American Girls and Global Responsibility: A New Relation to by Jennifer Helgren

By Jennifer Helgren

American ladies and worldwide Responsibility brings jointly insights from chilly battle tradition stories, ladies’ stories, and the historical past of gender and militarization to shed new mild on how age and gender interact to shape different types of citizenship.
Jennifer Helgren argues new internationalist woman citizenship took root within the nation within the years following international conflict II in early life firms comparable to Camp fireplace women, woman Scouts, YWCA Y-Teens, colleges, or even magazines like Seventeen. She exhibits the actual ways in which ladies’ identities and roles have been configured, and divulges the hyperlinks among internationalist early life tradition, mainstream U.S. academic pursuits, and the U.S. govt in developing and advertising that internationalist woman, hence shaping the women’ feel of duties as citizens. 

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