The home-front war : World War II and American society /

Saved in:
Other Authors: O'Brien, Kenneth Paul.
Parsons, Lynn H.
Format: Book
Published:Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995.
Series:Contributions in American history ; no. 161
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The Home-Front War / Kenneth Paul O'Brien and Lynn Hudson
  • Parsons World War II and the Bill of Rights / Richard Polenberg
  • Hollywood and the Politics of Representation: Women, Workers, and African Americans in World War II Movies / Clayton R. Koppes
  • Creating "Common Ground" on the Home Front: Race, Class, and Ethnicity in a 1940s Quarterly Magazine / William C. Beyer
  • "My Children Are My Jewels." Italian American Generations During World War II / George E. Pozzetta
  • Remembering Rosie: Advertising Images of Women in World War II / Maureen Honey
  • Women Defense Workers in World War II: Views on Gender Equality in Indiana / Nancy F. Gabin
  • "The Vice Admiral:" Margaret Chase Smith and the Investigation of Congested Areas in Wartime / Janann Sherman
  • Did the "Good War" Make Good Workers? / John Modell
  • Bad News from the Good War: Democracy at Home during World War II / Roger Daniels

Descriptive content provided by Syndetics™, a Bowker service.