual Men’s Group. Ally Press.

Mann, Nicholas R. (1995). His Story: Masculinity in the Post-Patriarchal World. St Paul, Minnesota: Llewellyn Publications.

Mares, Theun. (2000). The Quest for Maleness. Capetown: Lionheart Publishing.

Martel, Elise. (2001). From Mensch to Macho? The Social Construction of a Jewish Masculinity. Men and Masculinities, 3(4), April.

Matthews, John. (ed). (1991). Choirs of the Gods: Revisioning Masculinity. London: Mandala.

Mazis, Glen A. (1993). Trickster, Magician and Grieving Man: Reconnecting Men With Earth. Santa Fe, New Mexico: Bean & Co.

Miller, Ronald. (1992). As Above, So Below: Paths to Spiritual Renewal in Daily Life.

Moore, Thomas. (ed.). A Blue Fire: Selected Writings by James Hillman. Harper & Row.

Moyer, R. J. III. (2004). The Function of Ritual in the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement: A Self-in-Relation Approach. Unpublished Clinical Doctoral Dissertation, California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University, San Diego, CA.

Nelson, James B. (1988). The Intimate Connection: Male Sexuality, Masculine Spirituality. Philadelphia: Westminster Press.

Nelson, James B. and Longfellow, Sandra P. (1994). Sexuality and the Sacred: Sources for Theological Reflection. Westminster John Knox Press.

Olson, Richard P. (1998). A Different Kind of Man: Changing Male Roles in Today’s World. Judson.

Ornstein, Yevrah. From the Hearts of Men. Woodacre, CA: Harmonia Press.

Pable, Martin W. The Quest for the Male Soul: In Search of Something More..

Poling, James N., and Christine C. Neuger. (eds.). Men’s Work in Preventing Violence Against Women. New York: Haworth Pastoral Press. (Published simultaneously as Journal of Religion & Abuse, 4(3), 2002).

Puttick, Elizabeth. (1997). Women in New Religions: Gender, Power and Sexuality. Macmillan.

Robbins, M., Francis LJ., Haley JM. and Kay WK. (2001). The Personality Characteristics of Methodist ministers: Feminine Men and Masculine Women?. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 40(1):123-128, Mar.

Rodriguez, Eric M., and Suzanne C. Ouellette. (2000). Religion and Masculinity in Latino Gay Lives. In Nardi, Peter M. (ed.). Gay Masculinities. Thousand Oaks, Calif.: Sage Publications (Research on Men and Masculinities Series).

Rohr, Richard, and Joseph Martos. The Wild Man’s Journey: Reflections on Male Spirituality. Cincinnati: St Anthony Messenger Press.

Roscoe, Will. (ed). (1988). Living the Spirit: A Gay American Indian Anthology. Stonewall Inn Editions. New York: St. Martin’s Press.

Rosenberg, Warren. (2001). Legacy of Rage: Jewish Masculinity, Violence, and Culture. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press.
1. Bugsy and Me: Jewish Men and Violence.
2. ‘Devoted to Destruction’: God and Violence in the Hebrew Scriptures.
3. ‘A Heritage of Rage’: Golems and Gimpels in Jewish Literature of the Early Twentieth Century.
4. White Negroes and Protestant Jews: Norman Mailer’s Hybrid Heroes and Jewish Male Violence.
5. Mailer’s Brothers: The ‘Counterlife’ of Violence in Saul Bellow, Bernard Malamud, and Philip Roth.
6. Jewish Men with Guns: Remasculinization in Contemporary Jewish American Literature and Film.
7. Beyond Mailer: Imagining an End to Violence in Cynthia Ozick and Tony Kushner.
Epilogue: Saving Private Ryan.

Rowan, John. (1987). The Horned God: Feminism and Men as Wounding and Healing. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul.

Rowan, John. (1997). Healing the Male Psyche: Therapy as Initiation. London & New York: Routledge.

Sanford, John A., and George Lough. (1988). What Men Are Like: The Psychology of Men, for Men and the Women Who Live With Them. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press.

Schoenberg, B. Mark. (1993). Growing Up Male: The Psychology of Masculinity. Greenwood.

Sheehan, J. J. (2000). The Warrior Messiah: The Cultural Roots of European Imperialism. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, St. John’s University, New York.

Sheild, Ben, and Richard Carlson. For the Love of God.

Soucy, Alexander. (1999). Masculinities and Buddhist Symbolism in Vietnam. In Playing The Man: New Approaches to Masculinity. Eds. Katherine Biber, Tom Sear, and Dave Trudinger. Sydney: Pluto Press.

Straton, Jack. (1992-93 Where are the Ethics in Men’s Spirituality?. XY: Men, Sex, Politics, 2(4), Summer

Sussman, B. (1992). A Program Evaluation Plan for a Male Vision Quest: a Time-Limited Structured Group Program for Men. Unpublished Doctoral dissertation, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

Tacey, David. (1997). Remaking Men: The Revolution in Masculinity. Ringwood, VIC: Viking (Penguin Books).

