Feminist Studies

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An Officer and a Lady

Canadian Military Nursing and the Second World War

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Cynthia Toman analyzes how gender, war, and medical technology intersected to create a legitimate role for women in the masculine environment of the military and explores the incongruous expectations placed on military nurses as “officers and ladies.”

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Reaction and Resistance

Feminism, Law, and Social Change

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No Place to Go

Local Histories of the Battered Women’s Shelter Movement

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The first history of the battered women’s shelter movement in Canada, this book traces the development of transition houses and services for abused women and the campaign that made wife battering a political issue.

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Cinematic Howling

Women's Films, Women's Film Theories

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Resisting Manchukuo

Chinese Women Writers and the Japanese Occupation

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Beyond Mothering Earth

Ecological Citizenship and the Politics of Care

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Provides an original and empirically grounded understanding of women’s involvement in quality-of-life activism.

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