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Militarized Maternity
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Megan D. McFarlane
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-08 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

The rights of pregnant workers as well as (the lack of) paid maternity leave have increasingly become topics of a major policy debate in the United States. Yet, few discussions have focused on the U.S. military, where many of the latest policy changes focus on these very issues. Despite the
Militarized Maternity
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Megan D. McFarlane
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-13 - Publisher:

"In recent decades, the U.S. military has been on the vanguard of organizations implementing policies that increase maternity-related benefits. Despite these new policies, a so-called "pregnancy problem" continues to exist in the U.S. armed forces, wherein servicewomen are stigmatized for being pregnant and taking advantage of maternity policies. Conducting an
Militarized Modernity and Gendered Citizenship in South Korea
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Seungsook Moon, Sŭng-suk Mun
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-30 - Publisher: Duke University Press Books

"This book is a postcolonial feminist study of the politics of membership in the modern Korean nation." --introd.
The Gender of Memory
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Sylvia Paletschek
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Campus Verlag Gmbh

This volume addresses the complex relationship between memory, culture, and gender—as well as the representation of women in national memory—in several European countries. An international group of contributors explore the national allegories of memory in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, the relationship between violence and war in the recollections of
Language: de
Pages: 341
Authors: Eva Schöck-Quinteros, Christiane Streubel
Categories: Germany
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

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