Thompson, Keith. (ed). (1991). To Be a Man: In Reach of the Deep Masculine. LA: Jeremy P. Tarcher.

Van Leeuwen, Mary Steward. (1993). After Eden: Facing the Challenge of Gender Reconciliation. Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co..

Veer, Peter van der. (2001). Moral Muscle: Masculinity and Its Religious Uses. pp. 83-105; IN:; Imperial Encounters: Religion and modernity in India and Britain; Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press.

White, Carol Wayne. (2001). Triangulating Positions: Poststructuralism, Feminism, and Religion. Prometheus Books.

Whitmont, E. (1983). Return of the Goddess. Routledge & Kegan Paul.

Wood, Edward. (1991). On Being Wounded. Golden, Colarado: Fulcrum.

Zweig, Connie, and Jeremiah Abrams. (eds.). Meeting the Shadow.

 

b) Responses to the Mythopoetic Men's Movements (including Bly)

Note: For further references on the mythopoetic men's movements, see "Men's Movements, groups and services" above.

(i) Recommended Reading

Clatterbaugh, Kenneth. (1990). Wild Men and Horned Gods: Men in Search of Spiritual Growth. In Contemporary Perspectives on Masculinity: Men, Women, and Politics in Modern Society, Colarado & Oxford: Westview Press

Ferber, Abby L. (2000). Racial Warriors and Weekend Warriors: The Construction of Masculinity in Mythopoetic and White Supremacist Discourse. Men and Masculinities, 3(1), July.

Hagan, Kay Leigh. (ed). (1992). Women Respond to the Men’s Movement: A Feminist Collection. New York: HarperCollins

Kimmel, Michael S. (ed). (1995). The Politics of Manhood: Profeminist Men Respond to the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement (and the Mythopoetic Leaders Answer). Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

Messner, Michael A. (1997). Essentialist Retreats: The Mythopoetic Men’s Movement and the Christian Promise Keepers. In Politics of Masculinities: Men in Movements. University of Southern California: Sage Publications

Schwalbe, Michael. (1995). Mythopoetic Men’s Work as a Search for Communitas. In Kimmel, Michael and Messner, Michael. (eds.). Men’s Lives. (3rd Ed.), Allyn & Bacon, pp. 507-19 (Also in Kimmel, Michael S. (ed). (1995). The Politics of Manhood)

Schwalbe, Michael. (1996). Unlocking the Iron Cage: The Men’s Movement, Gender Politics, and American Culture. New York: Oxford University Press.

Tacey, David. (1997). Remaking Men: The Revolution in Masculinity. Ringwood, VIC: Viking (Penguin Books)


(ii) Further Reading

Chapple, Steve, and David Talbot. (1989). The Beast Within. Chapter 5 in Burning Desires: Sex in America. New York: Doubleday

Connell, R.W. (1991). Drumming up the wrong tree. Tikkun, 7(1)

Ellis, Kate. (1994). Who’s Afraid of Robert Bly? Feminism, Gender Politics, and the Mainstream Media. Masculinities, 2(1), Spring.

Faludi, Susan. (1992). Robert Bly: Turning ‘Yoghurt Eaters’ Into ‘Wild Men’. In Backlash: The Undeclared War Against Women. London: Chatto & Windus

Flood, Michael. (1991). Wildmen. XY: Men, Sex, Politics, 1(4), Spring

Gardiner, Judith Kegan. (2002). Theorizing Age and Gender: Bly’s Boys, Feminism, and Maturity Masculinity. In Gardiner, Judith Kegan. (ed.). Masculinity Studies and Feminist Theory: New Directions. Columbia University Press.

Haste, Helen. (1993). Redefining Masculinity. Chapter 12 in The Sexual Metaphor. New York: Harvester Wheatsheaf

Kimmel, M.S. (1992). Reading Men: Men, Masculinity and Publishing. Contemporary Sociology, 21, pp. 162-71.

King, Bill. (1992). The Men’s Movement. Arena, 99/100

Magnuson, E. (2007). Creating Culture in the Mythopoetic Men’s Movement: An Ethnographic Study of Micro-Level Leadership and Socialization. Journal of Men’s Studies, 15(1).

