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Author Caldwell, Ryan Ashley, author

Title Fallgirls : gender and the framing of torture at Abu Ghraib / by Ryan Ashley Caldwell
Published Farnham ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2012]
Farnham ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2012


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Description xxi, 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Classical and contemporary social theory
Classical and contemporary social theory.
Contents 1.It was not Lucifer Achieved: Zimbardo, Women, and Abu Ghraib -- Testimony of Captain Donald J. Reese, U.S. Army, Sabrina Harman Courts-Martial -- 2.Abu Ghraib and the "Rationalization" of Rationality: Uses of the Masculine and Feminine Symbolic Narrative -- Testimony of Major David DiNenna, U.S. Army, Sabrina Harman Courts-Martial -- 3.The Abuse was Reported: Parsonian Gender Roles and Abu Ghraib Transfigurations -- Evidence: Sabrina Harman's Letter to Kelly Bryant, Sabrina Harman Courts-Martial -- 4.The Significance of Identity Simulacra and Gender Hyperreality: American Military and the Case of Abu Ghraib -- Testimony of Stjepan G. Mestrovic, Expert Witness in Sociology, Sabrina Harman Courts-Martial -- 5.The Fallgirls of Abu Ghraib: Feminist Analyses and the Importance of Context -- 6.Conversations with Sabrina Harman, Summer 2007 -- Closing Statement of the Defense Counsel, Sabrina Harman Courts-Martial, Captain Patsy Takemura, May 17, 2005, Fort Hood, Texas
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 199]-208) and index
Subject England, Lynndie -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Harman, Sabrina, 1978- -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Abu Ghraib Prison.
Control (Psychology)
Feminist theory.
Courts-martial and courts of inquiry -- United States.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Psychological aspects.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Participation, Female.
Prisoners of war -- Abuse of -- Iraq.
Torture -- Iraq.
Torture in mass media.
Trials (Military offenses) -- United States.
Women and war -- United States.
Women in war.
Women soldiers in mass media.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Women.
LC no. 2011040756
ISBN 1409429695 (hardback)
9781409429692 (hardback)
Other Titles Gender and the framing of torture at Abu Ghraib