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Boys & Sex

Young Men on Hookups, Love, Porn, Consent, and Navigating the New Masculinity

by Peggy Orenstein

Hardcover, 292 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $28.99 |

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Young Men on Hookups, Love, Porn, Consent, and Navigating the New Masculinity
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Peggy Orenstein

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The author of the groundbreaking, best-selling Girls & Sex turns her attention to young men, discussing and revealing how modern young men understand and navigate the new rules of physical and emotional intimacy. 100,000 first printing.

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Author Peggy Orenstein's new book, Boys & Sex, is based on extensive interviews with more than 100 college and college-bound boys and young men across the U.S. between the ages of 16 and 22 on intimacy, consent and navigating masculinity. They spanned a broad range of races, religions, classes and sexual orientations. Siza Padovan/Getty Images hide caption

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'Boys & Sex' Reveals That Young Men Feel 'Cut Off From Their Hearts'

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