Masculinities. (1993). Special Issue. Includes;
Clatterbaugh, Ken. The Mythopoetic Foundations of New Age Patriarchy.
Beneke, Tim. Deep Masculinity as Social Control: Foucault, Bly and Masculinity.
Gutterman, David. The ‘Phallacy’ of the Wild Man: Robert Bly and the Reaffirmation of Masculinity.
Kimmel, Michael S. Born to Run: Nineteenth Century Fantasies of Masculine Retreat and Re-Creation (Or: The Historical Rust on Iron John).
Putnam, Michael. Rusty Plumbing: Iron John in Contemporary and Historical Perspective.
Nonn, Tim. Moses, Jesus and Iron John.
Dash, Mike. Betwixt and Between in the Men’s Movement.
Murray, Gordon. Homophobia in Robert Bly’s Iron John.
Kupers, Terry. Soft Males and Mama’s Boys: A Critique of Robert Bly.
Fee, Dwight. Men Get Gender-Alert: The Men’s Movement and ‘Therapolitics’.
Schwalbe, Michael. Why Mythopoetic Men Don’t Flock to NOMAS.

Mechling, Elizabeth-Walker, and Jay Mechling. (1994). The Jung and the Restless: The Mythopoetic Men’s Movement. Southern Communication Journal, 59(2), Winter, pp. 97-111.

Mills, Martin. (1997). Wild Men: Looking Back and Lashing Out. (Commentary on Bly, Biddulph & Farrell), Social Alternatives, 16(4), October, pp. 11-14.

Parker, Ian. (1995). Masculinity and Cultural Change: Wild Men. Culture and Psychology, 1(4), December, pp. 455-475.

Pelka, F. (1991). Robert Bly Romanticises History, Trivialises Sexist Oppression, and Lays the Blame for Men’s ‘Grief’ on Women. On the Issues, 19, pp. 17-19.

Pfeil, Fred. (1995). Guerillas in the Mist: Wild Guys and New Age Tribes. In White Guys: Studies in Postmodern Domination and Difference. London & New York: Verso.

Rausing, Sigrid. (1991). Men of Tin. Trouble and Strife, 22, Winter.

Regan, Matthias. (1996). Leaping Into Wilderness: The Landscapes of the Men’s Movement. Bad Subjects, Issue No. 29, November.

Ross, Andrew. (1992). Wet, Dark and Low: Eco-Man Evolves from Eco-Woman. boundary 2, 19(2), Summer.

Samuels, Andrew. The Political Psyche. (chapter critiquing Bly).

Simmons, Erica. (1992). New Age Patriarchs. New Internationalist, No. 227, January.

Stanton, Doug. (1991). Inward, Ho!. Esquire, October, pp. 112-122.

Tacey, David J. (1990). Reconstructing Masculinity: A Post-Jungian Response to Contemporary Men’s Issues. Meanjin, 49(4), Summer.

Tevlin, Jon. (1989). Of Hawks and Men: A Weekend in the Male Wilderness. Utne Reader, Nov/Dec.

Torgovnick, Marianna. (1996). Primitive Passions: Men, Women and the Quest for Ecstasy. David McKay Company.

Upton, Charles. (1993). Hammering Hot Iron: A Spiritual Critique of Bly’s Iron John. Theosophical Publishing House.

Ziguras, Chris. (1996). The Mythopoetic Men’s Movement: Hairy Men Search for Their Souls. Honours thesis, Social Theory. Melbourne University.


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c) Psychoanalysis and Psychology in Particular

Adams, Parveen. (1995). The Emptiness of the Image: Psychoanalysis and Sexual Differences. Routledge.

Beebe, John. (ed). (1989). Jung Extracts: Aspects of the Masculine. Princeton University Press.

Benjamin, Jessica. (1998). Shadow of the Other: Intersubjectivity and Gender in Psychoanalysis. Routledge.

Birksted-Breen, Dana. (ed). (1993). The Gender Conondrum: Contemporary Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Femininity and Masculinity. London & New York: Routledge .

Blazina, Chris. (1997). The Fear of the Feminine in the Western Psyche and the Masculine Task of Disidentification: Their effect on the Development of Masculine Gender Role Conflict. Journal of Men’s Studies, 6(1), Fall, pp. 55-68.

Bradway, Katherine. (1982). Gender Identity and Gender Roles. In Murray Stein. (ed.). Jungian Analysis, La Salle: Open Court.

Brenkman, John. (1994). Straight Male Modern: A Cultural Critique of Psychoanalysis. Routledge.

Brennan, Teresa. (ed). (1989). Between Feminism and Psychoanalysis. London & New York: Routledge.

Buhle, Mari Jo. Feminism and its Discontents: A Century of Struggle with Psychoanalysis. Harvard University Press.

Chodorow, Nancy J. (1978). The Reproduction of Mothering: Psychoanalysis and the Sociology of Gender. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Chodorow, Nancy J. (1989). Feminism and Psychoanalytic Theory. London: Yale University Press.

Christiansen, Anthony. (1996). Masculinity and its Vicissitudes: Reflections on Some Gaps in the Psychoanalytic Theory of Male Identity Formation. Psychoanalytic Review, 83(1), Feb, pp. 97-124.

