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Foreign Security Policy, Gender, and US Military Identity.

By: Brunner, Elgin Medea.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Gender and Politics: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013Description: 1 online resource (217 p.).ISBN: 9781137296849.Subject(s): Armed Forces and mass media -- United States | Gender identity -- United States | United States -- Armed Forces -- Public relations | Women and the military -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Foreign Security Policy, Gender, and US Military IdentityDDC classification: 355.3420973 LOC classification: P96.A752 .B537 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Contextualising the Study of Gender and War; 2 Making Gender Tangible in Military Discourse; 3 The Doctrine of Military 'Perception Management' in Conflict; 4 The Practice of Military 'Perception Management' in Conflict; 5 Performing Identity/Foreign (Security) Policy; Conclusion - Another Gendered Reproduction of the State; Notes; Annex - Sources; Bibliography; Index
Summary: Differentiation from the Self has been a unifying feature of war stories since they were first told highlighting that war stories are about the production of identity. Based on analysis of military documents, this book aims to unravel some of the gendered ideologies that underpin the link between state identity and foreign security policy
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Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Contextualising the Study of Gender and War; 2 Making Gender Tangible in Military Discourse; 3 The Doctrine of Military 'Perception Management' in Conflict; 4 The Practice of Military 'Perception Management' in Conflict; 5 Performing Identity/Foreign (Security) Policy; Conclusion - Another Gendered Reproduction of the State; Notes; Annex - Sources; Bibliography; Index

Differentiation from the Self has been a unifying feature of war stories since they were first told highlighting that war stories are about the production of identity. Based on analysis of military documents, this book aims to unravel some of the gendered ideologies that underpin the link between state identity and foreign security policy

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Author notes provided by Syndetics

<p>Elgin Medea Brunner was a Senior Researcher at the Center for Security Studies. She holds a Doctorate in Political Science from the University of Vienna, a Master in Political Science and a Master in International Relations both from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva. Her research focus lies on gender issues in security studies and international relations, risk analysis and resilience as well as critical (information) infrastructure protection and cyber conflicts.</p>

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