Published in Cancer Weekly, July 11th, 2006
"This paper describes the findings from an ethnographic study of 16 Anglo-Australian men treated with ADT for advanced prostate cancer. Utilising a social constructionist gendered analysis, participants' experiences, particularly in relation to embodied masculinity, are described in the context of reduced testosterone that accompany ADT," scientists in Canada reported.
"The findings indicated that participants reformulated many ideals of hegemonic masculinity in response to functional body changes. However, hegemonic...
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