Connell, R.W. (1987). Gender and Power: Society, the Person and Sexual Politics. Sydney: Allen & Unwin (Especially Chapter 9. The Mystery in Broad Daylight: Gender Formation and Psychoanalysis)

Connell, R.W. (1994). Psychoanalysis on Masculinity. In Brod, Harry and Kaufman, Michael. (eds.). Theorizing Masculinities. London: Sage

Craib, Ian. (1987). Masculinity and Male Dominance. Sociological Review, 35(4), November

Dalbey, Gordon. (1991). Healing the Masculine Soul. Word.

Diamond, M.J. (2004). Accessing the multitude within: A psychoanalytic perspective on the transformation of masculinity at mid-life. The International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 1 February, vol. 85, no. 1, pp. 45-64.

Diamond, M.J. (2004). The shaping of masculinity: Revisioning boys turning away from their mothers to construct male gender identity. The International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 1 April, vol. 85, no. 2, pp. 359-379.

Edley, Nigel and Wetherell, Margaret. (1995). Psychoanalysis and the Emotional Life of Men. Chapter 2 in Men in Perspective: Practice, Power and Identity. London: Prentice-Hall

Evans, Arthur. (1988). The God of Ecstasy: Sex Roles and the Madness of Dionyses. New York: St Martin’s Press.

Feldstein, Richard, and Judith Roof. (eds.). Feminism and Psychoanalysis.

Figlio, Karl. (2001). Psychoanalysis, Science and Masculinity. Philadelphia, PA: Brunner-Routledge.

Flaake, K. (1997). The Foreign Man: Youth, Masculinity, Power - An Ethnoanalysis - German, by H. Bosse. Psyche-Zeitschrift Fur Psychoanalyse Und Ihre Anwendungen, 51(1), pp. 76-80.

Fogel, Gerald I., Frederick M. Lane, and Robert S. Liebert. (eds.). (1986). The Psychology of Men: New Psychoanalytic Perspectives. New York: Basic Books.

Frosh, Stephen. (1995). Unpacking Masculinity: From Rationality to Fragmentation. In Burck, Charlotte and Speed, Bebe. (eds.). Gender, Power and Relationships. London & New York: Routledge

Frosh, Steven. (1987). The Politics of Psychoanalysis: An Introduction to Freudian and Post-Freudian Theory. London: Macmillan.

Gaylin, Willard. (1992). The Male Ego. New York: Penguin

Gilligan, Carol. (1982). In a Different Voice. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Gough, Brendan. (2004). Psychoanalysis as a resource for understanding emotional ruptures in the text: The case of defensive masculinities. The British Journal of Social Psychology, 43: 245-267.

Grindstaff, Laura, and Martha McCaughey. (1998). Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and (Male) Hysteria Over John Bobbitt’s Missing Manhood. Men and Masculinities, 1(2), October

Hill, Gareth. (1992). Masculine and Feminine: The Natural Flow of Opposites in the Psyche. Lawrence Jaffe (Jungian).

Ian, Marcia. Remembering the Phallic Mother: Psychoanalysis, Modernism, and the Fetish. Cornell University Press.

Johnson, Robert A. (1991). Transformation: Understanding the Three Levels of Masculine Consciousness. San Francisco: Harper.

Johnson, Robert A. (1993). The Fisher King and the Handless Maiden: Understanding the Wounded Feeling Function in Masculine and Feminine Psychology. San Francisco: Harper.

Johnson, Robert A. He: Understanding Masculine Psychology.

Jung, Carl G. (1989). (1953). Aspects of the Masculine. (translated by R.F.C. Hull). London: Ark.

Kearns, Katherine. Psychoanalysis, Historiography, and Feminist Theory: The Search for Critical Method. Cambridge University Press.

Masson, J. (1984). Freud, the Assault on Truth: Freud’s Suppression of the Seduction Theory. London: Faber & Faber.

Minsky, Rosalind. (1995). Psychoanalysis and Gender: A Introductory Reader. Routledge.

Monick, Eugene. (1987). Phallos: Sacred Image of the Masculine. Toronto: Inner City Books.

Monick, Eugene. (1991). Castration and Male Rage: The Phallic Wound. Toronto: Inner City Books.

Moore, Robert, and Douglas Gillette. (1991). King, Warrior, Magician, Lover: Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine. New York: HarperCollins.

Moore, Robert, and Douglas Gillette. (1992). The Warrior Within: Accessing the Warrior in the Male Psyche. New York: Morrow, William & Co.

Moore, Robert, and Douglas Gillette. (1993). The Lover Within: Accessing the Romantic in the Male Psyche. New York: Morrow, William & Co.

Moore, Robert, and Douglas Gillette. (1993). The Magician Within: Accessing the Magician in the Male Psyche. New York: Morrow, William & Co.

