When the War Was Over : Women, War, and Peace in Europe, 1940-1956Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: London : Continuum International Publishing, 2000Description: 1 online resource (272 p.)ISBN: 9781441172709Subject(s): Reconstruction (1939-1951) | Women -- EuropeGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: When the War Was Over : Women, War, and Peace in Europe, 1940-1956DDC classification: 305.4094 | 940.5 LOC classification: HQ1587 .W49 2000Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
|Item type||Current location||Call number||URL||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Electronic Book||UT Tyler Online Online||HQ1587 .W49 2000 (Browse shelf)||http://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=564204||Available||EBL564204|
Contents; Plates; Contributors; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; DISCOURSES OF WAR AND GENDER; WOMEN, POLITICS, FEMINISM; RECONSTRUCTING COMMUNITIES: EXILE, RETURN, BELONGING AND BETRAYAL; Bibliography; Index
Popular images of post-war women represent them welcoming home the soldiers, but this volume asks, What happened next?The contributors use a range of methodological approaches to encourage the reader to question traditional historiography, the nature of the historical evidence, the process of memory, and the disparities between official discourse and personal narrative, and between written, visual and oral accounts.
Description based upon print version of record.