The Americanist Independent Volume One, Issue Four
I am pleased to announce the publication of The Americanist Independent Volume One, Issue four (October, 2014). This month there is something of a gender and US history theme going on: Creating Veteran Identity for Women within the Veterans Administration By Amy Rebecca Jacobs
Selling Mr. Consumer: Forming Male Consumer Identity By Nick Lacasse
The Tide of Domesticity: A Study of Gender, Environment, and Florida’s Indian River Culture -1870 and 1890 By Dara R Vance
Every Piece of This War is Man’s Bullshit: The Women of Cold Mountain, a Film Review Essay by M. Keith Harris
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