Women and World War II

Lucy Noakes

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Abstract

This book chapter provides an overview of women's lives in Britain during the Second World war, considering the ways in which women's new roles in the war challenged established gender identities, and the means by which this challenge was negated.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Ashgate Research Companion to Modern Warfare
EditorsJohn Buckley, George Kassimeris
Place of PublicationFranham UK
PublisherAshgate
Pages223-240
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9780754674108
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Keywords

  • Women
  • Britain
  • World War Two

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    Noakes, L. (2010). Women and World War II. In J. Buckley, & G. Kassimeris (Eds.), The Ashgate Research Companion to Modern Warfare (pp. 223-240). Ashgate. http://www.ashgate.com/default.aspx?page=637&pageSubject=316&calcTitle=1&title_id=8810&edition_id=11385