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Gender and the Political

Deconstructing the Female Terrorist

  • Authors
  • Amanda Third

About this book

Introduction

Analyzing women labeled as terrorists in the United States in the late 1960s and early 1970s, Gender and the Political examines Western cultural constructions of the female terrorist. The chapters argue that the development of the discourse on terrorism evolves in parallel with, and in response to, radical feminism in the US during this time.

Keywords

feminism gender society women

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