Throughout history, most cultures have marked the rite of passage from boyhood into manhood through initiations. However, traditional initiation practices are largely absent from the modern industrial West. This section is for sites related to rites of initiation for men, their role in society and their impact on men. Male Initiation Men People Society.
- Information Boys to Men Mentoring Network www
Information on a program where boys between the ages of 12 and 16 can regularly interact with committed, Men Mentoring Network, conscientious adult men; based in San Diego, California. Boys to Men Mentoring Network.
- Annotated MenStuff: Books on Ritual Initiation for Boys and Men www
Annotated bibliography related to initiation rituals and ritual in general. MenStuff: Books on Ritual Initiation for Boys and Men.
- Information Male Initiation and Identity www
Information concerning male circumcision and initiation. Male Initiation and Identity.
- Article Rediscovering Rites of Passage www
Article by Israel Helfand and Jon Bliss published in Voice Male. Rediscovering Rites of Passage.
- A Teen Rites of Passage www
A "coming of age" program for adolescent boys and girls who are ready to experience a personal challenge and an initiation into healthy, Rites of Passage, responsible adulthood. Teen Rites of Passage.
- Offers West Coast Men's Center www
Offers men's group and weekend events where men can learn how to improve relationships, Coast Men's Center, get rid of anger, and become better fathers. Agoura Hills, California. West Coast Men's Center.
- Provides Twin Cities Men's Center www
Provides resources for men seeking to grow in body, Cities Men's Center, mind and spirit. Supports men in Minneapolis and St. Paul and publishes Men Talk, a regional, bi-monthly newsletter. Twin Cities Men's Center.
- Alexa: Male Initiation Men
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Male Initiation Men
- DMOZ: Male Initiation Men
dmoz.org Directory: Male Initiation Men