Women, Warfare and Representation: American Servicewomen in the Twentieth Century

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Women, Warfare and Representation considers the various ways the American servicewoman has been represented throughout the 20th century and how those representations impact the roles she is permitted to inhabit. While women have a relatively short history in the American military, the last century shows an evolution of women's direct participation in war despite the need to overcome societal sex-role expectations. The primary focus is on the American case, but Emerald Archer also introduces a comparative element, showing ...

Women, Warfare and Representation: American Servicewomen in the Twentieth Century 2017, Bloomsbury Academic, London

ISBN-13: 9781474238038

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