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This book covers both the origin and reasons behind the numerous stereotypes of what makes a "real man" in society.
"If he hasn’t served in the army, he’s not a man." This definition of masculinity is neither natural nor innate, but a culturally determined stereotype that has been changing for centuries. In his book The First Sex. Change and Crisis of Male Identity, André Roche explores how the modern perception of ‘a man’ in society was formed.
Rauch is a modern French historian who received a Ph.D. from the University of Strasbourg. He is the author of a number of books and publications that are popular among readers both in France and abroad.
This publication was supported by the publishing support program of the French Institute, as well as by the Skovoroda Promotion Program of the French Embassy and the French Institute in Ukraine.