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Hegemonic or normative masculinity

Male gender identity defined what it is to be a 'real man'
Features things such as toughness, aggression, competitiveness, control, success and power over women



Supports cobbles theory explaining why men commit crimes should taking into account different masculinities
Different men express masculinity in different ways some through crime of legitimate means are blocked