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Gender and war : Australians at war in the twentieth century / edited by Joy Damousi and Marilyn Lake
Bib ID 2118451
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Description Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995 
viii, 351 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521451000
0521457106
Series

Studies in Australian history (Cambridge, England)

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  • Machine derived contents note: Introduction: warfare, history and gender Marilyn Lake and Joy Damousi
  • Part I. Femininities: 1. Heroines and heroes: sexual mythology in Australia 1914-1918 Carmel Shute
  • 2. Day mothers and night sisters: World War I nurses and sexuality Katie Holmes
  • 3. Female desires: the meaning of World War II Marilyn Lake
  • 4. Lesbians and loose women: female sexuality and the women's services during World War II Ruth Ford
  • 5. Consuming passions: romance and consumerism during World War II Lyn Finch
  • 6. Remembering romance: memory, gender and World War II Kate Darian-Smith
  • Part II. Masculinities: 7. A crisis of masculinity? Australian military manhood in the Great War Alistair Thomson
  • 8. The gendered battlefield: sex and death in Gallipoli, Rose Lucas
  • 9. The gendered figuring of the dysfunctional serviceman in the discourses of military psychiatry Joseph Pugliese
 
Notes

Index: p. 345-351.

CIP changed: formerly had different subject package.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects World War, 1914-1918 -- Australia.  |  World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia.  |  Sex role.  |  Women -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.  |  Australia -- History, Military.
Other authors/contributors Lake, Marilyn  |  Damousi, Joy, 1961-

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