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Life-course perspectives on military service / edited by Janet M. Wilmoth and Andrew S. London
Bib ID 6195878
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description New York : Routledge, 2013 
©2013 
xxiii, 376 pages : map and graphs ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780415879415
0415879418
9780203079744
0203079744
Series

Routledge advances in sociology ; 83.

Full contents
  • 1. Life-course perspectives on military service
  • 2. The military as a transforming influence
  • 3. Women's lives in wartime
  • 4. Race-ethnicity and immigration status in the U.S. military
  • 5. Military service and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender lives
  • 6. Military service as a pathway to early socioeconomic achievement for disadvantaged groups
  • 7. Labor market outcomes among veterans and military spouses
  • 8. The best years of our lives
  • 9. Military employment and spatial mobility across the life course
  • 10. A matter of life and death
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages [291]-335) and index.

Subjects Sociology, Military -- United States.  |  Veterans -- United States -- Social conditions.  |  Life cycle, Human.  |  Life change events.
Other authors/contributors Wilmoth, Janet M. (Janet May), editor  |  London, Andrew S., editor

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