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The Resource Love and war : how militarism shapes sexuality and romance, Tom Digby

Love and war : how militarism shapes sexuality and romance, Tom Digby

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Love and war : how militarism shapes sexuality and romance
Title
Love and war
Title remainder
how militarism shapes sexuality and romance
Statement of responsibility
Tom Digby
Title variation
Love & war
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ideas of masculinity and femininity become sharply defined in war-reliant societies, resulting in a presumed enmity between men and women. This so-called battle of the sexes intensifies in tandem with dispositions to fight actual wars. These are among the fascinating discoveries Tom Digby shares in Love and War, which describes the making and manipulation of gender in both militaristic and nonmilitaristic societies and the consequences for men and women in their personal, romantic, sexual, and professional lives. Drawing on cross-cultural comparisons and examples from popular media, including
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1945-
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Digby, Tom
Dewey number
155.3
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
BF692
LC item number
.D54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
EBL-Schweitzer
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  • Sex (Psychology)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Heterosexuality
  • Masculinity
  • Militarism
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Heterosexuality
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Masculinity
  • Militarism
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Sex (Psychology)
Label
Love and war : how militarism shapes sexuality and romance, Tom Digby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; 1. Battle of the Sexes: Why Is Heterosexual Love So Hard?; 2. Let's Make a Deal: The Heterosexual Economy Falls Off a Cliff; 3. How to Make a Warrior: Misogyny and Emotional Toughness in the Construction of Masculinity; 4. Keeping the Battle of the Sexes Alive: Faith and Fantasy; 5. Can Men Rescue Heterosexual Love? More Faith and Fantasy; 6. Gender Terrorism, Gender Sacrifice: Getting Beyond Zero-Sum Heterosexuality; 7. The Degendering of War: War Loses Its Sex; 8. The Demilitarizing of Gender: A Truce in the Battle of the Sexes?; Notes; Index
Control code
898086691
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 226 pages .).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231538404
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/digb16840
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  • c0878eef-bf68-4c95-976e-85566491ccaf
  • 22573/ctt14829x9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898086691
Label
Love and war : how militarism shapes sexuality and romance, Tom Digby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; 1. Battle of the Sexes: Why Is Heterosexual Love So Hard?; 2. Let's Make a Deal: The Heterosexual Economy Falls Off a Cliff; 3. How to Make a Warrior: Misogyny and Emotional Toughness in the Construction of Masculinity; 4. Keeping the Battle of the Sexes Alive: Faith and Fantasy; 5. Can Men Rescue Heterosexual Love? More Faith and Fantasy; 6. Gender Terrorism, Gender Sacrifice: Getting Beyond Zero-Sum Heterosexuality; 7. The Degendering of War: War Loses Its Sex; 8. The Demilitarizing of Gender: A Truce in the Battle of the Sexes?; Notes; Index
Control code
898086691
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 226 pages .).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231538404
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.7312/digb16840
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • c0878eef-bf68-4c95-976e-85566491ccaf
  • 22573/ctt14829x9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)898086691

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