Moore, Robert, and Douglas Gillette. The King Within: Accessing the King in the Male Psyche, St Paul, MN: Ally Press.

Morrow, France. Unleashing our Unknown Selves: An Inquiry into the Future of Femininity and Masculinity. New York: Praeger.

Pedersen, Loren E. (1991). Dark Hearts: The Unconscious Forces That Shape Men’s Lives. Boston: Shambhala.

Pedersen, Loren E. (1993). Sixteen Men: Understanding Masculine Personality Types. Boston & London: Shambhala.

Raphael-Leff, Joan, and Rosine Jozef Perelberg. (eds.). (1997). Female Experience: Three Generations of British Women Psychoanalysts on Work with Women. Routledge.

Richards, Barry. (1990). Masculinity, Identification, and Political Culture. In Hearn, Jeff and Morgan, David. (eds.). Men, Masculinities and Social Theory. London: Unwin Hyman

Rucker, Naomi G., and Karen L. Lombardi. (1998). Subject Relations: Unconscious Experience and Relational Psychoanalysis. Routledge.

Rudnytsky, Peter L., and Andrew M. Gordon. (eds.). (2000). Psychoanalyses/Feminisms. State University of New York Press.

Ruitenbeek, Hendrik M. (ed.). (1966). Psychoanalysis and Male Sexuality. NCUP.

Samuels, Andrew. (ed). (1986). The Father. New York: University Press.

Sayers, Janet. (1986). Sexual Contradictions: Psychology, Psychoanalysis, and Feminism. London & New York: Tavistock.

Schwartz, Adria E. (1998). Sexual Subjects: Lesbians, Gender and Psychoanalysis. Routledge.

Singleton, Andrew. (2004). Good advice for godly men: Oppressed men in Christian men’s self-help literature. Journal of Gender Studies, Volume 13, Number 2, July 2004, pp. 153-164.

Sprengnether, Madelon. The Spectral Mother: Freud, Feminism, and Psychoanalysis.

Squire, Corinne. (1989). Significant Differences: Feminism in Psychology. London & New York: Routledge.

Steinberg, Warren. (1993). Masculinity: Identity, Conflict, and Transformation. Shambhala Publications.

Stoller, Robert J., and Gilbert H. Herdt. (1982). The Development of Masculinity: A Cross-Cultural Contribution. Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 30(1)

Tacey, David J. (1990). Incest, Society, and Transformation. Psychological Perspectives. (Los Angeles), Special Issue on Gender, No. 23, October.

Tacey, David J. (1991). A Sustained Hymn to Iron John. The San Francisco Jung Institute Library Journal, 10(1).

Tacey, David J. (1996). Remaking Men: Jungian Thought and the Post-Patriarchal Psyche. Australian Humanities Review, September

Tacey, David. (1997). Remaking Men: The Revolution in Masculinity. Ringwood, VIC: Viking (Penguin Books).

Tatham, Peter. (1992). The Makings of Maleness: Men, Women, and the Flight of Daedulus. London: Karnac Books.

Vogt, G.M. (1991). Return to Father: Archetypal Dimensions of the Patriarch. Dallas, Texas: Spring Publications.

Wehr, Demaris S. (1988). Jung and Feminism: Liberating Archetypes. London: Routledge.

Wetherell, Margaret, and Christine Griffin. (1991). Feminist Psychology and the Study of Men and Masculinity. Part I: Assumptions and Perspectives. Feminism & Psychology, 1(3)

Whitmont, Edward C. (1982). Return of the Goddess. New York: Crossroad.

Woodman, Marion, and Elinor Dickson. (1995). Dancing in the Flames: The Dark Goddess and the New Mythology. Sydney: Allen & Unwin.

Wright, Elizabeth. (ed). (1992). Feminism and Psychoanalysis: A Critical Dictionary. London: Blackwell.

Wyly, James. (1989). The Phallic Quest: Priapus and Masculine Inflation. Toronto: Inner City Books.


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d) Theology, Christianity and Men

Note: For references on the Promise Keepers, see the section on these under “Men’s movements, groups and services”.

Armato, Michael, and William Marsiglio. (2002). Self-Structure, Identity, and Commitment: Promise Keepers’ Godly Man Project. Symbolic Interaction, 25(1), 41-65.

Baker-Fletcher, Garth Kasimu. (1995). XODUS: An African-American Male Journey. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Baker-Fletcher, Garth Kasimu. (1998). Black Religion after the Million Man March. Maryknoll: Orbis.

Bartkowski, J. (2004). The Promise Keepers. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP.

Bartkowski, John (2001). Remaking the Godly Marriage: Gender Negotiation in Evangelical Families. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.

Boisvert, D. (2000). Out on Holy Ground. Cleveland: Pilgrim.

Borresen, Kari Elisabeth. (ed). (1995). The Image of God: Gender Models in Judaeo-Christian Tradition. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Boswell, John. (1980). Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press.

