Man of Steel and Velvet has ratings and 10 reviews. Lance said: My mother read this when I was about nine, loved it and made me read it. I looked at. Man of Steel and Velvet has 2 ratings and 2 reviews: Published by Pacific Press Publishing, Hardcover. The Paperback of the Man of Steel and Velvet by Aubrey Andelin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.
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Then I thought that this book was written by a baptist. Feb 19, Jovany Agathe rated it it was amazing.
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Book Review: Man Of Steel And Velvet | Edge Induced Cohesion
There is also a difficulty in balance of tone between his pointed criticism of men the likely audience for this book as well as his obvious desire to encourage and goad men into, well, manning up and taking responsibility for the well-being of their families. We are over two generations into the cultural teaching that men spefically white men and fathers are clownish children who need direction from women, and without it would not be able to function properly.
I apologize if this offends anybody here. I found the Velvet part much better than the Steel part, but yes, by and large I shared your frustrations with the book. The velvet part has just as much meat in it. Notify me of new comments via email. Women want aubeey men.
His wife is founder of the Fascinating Womanhood Movement. This is not merely a result of custom or tradition, but is of divine origin. Charlie Rogers rated it really liked it Jul 29, Ephraim finished reading this book, and he said it has changed his life.
Dec 29, Robert Gallant rated it it was amazing. A lot of what the book has to say is accurate—this book is demanding and complete in its model of complete manhood, presenting a wide variety of qualities that need to be mastered for someone to be a mature and complete man.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Lists with This Book. From my own experience I have noticed that even as I struggled to come to byy firm conclusion on the book overall I saw the benefits of actions that Andelin advocated. Man’s Basic Role Chapter II “A man’s most important responsibility in life is to be the guide, protector and provider for his wife and children.
It shows how the combined traits of the firmness of steel and the gentleness of velvet make a man who is a good provider and devoted husband worthy of the respect of his wife and children. I used it to good effect. Jamie Joe rated it it was amazing Sep 05, andelun It conveys some fundamental truths that men need to understand in order to be men.
Man of Steel and Velvet
A bunch of holier-than-thou, self-righteous, sexist the mere thought of a woman actually working for a living and having a career makes the author break out in hivesandelon diatribes which also include advocacy of teetotaling and vegeterianism–yeah, how manly!!
We have only to look at the downfall of great nations to see the spiral downward when immoralty is rampant. He knows enough that I am sure he used the word “never” deliberately. Something that happens occasionally. This book is not a complete guide to that end, but it does set the proper tone.
Theodore Clippinger rated it it was vepvet Jan 04, Oof from God if come as something completely new to you, direct inspiration, or it may be a recollection of information already known. Finding the balance between the good and bad, sifting the wheat from the chaff, is one of the responsibilities of a thoughtful reader.
It was hard to read this book and not feel insulted at some parts of it, and easy to be encouraged by other parts of it, while a bit unsure exactly what intentions the author had in mind. His views on women, even inis deplorable.
Man of Steel and Velvet by Aubrey Andelin
Lists with This Book. In my opinion it sets the tone and helps young men aubret their natural role as the leader of the family, which is the root of society. Post was not sent – check your email addresses!
This issue of balance manifests itself in several ways.