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Military Women in Other Countries


Cock, Jacklyn. Colonels and Cadres: War and Gender in South Africa. New York, Oxford University Press, 1991. 253 p.
Book call no.: 355.0082 C66c

Noggle, Anne. A Dance with Death: Soviet Airwomen in World War II. College Station, TX, Texas A&M University Press, 1994. 318 p.
Book call no.: 940.544947 N776d

Walker, Diana Barnato. Spreading My Wings: One of Britain's Top Women Pilots Tells Her Remarkable Story. Sparkford, UK, Patrick Stephens Ltd, 1994. 224 p.
Book call no.: 92 W178s

Weinstein, Laurie Lee. Wives and Warriors: Women and the Military in the United States and Canada. Westport, CT, Bergin & Garvey, 1997. 252 p.
Book call no.: 355.0082 W834

Women Soldiers: Images and Realities, edited by Elisabetta Addis, Valeria E. Russo and Lorenza Sebesta. New York, St. Martin's Press, 1994. 184 p.
Chapter 7: The Militarization of Women and "Feminism" in Libya, by Maria Graeff-Wassink, pp. 137-149.
Chapter 8: Penelope's Web: Female Military Service in Italy--Debates and Draft Proposals, 1945-92, by Virgilio Ilari, pp. 150-161.
Book call no.: 355.0082 W8721


Optimizing the Performance of Women in the Armed Forces of NATO. Defense Research Group, Panel 8 on the Defence Application of Human and Bio-Medical Sciences. [Brussels, Belgium], North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1997. 1 vol. (various pagings). (Technical proceedings)
For official use only
Doc. call no.: M-U 41723-88 no.13


Bird, Julie. General's Mission is to Help Widen Roles for Women. Air Force Times 55:4 Jul 24 '95.
MajGen Marcelite Harris heads a NATO committee which seeks to improve conditions for women serving in the militaries of NATO nations.

Bowley, Patricia and Wright Kris. Canadian Enlisted Women: Gender Issues in the Canadian Armed Forces Before and After 1945. Minerva: Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 15:9-25 Spring '97.

Brooke, Micool. ADJ Interview: Women Join Ranks of Top Brass in Thai Armed Forces. Asian Defence Journal pages 48-49 May '96.

Cherpak, Evelyn M. The Participation of Women in the Wars for Independence in Northern South America, 1810-1824. Minerva: Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 11:11-36 Fall-Winter '93.

Dandeker, Christopher and Segal Mady Wechsler. Gender Integration in Armed Forces: Recent Policy Developments in the United Kingdom. Armed Forces & Society 23:29-47 Fall '96.
Reports on recent developments in policy on gender integration in the UK's armed forces, whereby women's employment opportunities have widened significantly since the early 1980's.

de Groot, Gerard J. Women Warriors. Contemporary Review 266:257-260 May '95.
About Jo Salter, the first woman in the RAF to be declared combat ready, February 1995. Also includes brief discussion of women in combat.

Dvir, Taly, Eden, Dov, and and Lang, Michal. Self-Fulfilling Prophecy and Gender: Can Women be Pygmalion and Galatea? Journal of Applied Psychology 80:253-270 Apr '95.
Authors conducted two experiments in the Israel Defense Forces to test the Pygmalion hypothesis among women.

Harris, Marcelite(MajGen, USAF). Recognising the Role of Women in NATO's Military Forces. NATO Review 45:25-26 Sep-Oct '97.

Herspring, Dale R. Women in the Russian Military: A Reluctant Marriage. Minerva: Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 15:42-59 Summer '97.

Israeli Air Force Wants to Ban Female Fighter Pilots. Jane's Defence Weekly 23:10 Jan 28 '95.

Jules-Dehner, Noel. Under Fire: Soviet Women Combat Veterans. Minerva: Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 15:1-12 Summer '97.

Lief, Louise. Second Class in the Israeli Military. U.S. News & World Report 118:47-48 May 22 '95.

Lok, Joris Janssen. Female Fighter Pilot on the Front Line. Jane's Defence Weekly 22:19 Jul 16 '94.
Royal Netherlands Air Force's first female operational fast jet pilot.

Masko, David. NATO Women Discuss Their Military Roles Airman 40:21 Aug '96.

Pennington, Reina. The Propaganda Factor and Soviet Women Pilots in World War II. Minerva: Quarterly Report on Women and the Military 15:13-41 Summer '97.

Penninton, Reina. "Do Not Speak of the Services You Rendered": Women Veterans of Aviation in the Soviet Union. Journal of Slavic Military Studies 9:120-151 Mar '96.

Rashid, Ahmed. Sister Courage. Far Eastern Economic Review 160:30 Nov 27 '97.
Hazara women served alongside men on the front lines in Afghanistan in their battle against the Taliban.

Serrill, Michael S. Armed Women of Iran. Time 149:86-87 Apr 21 '97.
About Iraq's 30,000-strong female-led National Liberation Army.

Weatherill, J. A. Gender Awareness Within the Australian Defence Force. Australian Defence Force Journal No. 117:43-48 Mar-Apr '96.

Xiaolin Li. Chinese Women in the People's Liberation Army: Professionals or Quasi-Professionals? Armed Forces & Society 20:69-83 Fall '93.

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