By Jennifer Helgren

American women and worldwide Responsibility brings jointly insights from chilly battle tradition reviews, ladies’ stories, and the historical past of gender and militarization to shed new gentle on how age and gender interact to shape different types of citizenship.
Jennifer Helgren argues new internationalist lady citizenship took root within the nation within the years following global battle II in adolescence businesses akin to Camp fireplace women, woman Scouts, YWCA Y-Teens, colleges, or even magazines like Seventeen. She exhibits the actual ways in which women’ identities and roles have been configured, and divulges the hyperlinks among internationalist adolescence tradition, mainstream U.S. academic targets, and the U.S. executive in developing and advertising that internationalist woman, therefore shaping the ladies’ feel of tasks as citizens. 

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