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On Hanna Rosin's 'End of Men'

Are men on the decline?  In Hanna Rosin’s new book, The End of Men: And the Rise of Women, she argues that as the world changed, women have adapted along with it, which has worked to their advantage – whereas men, she claims, have failed to adapt, to their detriment.

In this episode, your host, Meghan Murphy speaks with Jennifer Homans, a historian and a distinguished scholar in residence at New York University, who published a review of Rosin’s book in the New York Times.

The second half of the show features a conversation about Rosin's take on 'hookup culture' and women's liberation with J.A. Martino. Martino is a feminist writer and choreographer who focuses on issues of gender performance, economics, and domestic labour. She wrote about Hanna Rosin’s vision of ‘hookup culture’ for Feminist Current recently.

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