Description/Abstract

This brief summarizes an analysis on the experiences of 12 U.S. Army women combat veterans to determine the role of gender within the masculine culture of the military and how it effects their experiences.

Original Citation

Crowley, K., & Sandhoff, M. (2017). Just a girl in the army: U.S. Iraq War veterans negotiating femininity in a culture of masculinity. Armed Forces & Society, 43(2), 221–237. https://doi.org/10.1177/0095327X16682045

Document Type

Brief

Disciplines

Military and Veterans Studies | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Social and Behavioral Sciences

Extent

2 pages

DCMI Type

Text

Keywords

Gender, Combat veterans, Sexual harassment, Women, Research reviews

Subject

Women and the military; Iraq War, 2003-2011; Women Veterans

Geographic Area

United States

Publisher

Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University

Date

4-7-2017

Language

English

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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