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Women at war with America

private lives in a patriotic era
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Harvard University Press , Cambridge, Mass
Women -- United States -- History -- 20th century, World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States, World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- United S

Places

United States, United St

StatementD"ann Campbell.
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LC ClassificationsHQ1420 .C32 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 304 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2844534M
ISBN 100674954750
LC Control Number84006566

Women at War with America: Private Lives in a Patriotic Era [Campbell, D'Ann] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Women at War with America: Cited by: Women at War with America: Private Lives in a Patriotic Era. Describes how World War II affected the lives of American women, and examines the challenges they faced in the military and as nurses, factory workers, volunteer workers, and homemakers/5.

Women at War with America: Private Lives in a Patriotic Era Volume 2 of Women at War with America: Private Lives in a Patriotic Era, D'Ann Campbell: Author: D'Ann Campbell: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Harvard University Press, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Aug 3, ISBN:Length.

For Prof. Campbell (History, Univ. of Indiana), American women were at war with America insofar as they felt the war at odds with their values—""the values of peace and of undisrupted private lives."" In this regard, Campbell carefully chronicles the differing experiences of women in the military, at work, and at home.

Rediscovering the women of the s --A crushing defeat in this man's army: wacs, waves, spars, and women marines --Victory for the angels of mercy: nurses break through --Volunteer, worker, or housewife?: the choices women made --Making way for Rosie: changes in the workplace --Sisterhood versus the brotherhoods: the war for the unions.

D'Ann Campbell, Women at War with America: Private Lives in a Patriotic Era (Cambridge, Mass. & London: Harvard University Press,£).

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American women experienced this "Great War" differently than any previous war. For the first time, the Army and Navy nurse corps were activated. It was the first American war in which no woman enlisted as a foot soldier disguised as a man, for it.

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Jeanne Holm served her country for 33 years, in becoming. Dear America is a series of historical fiction novels for older girls published by Scholastic in The series was cancelled in with its final release, Hear My r, it was relaunched in the fall of Each book is written in the form of a diary of a young woman's life during important events or time periods in American history.

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In the months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor and America’s entry into World War II, such a patriotic summons became more urgent.

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Edited by independent scholar Frank and including the work of more than other scholars, this two-volume set seeks-as its introduction states-to illuminate "how women survived, contributed to. both D'Ann Campbell's Women at War with America and Lynn Weiner's From Working Girl to Working Mother.

Both of these interesting, well-researched monographs survey important, broad subjects, aspects of which other historians have explored in detail. Campbell's work is a comprehensive examination of women's experiences during World War II.

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Women in the Vietnam War served as soldiers, health workers, and in news-gathering capacities. Though relatively little official data exists about female. A Workforce Changed by War: Unemployment Disappears The war virtually ended unemployment in America. The need for workers led manufacturers to hire women, teenagers, the aged, and minorities previously excluded by discrimination from sectors of the economy.

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