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Good girls, good food, good fun : the story of USO hostesses during World War II

作者: Meghan K Winchell
出版商: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2008.
叢書: Gender & American culture.
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Throughout World War II, when Saturday nights came around, servicemen and hostesses happily forgot the war for a little while as they danced together in USO clubs, which served as havens of stability in a time of social, moral, and geographic upheaval. Meghan Winchell demonstrates that in addition to boosting soldier morale, the USO acted as an architect of the gender roles and sexual codes that shaped the "greatest  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: History
其他的實體格式: Online version:
Winchell, Meghan K.
Good girls, good food, good fun.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2008
(OCoLC)647430587
資料類型: 政府刊物, 州政府或者省政府刊物, 網際網路資源
文件類型: 圖書, 網路資源
所有的作者/貢獻者: Meghan K Winchell
ISBN: 9780807832370 0807832375
OCLC系統控制編碼: 221141630
注意: "A Caravan book"--T.p. verso.
描述: 255 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
内容: To make the boys feel at home : senior hostesses and gendered citizenship --
The loveliest girls in the nation --
Wartime socializing --
Nice girls didn't, period : junior hostesses and sexual service --
Courtship and competition in the USO dance hall --
Conclusion --
Appendix : Interview/questionnaire template.
叢書名: Gender & American culture.
責任: Meghan K. Winchell.
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Throughout World War II, when Saturday nights came around, servicemen and hostesses forgot the war for a little while as they danced in USO clubs, which served as havens of stability. This book shows  再讀一些...

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"A must-read for anyone interested in the home front during World War II."--"Archways"

 
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