Is Peace a Smiling Woman? Femininities and Masculinities in Conflict and Peace Coverage
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Original versionOrgeret K: Is Peace a Smiling Woman? Femininities and Masculinities in Conflict and Peace Coverage . In: Lippe BVD, Ottosen RO. Gendering War and Peace Reporting. Some Insights - some Missing Links, 2016. Nordicom p. 207-226
The chapter studies how concepts of gender, w ar and peace are understood and applied in the coverage of international strategies for c onflict and peace in examples from Norwegian newspapers. The theoretical backdrop is found in discussions on traditional and more recent forms of feminism and in some of their inherent contradictions.