Discover what lurks behind the masculine mask - unpacking the myths of manhood.
This course will unpack—and dispel some of the myths around—who boys and men are at a time when traditional masculine identity is under siege like never before. Many of us, including parents and educators, think that what we hear and see coming from boys and men of all ages today reflects their typically masculine apathy, anger and stoicism. But there are deeper reasons for these sometimes unproductive behaviors—these reasons aren’t what many of us believe them to be. By mining the biology and social pressures males face—as early as infancy—we’ll discover what really lurks behind the masculine mask.