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W stands for women [electronic resource] : how the George W. Bush presidency shaped a new politics of gender / edited by Michaele L. Ferguson and Lori Jo Marso.

Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (301 p.)
Subjects:
Women -- Government policy -- United States.
Women's rights -- United States.
War on Terrorism, 2001 -- -Social aspects.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2001-.
Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Essays that examine the Bush adminstration's deployment of feminist rhetoric and the effects of the administration's policies on women, feminism, and gender roles in the U.S.
Contents:
Introduction: feminism, gender, and security in the Bush presidency / Michaele L. Ferguson and Lori J. Marso. Pt. I. Compassionate patriarchy. The allure of authoritarianism: Bush administration ideology and the reconsolidation of patriarchy / R. Claire Snyder
The politics of compassion in the age of AIDS / Karen Zivi. Pt. II. Bush's masculinities. Straight eye for the straight guy / David S. Gutterman and Danielle Regan
W's masculine pseudo-democracy: brothers-in-arms, suicide bombers, and the culture of life / Andrew Feffer. Pt. III. Gendered war logics at home and abroad. The logic of masculine protection: reflections on the current security states / Iris Marion Young
Gender trouble at Abu Ghraib? / Timothy Kaufman-Osborn
Feminists versus feminization: confronting the war logics of the George W. Bush administration / Mary Hawkesworth. Pt. IV. Feminist responses. Feminism and security rhetoric in the post-September 11 Bush administration / Michaele L. Ferguson
Feminism and the complications of freeing the women of Afghanistan and Iraq / Lori J. Marso.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 25. Nov 2020)
Contributor:
Ferguson, Michaele L., 1973-
Marso, Lori Jo.
ISBN:
1-283-03567-7
9786613035677
0-8223-9065-5
OCLC:
262341012
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822390657 doi
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