Women, Militarism, And War

Women, Militarism, And War

by Jean Bethke Elshtain
     
 

ISBN-10: 0847674703

ISBN-13: 9780847674701

Pub. Date: 01/28/1989

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc

This valuable collection examines closely the construction of male and female identity around the theme of collective violence. Why did such violence get "moralized" for men in the case of warfare-but not for women? Women, Militarism and War presents alternatives to both "business as usual" thinking and excessively utopian or naive feminist accounts.

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This valuable collection examines closely the construction of male and female identity around the theme of collective violence. Why did such violence get "moralized" for men in the case of warfare-but not for women? Women, Militarism and War presents alternatives to both "business as usual" thinking and excessively utopian or naive feminist accounts. Contributors: Jane Bethke Elshtain, Sheila Tobias, Amy Swerdlow, Carol Cohn, Mary C. Segers, Linda K. Kerber, D'Ann Campbell, Kathleen Jones, Joyce Berkman, Cynthia Enloe, Janet Radcliffe Richards and Sara Ruddick.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780847674701
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
01/28/1989
Series:
New Feminist Perspectives Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
286
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.64(d)

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