Images of Women in Peace and War: Cross-cultural and Historical Perspectives

Macdonald, Sharon, Pat Holden, and Shirley Ardener (editors)
Publication Date 1987
ISBN 0333428951
Publisher Macmillan Education in association with the Oxford University Women's Studies Committee,
Binding Paperback
Condition Good, sound, ex-library copy
SKU 13903
Notes Ex-library copy with usual stamps, labels and numbers etc. Rubbed. Binding is sound.

Description

Paperback. xx, 240pp. Sections include: Drawing the lines - gender, peace, and war by Sharon Macdonald; Images of Amazons by Ilse Kirk; Boadicea: Warrior, Mother Myth by Sharon Macdonald;- Women and ritual conflict in Inka society by Penny Dransart; Kikuyu women and the politics of protest by Tabitha Kanogo; Women soldiers and white unity in apartheid South Africa by Elaine Unterhalter; Living with images of a fighting elite by Rosemary McKechnie; Women and the pacification of men in New Guinea by Jessica Mayer; Passive in war? by Margaret Brooks; Perceptions of 'Peace women' at Greenham Common 1981-5 by Lynne Jones; 'Did your mother wear army boots?' by Ruth Roach Pierson.
Price: £4.00
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