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War and sex

John Van Houten Dippel

War and sex

a brief history of men"s urge for battle

by John Van Houten Dippel

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Published by Prometheus Books in Amherst, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby John V.H. Dippel
Classifications
LC ClassificationsU22.3 .D576 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24580741M
ISBN 109781616141882
LC Control Number2010014742
OCLC/WorldCa466343540

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John V. H. Dippel Prometheus Books ( ) Hardcover $ “War is a powerful aphrodisiac,” John V. H. Dippel writes. In this rich, far-reaching study of armed conflict since Abraham Lincoln’s time, Dippel discusses gender, women’s suffrage, and the demographics of marriage and birth, along with the erotic meaning of sex. Book of the Decade Award (), International Studies Association "War and Gender is a fascinating book about an important issue. I thoroughly recommend it to everyone who has an interest in why we humans behave the way we do." -- Jane Goodall (The Jane Goodall Institute) "What a marvelous book!

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. yet emerged on the role of gender in war – a topic that includes both men and women but ultimately revolves around men somewhat more than women. This book brings together knowledge from a half dozen academic disciplines to trace the main ways in which gender shapes war and war shapes gender.


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The Americans were. The number of female soldiers in the war is estimated at between andalthough an accurate count is impossible because the women had to disguise themselves as men. A Union officer was once quoted regarding how a Union sergeant was "in violation of all military law" by giving birth to child, and this was not the only case where the true sex of a soldier was discovered due to childbirth.

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The gender wars that we are fighting in are the endgame of the Long March of sexual revolutionaries through our culture. They reveal that sex crimes are punished more harshly than other crimes, while new legal and administrative regulations drastically restrict who is permitted to have sex.

By examining how the ever-intensifying war on sex affects both privileged and marginalized communities, the essays collected here show why sexual liberation is indispensable. “The first great book on war in all its aspects, and still one of the best.” On War () by Carl von Clausewitz “On War represents the most ambitious effort ever made by a theorist of human conflict to systematize war and understand it for what it is.” “Absolutely essential for understanding the human phenomenon of war.”.

War and Peace (pre-reform Russian: Война и миръ; post-reform Russian: Война и мир, romanized: Voyna i mir [vɐjˈna i ˈmʲir]) is a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, first published serially, then published in its entirety in It is regarded as one of Tolstoy's finest literary achievements and remains a classic of world literature.

“Throughout this book the links between sex, the body, national and transnational politics are made plain. While some readers may query the argument that the behaviour of GIs can be conceptualised as the ’growing pains’ of a nation moving into world leadership, many will appreciate this nuanced history of sex, war and power.

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