Boyd, S. (1995). The Men We Long to Be. HarperSanFrancisco.

Boyd, Stephen B. (1993). On Listening and Speaking: Men, Masculinity, and Christianity. Journal of Men’s Studies, 1(4), May, pp. 323-345.

Boyd, Stephen, W. Longwood, and M. Muesse. (1996). Redeeming Men: Religion & Masculinities. Westminster: John Knox Press.

Boyd, Stephen. (1995). The Men We Long To Be: Beyond Domination to a New Christian Understanding of Manhood. HarperSanFranscisco.

Brown, Joanne Carlson, and Carole R. Bohn. (eds.). (1989). Christianity, Patriarchy and Abuse: A Feminist Critique. New York: Pilgrim Press.

Carden, Michael. (2005). Sodomy: A history of a Christian Biblical Myth.

Carmody, John. (1990). Toward a Male Spirituality. Mystic, CT: Twenty-Third Publications.

Chance, Kenneth Byrd. (2000). Confessions of a Closed Male: A Story of Spiritual Awakening. Rojaketaka Publications.

Clark, J. Michael, with Bob McNeir. (1992). Masculine Socialization and Gay Liberation: A Conversation on the Work of James Nelson and Other Wise Friends, Las Colinas, TX: Liberal Press.

Clark, J. Michael. (1989). A Place to Start: Toward an Unapologetic Gay Liberation Theology. Dallas: Monument Press.

Clark, J. Michael. (1993). Beyond Our Ghettos: Gay Theology in Ecological Perspective. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press.

Clark, J. Michael. (1994). (Em)Body(d) Theology: Exploring Ecology and Escahatology. Journal of Men’s Studies, 3(1), August, pp. 69-86.

Clark, J. Michael. (1994). The ‘Third Gender’: Implications for Men’s Studies and Eco-theology. Journal of Men’s Studies, 2(3), February, pp. 239-252.

Clark, J. Michael. (1995). Abuse Theodicy in Gay Theology Ethics. Journal of Men’s Studies, 4(2), November, pp. 111-130.

Clark, J. Michael. (1995). Profeminist Men’s Studies and Gay Ethics. Journal of Men’s Studies, 3(3), February, pp. 241-255.

Clark, J. Michael. (1996). Phenomenology Prophecy, Victimization Transformation: Further Notes on Gay Ethics. Journal of Men’s Studies, 4(3), February, pp. 263-279.

Cole, Edwin Louis. Maximized Manhood. Whitaker House.

Comstock, Gary David. (1993). Gay Theology Without Apology. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press.

Culbertson, Philip. (1992). The New Adam: The Future of Male Spirituality. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Culbertson, Philip. (1993). Blessing Jacob’s Sons, Inheriting Family Myths. Sewanee Theological Review, Vol. 37 No. 1, Christmas, pp. 52-76.

Culbertson, Philip. (1993). Men Dreaming of Men: Using Mitch Walker’s ‘Double Animus’ in Pastoral Care. Harvard Theological Review, Vol. 86 No. 2, April, pp. 219-232.

Culbertson, Philip. (1994). Counseling Men. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Culbertson, Philip. (1996). Men, Myth, and Metanoia: Recent Works in Men’s Studies. Critical Review of Books in Religion, Atlanta: American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature, pp. 1-26.

Culbertson, Philip. (ed). (2001). The Spirituality of Men: Sixteen Christians Write About their Faith. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.
Includes;
PART ONE: SPIRITUALITY.
Mike Bathum. Men’s Spirituality: Discovering Creative Depth from Within.
Mark Muesse. Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There: Spiritual Practice and Men’s Wholeness.
Michael Battle. African Male Spirituality.
PART TWO: MENTAL HEALTH.
Stephen Boyd. ‘A Man was going down from Jerusalem…’: The Psychosocial Roots of Sin and Possibilities for Healing.
David Livingston. Responsible Forgiveness Within a Relational Church Community.
Donald Capps. Don Quixote as Moral Narcissist: Implications for Mid-Career Male Ministers.
PART THREE: RELATIONSHIPS.
James Newton Poling. Masculinity, Competitive Violence, and Christian Theology.
Merle Longwood. Allies in the Sexual Healing Journey: Reflections for Partners of Women Who Were Sexually Abused as Children.
Marvin Ellison. Setting the Captives Free: Same-Sex Domestic Violence and the Justice-Loving Church.
PART FOUR: THE PHYSICAL BODY.
Philip Culbertson. Designing Men: Reading Male Bodies as Texts.
Brett Webb-Mitchell. Disabled Bodies, Healing Bodies, Christ’s Body.
Jerrald Townsend and Robert Bennett. Can Men Learn to Float? Spirituality and Health Crises.
Robert Goss. The Integration of Sexuality and Spirituality: Gay Sexual Prophets Within the UFMCC.
PART FIVE: COMMUNITY.
Philip Culbertson. ‘The Things We Do!’: Nurturing the Authority of Men in Ministry.
Ed Thompson. Men’s Faith: The Effects of Pre- and Post-Retirement Masculinities.
Lee Butler. Xodus to the Promised Man: Revising our Anthropodicy.
Philip Culbertson. Conclusion.

