Becoming Visible: Gendering the Study of Men at War

TitleBecoming Visible: Gendering the Study of Men at War
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2018
AuthorsRobb, Lindsey
Book TitleMen, Masculinities and Male Culture in the Second World War
Pagination1 - 22
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Abstract

This introductory chapter introduces the thematic and theoretical underpinnings of the collection. It puts the proceeding chapters in their fullest context by exploring the history of the study of masculinities with specific focus on masculinities and the Second World War. The chapter then explores the state of the field today before discussing the parameters of the book and giving an overview of the content of the collected chapters.