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The Resource Italian women at war : sisters in arms from the Unification to the twentieth century, edited by Susan Amatangelo

Italian women at war : sisters in arms from the Unification to the twentieth century, edited by Susan Amatangelo

Label
Italian women at war : sisters in arms from the Unification to the twentieth century
Title
Italian women at war
Title remainder
sisters in arms from the Unification to the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Amatangelo
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Italian Women at War explores Italian women's participation in war and conflict throughout Italy's modern history, beginning with the Unification and ending with the twentieth century. The essays in this volume, which focus on both historical and fictional figures, help to further the discussion on women's participation in violence, warfare (both conventional and unconventional), and political protest throughout Italy"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.082/0945
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1638
LC item number
.I84 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Amatangelo, Susan
Series statement
The Fairleigh Dickinson University press series in Italian studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women and war
  • Women in war
  • Women soldiers
  • Women political activists
  • Protest movements
  • Mafia
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Mafia
  • Protest movements
  • Social conditions
  • Women and war
  • Women in war
  • Women political activists
  • Women soldiers
  • Italy
  • Aktivistin
  • Soldatin
  • Widerstandskämpferin
  • Italien
Label
Italian women at war : sisters in arms from the Unification to the twentieth century, edited by Susan Amatangelo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Italy's sisters in arms / Susan Amatangelo -- Part I. The unification of Italy -- One in a mille : Countess Martini Della Torre / Benedetta Gennaro -- Peppa La Cannoniera : citizenship in action / Giovanna Summerfield -- "Sono briganta, io, non donna di brigante" : the female brigand's search for identity / Susan Amatangelo -- Part II. The two world wars -- Women at war : Eva Kühn Amendola (Magamal) : interventionist, futurist, fascist / Lucia Re -- "We will build a better world together" : female partisans' memories of their resistance to fascism (1943-1945) / Fiona M. Stewart -- Where women meet resistance : Fenoglio's war narratives / Daria Valentini -- Part III. State terrorism and the Mafia -- A sister without arms : the myth of Antigone in Liliana Cavani's The cannibals / Stefania Benini -- Fighting Cosa Nostra with the camera's eye : Letizia Battaglia's evolving icons of "traumatic realism" / Norma Bouchard
Control code
950445756
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 195 pages
Isbn
9781611479539
Lccn
2016022572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026316981
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)950445756
Label
Italian women at war : sisters in arms from the Unification to the twentieth century, edited by Susan Amatangelo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Italy's sisters in arms / Susan Amatangelo -- Part I. The unification of Italy -- One in a mille : Countess Martini Della Torre / Benedetta Gennaro -- Peppa La Cannoniera : citizenship in action / Giovanna Summerfield -- "Sono briganta, io, non donna di brigante" : the female brigand's search for identity / Susan Amatangelo -- Part II. The two world wars -- Women at war : Eva Kühn Amendola (Magamal) : interventionist, futurist, fascist / Lucia Re -- "We will build a better world together" : female partisans' memories of their resistance to fascism (1943-1945) / Fiona M. Stewart -- Where women meet resistance : Fenoglio's war narratives / Daria Valentini -- Part III. State terrorism and the Mafia -- A sister without arms : the myth of Antigone in Liliana Cavani's The cannibals / Stefania Benini -- Fighting Cosa Nostra with the camera's eye : Letizia Battaglia's evolving icons of "traumatic realism" / Norma Bouchard
Control code
950445756
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 195 pages
Isbn
9781611479539
Lccn
2016022572
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40026316981
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)950445756

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