La ventana. Revista de estudios de género
versão impressa ISSN 1405-9436
There is a constant reference to characteristics related to adulthood and not to youth within the research that uses the notions of man and masculinity. On the other hand, studies about youth vary even on the very conception of the term. This article suggests the use of young man as a new category for research work in social science.
Palavras-chave : Young man; identity; masculinity; youth; gender.