Cuthbertson, Kenneth L. (1996). Coming Out/Conversion: An Exploration of Gay Religious Experience. Journal of Men’s Studies, 4(3), February, pp. 193-207.

Dalbey, Gordon. (1992). Father and Son: The Wound, the Healing, the Call to Manhood. Nashville: Thomas Nelson.

Dittes, James E. (1985). The Male Predicament: On Being a Male Today. San Francisco: Harper and Row.

Dittes, James E. (1987). When Work Goes Sour: A Male Perspective. Philadelphia: Westminster Press.

Dittes, James E. (1996). Driven By Hope: Men & Meaning. Westminster: John Knox Press.

Dittes, James E. (1996). Men at Work: Life Beyond The Office. Westminster John Knox Press.

Doty, William G. (1993). Myths of Masculinity. New York: Crossroad.

Eilberg-Schwartz, Howard. (1994). God’s Phallus and other Problems for Men and Monotheism. Boston: Beacon Press.

Focus on the Family. Seven Promises of a Promise Keeper.

Fortunato, John E. (1982). Embracing the Exile: Healing Journeys of Gay Christians. San Francisco: Harper and Row.

Gillham, Preston H. (1999). Mantle of Masculinity. Harvest House Publishers.

Glaser, Chris. (1988). Uncommon Calling: A Gay Man’s Struggles to Serve the Church. San Francisco: Harper and Row.

Glaser, Chris. (1991). Coming Out to God: Prayers for Lesbian and Gay Men, their Families and Friends. Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox Press.

Gorsline, Robin H., and Daniel T. Spencer. (1996). Putting our Bodies on the Line: Markers for Justice; Continuing the Conversation between Lesbians and Gay Men in Religion. Journal of Men’s Studies, 4(3), February, pp. 291-309.

Goss, R. (2002). Queering Christ. Cleveland: Pilgrim.

Hall, D. (ed.). (1994) Muscular Christianity. Cambridge: Cambridge UP.

Heuer, A. B. (1993). Effects of Family, Society, and the Church on Men’s Self-image and Their Spirituality: Approaching Ministries in Men. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Luther Northwestern theological Seminary, St. Paul, MN.

Hilton, Bruce. (1992). Can Homophobia Be Cured? Wrestling with Questions that Challenge the Church. Nashville: Abingdon Press.

Holloway, Richard. (ed). (1991). Who Needs Feminism? Male Responses to Sexism in the Church. London: SPC.

Horner, Tom. (1978). Jonathan Loved David: Homosexuality in Biblical Times. Philadelphia: Westminster Press.

James, David C. (1996). What Are They Saying About Masculine Spirituality?. New York: Paulist Press.

James, Dobson. (2000). Straight Talk To Men: Recovering the Biblical meaning of manhood. Word Publishing.

Journal of Men’s Studies. (2006). Vol. 14 Issue 3.
Gar E. Kellom and Aaron Raverty / Introduction: The Center for Men’s Leadership and Service at Saint John’s University (265-268).
Aaron Raverty / Are We Monks, or Are We Men? The Monastic Masculine Gender Model According to the Rule of Benedict (269-291).
Tracy Davis, Alvin Thomas, and Chris Sewalish / Exploring the Constructions of Masculine Identities among St. Lucian Men (292-310).
John R. Yoakam / Resources for Gay and Bisexual Students in a Catholic College (311-321).
Adam Beatty, Matthew Syzdek, and Alex Bakkum / The Saint John’s Experience Project: Challenging Men’s Perceptions of Normative Gender Role Conflict (322-336).

Judy, Dwight H. (1992). Healing the Male Soul: Christianity and the Mythic Journey. New York: Crossroad Publishing Company.

Krondorfer, Bjorn, and Phil Culbertson (2004). Men’s Studies in Religion. Encyclopedia of Religion, 2nd edition. Ed. Lindsay Jones. Detroit, New York: Macmillan.

Krondorfer, Bjorn. (2004). Mel Gibson’s Alter Ego: A Male Passion for Violence. CrossCurrents, 54/1 (Spring): 16-21.

Krondorfer, Bjorn. (2007). Who’s Afraid of Gay Theology? Men’s Studies, Gay Scholars and Heterosexual Silence. Theology & Sexuality, 13/3: 257-274.Krondorfer, Bjorn. (ed). (1992). Body and Bible: Interpreting and Experiencing Biblical Narratives. Philadelphia: Trinity.

