Men, Militarism, and UN Peacekeeping: A Gendered Analysis

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In this important, controversial, and at times troubling book, Sandra Whitworth looks behind the rhetoric to investigate from a feminist perspective some of the realities of military intervention under the UN flag. Whitworth contends that there is a fundamental contradiction between portrayals of peacekeeping as altruistic and benign and the militarized masculinity that underpins the group identity of soldiers. Examining evidence from Cambodia and Somalia, she argues that sexual and other crimes can be seen as expressions ...

Men, Militarism, and UN Peacekeeping: A Gendered Analysis 2007, Lynne Rienner Publishers Inc, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781588265524

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Men, Militarism, and UN Peacekeeping: A Gendered Analysis 2004, Lynne Rienner Publishers Inc, Boulder, CO

ISBN-13: 9781588262967

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