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Beyond the Strike Kitchen: Housewives and Domestic Politics, 1936-1973
The broad sweep of this project is a study of how domestic politics evolved to influence policy and act as a conduit for working-class women to increase their political participation as housewives. Critical to this process ...
'What fear is like': The Legacy of Trauma, Safety, and Security after the 1977 Girl Scout Murders
On June 13, 1977 at a Girl Scout camp near Locust Grove, Oklahoma, three young campers were raped and murdered on the first night of summer camp. Local and state authorities searched nine months for a local man, Gene Leroy ...
Modern Jobs for Modern Women: Female Military Service in Britain, 1945-1962
“Modern Jobs for Modern Women: Female Military Service in Britain, 1945-1962” examines the first generation of British servicewomen to serve in peacetime under regular, full-time engagements. The Women’s Royal Air Force, ...