Krondorfer, Bjorn. (ed). (1996). Men’s Bodies, Men’s Gods: Male Identities in a (Post-) Christian Culture. New York: New York University Press.

Levitt, Mairi. (2003). Where are the Men and Boys? The Gender Imbalance in the Church of England. Journal of Contemporary Religion, Volume 18, Number 1, January.

Mahalik, James R., and Hugh D. Lagan. (2001). Examining Masculine Gender Role Conflict and Stress in Relation to Religious Orientation and Spiritual Well-Being. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 2(1), 24-33.

McCabe, Linda. (1997). Liberation through Submission? The Promise Keepers. Feminista (online journal), http://www.feminista.com/v1n6/mccabe.html

McNeill, John J. (1988). Taking a Chance on God: Liberating Theology for Gays, Lesbians, and their Lovers, Families, and Friends. Boston: Beacon Press.

McNeill, John J. (1993). The Church and the Homosexual. (4th ed) Boston: Beacon Press.

McNeill, John J. (1994). Freedom, Glorious Freedom: The Spiritual Journal to the Fullness of Life for Gays, Lesbians, & Everybody Else. Boston: Beacon Press.

McPhillips, Kathleen. (ed). (1999). Australian Feminist Studies, Theme: Feminisms, Religions, Cultures, Identities, Volume 14 Number 30, October.

Meade, Michael. (1993). Men and the Water of Life: Initiation and the Tempering of Men. San Francisco: Harper San Francisco.

Milton, Ralph. (1993). Man to Man: Recovering the Best of the Male Tradition. Winfield BC Canada: Woodlake Books.

Murphey, Cecil. (1991). Mantalk: Resources for Exploring Male Issues. Louisville, KY: Presbyterian Publishing House.

Nelson, James B. (1992). Body Theology. Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox Press.

Newton Poling, J., C. Grundy, and H. Min. (2002). Men helping men to become pro-feminist. Journal of Religion & Abuse, 4(3): 107-122.

Owen-Towle, Tom. (1991). Brother-Spirit: Men Joining Together in the Quest for Intimacy and Ultimacy. San Diego: Bald Eagle Mountain Press.

Pable, Martin W. (1996). The Quest for the Male Soul: In Search of Something More..

Pable, Martin. (1988). A Man and His God. Ave Maria Press.

Putney, Clifford. (2001). Muscular Christianity: Manhood and Sports in Protestant America, 1880-1920. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

Raschke, Carl A. and Raschke, Susan Doughty. (1995). The Engendering God: Male and Female Faces of God. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press.

Riley, Naomi Schaefer. (2005). God on the Quad: How Religious Colleges and the Missionary Generation Are Changing America. St. Martin’s.

Roscoe, Will( ed). (1988). Living the Spirit: A Gay American Indian Anthology. New York: St. Martin’s Press (Stonewall Inn Editions).

Roussel, J.F. (2000). Recourse to Experience in Theologies of Masculinity. [French] Laval Theologique et Philosophique. 56(1):47-64, Feb..

Sanford, J. (1981) The Man Who Wrestled with God. New York: Paulist.

Scroggs, Robin. (1983). The New Testament and Homosexuality. Philadelphia: Fortress Press.

Shanklin, Stephen L. et al. (1998). The Book of Prayers: A Man’s Guide to Reaching God. St Martins Press.

Smalley, Gary, and John Trent. (year?). The Hidden Value of a Man. Word Books in Association with Focus on the Family Publishing.

Staley, J. (2003). Manhood and New Testament Studies after September 11. In Moore, S. and Anderson, J. (eds.). New Testament Masculinities, Atlanta: SBL, pp.329-35.

Thompson Jr, Edward H., and Kathryn R. Remmes. (2002). Does Masculinity Thwart Being Religious? An Examination of Older Men’s Religiousness. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, Volume 41, Issue 3, pp. 521-532, September.

Van Leeuwen, Mary Steward. (1993). After Eden: Facing the Challenge of Gender Reconciliation. Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co..

Ward, Elijah G. (2005). Homophobia, hypermasculinity and the US black church. Culture, Health & Sexuality, Volume 7, Number 5, Sept., pp. 493 – 504.

Weber, Stu. (2002). The Heart of a Tender Warrior: Becoming a Man of Purpose. Multnomah.

Welch, Don. (1985). Macho Isn’t Enough: Family Man in a Liberated World. Atlanta: John Knox Press.

Wilson, Douglas. (2001). Pastors’ Perspective. Pastoring Masculinity. IN: Sproul, R. C. (ed.). Family Practice: God’s Prescription for a Healthy Home. Phillipsburg, N.J.: P & R Pub.

Wren, Brian A. (1989). What Language Shall I Borrow? God-Talk in Worship: A Male Response to Feminist Theology. New York: Crossroad.


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