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Militarized modernity and gendered citizenship in South Korea

Author: Seungsook Moon
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, ©2005.
Series: Politics, history, and culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A postcolonial feminist study of the formation of contemporary political subjectivities in South Korea, framed by the rise and decline in 20th century militarization.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moon, Seungsook, 1963-
Militarized modernity and gendered citizenship in South Korea.
Durham : Duke University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005008862
(OCoLC)58788933
Named Person: Börngen
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Seungsook Moon
ISBN: 9780822387312 082238731X 0822336278 9780822336273
OCLC Number: 654775811
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 254 pages) : illustrations, map
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: The gender politics of nation building and citizenship in South Korea --
The historical roots and the rise of militarized modernity --
Mobilized to be martial and productive : men's subjection to the nation and the masculine subjectivity of family provider --
Marginalized in production and mobilized to be domestic : women's incorporation into the nation --
The decline of militarized modernity and the rise of the discourse of democratization --
The trajectory of men's citizenship as shaped by military and economic mobilization --
The trajectory of women's citizenship as shaped by their economic marginalization as reproducers --
Conclusion: Modernity, gender, and citizenship.
Series Title: Politics, history, and culture.
Responsibility: Seungsook Moon.
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