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Recent Content

Author: 
Kathleen Kennedy
Reviewer: 
Anne Angstadt

Angstadt on Kennedy, 'Disloyal Mothers and Scurrilous Citizens: Women and Subversion During World War I'

Kathleen Kennedy. Disloyal Mothers and Scurrilous Citizens: Women and Subversion During World War I. Bloomington, Ind: Indiana University Press, 1999. 190 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-33565-4.

Reviewed by Anne Angstadt (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Minerva (November, 2000)

Women, War and the Meanings of Citizenship

Women, War and the Meanings of Citizenship

Author: 
Louise Barnett
Reviewer: 
Gioia Grasso

Grasso on Barnett, 'Ungentlemanly Acts: The Army's Notorious Incest Trial'

Louise Barnett. Ungentlemanly Acts: The Army's Notorious Incest Trial. New York: Hill & Wang, 2000. xi + 287 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-7397-9.

Reviewed by Gioia Grasso (Independent scholar) Published on H-Minerva (November, 2000)

A Travesty of Justice

A Travesty of Justice

Author: 
Will Roscoe
Reviewer: 
Donna M. Dean

Dean on Roscoe, 'Changing Ones: Third and Fourth Genders In Native America'

Will Roscoe. Changing Ones: Third and Fourth Genders In Native America. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. viii + 320 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-312-22479-0.

Reviewed by Donna M. Dean (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Minerva (October, 2000)

DUALISM'S JUST A CONSTRUCT

DUALISM'S JUST A CONSTRUCT

Author: 
Mary Fainsod Katzenstein, Judith Reppy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Regina Titunik

Titunik on Katzenstein and Reppy, 'Beyond Zero Tolerance'

Mary Fainsod Katzenstein, Judith Reppy, eds. Beyond Zero Tolerance. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. viii + 300 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-9316-0.

Reviewed by Regina Titunik (Department of Political Science, University of Hawaii at Hilo ) Published on H-Minerva (October, 2000)

Discrimination and Military Culture

Discrimination and Military Culture

Author: 
R. Claire Snyder
Reviewer: 
Ilene Feinman

Feinman on Snyder, 'Citizen-Soldiers and Manly Warriors: Military Service and Gender in the Civic Republican Tradition'

R. Claire Snyder. Citizen-Soldiers and Manly Warriors: Military Service and Gender in the Civic Republican Tradition. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. viii + 183 pp. $93.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-9443-3; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-9444-0.

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