Women and War

Authored by: Annick T.R. Wibben and Jennifer Turpin

Categories: Violent Conflict
Sub-Categories: National Security Forces and Armed Groups
Region: No Region
Year: 2010
Citation: Wibben, Annick T.R. and Jennifer Turpin. "Women and War." In Stress of War, Conflict and Disaster. Salt Lake City, UT: Academic Press, 2010.

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Executive Summary

This book chapter examines the many different experiences women have in times of war. It considers the roles they play in each different phase of the war process, and discusses how the gendering of social relations impacts how states promote their war efforts.