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Grief in Wartime: Private Pain, Public Discourse
by Carol Acton
An examination of the interface between private narratives of loss and grief in wartime and publicly accepted and legitimized forms of grieving and mourning. Considering the implications of using gender as an analytic category in examining cultural narratives of loss in wartime, the author looks at men's and women's experiences of war both 'at home' and 'at the front'. The ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published March 15th 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published January 31st 2007)
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