Book Cover
Author Pershing, Linda

Title The ribbon around the Pentagon : peace by piecemakers / Linda Pershing
Edition 1st ed
Published Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, ©1996


Description 1 online resource (xi, 318 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Publications of the American Folklore Society, New series
Publications of the American Folklore Society. New series (Unnumbered)
Contents Responding to the nuclear arms race -- The ribbon begins -- Women, fabric art, and social commentary -- The design and growth of the ribbon project -- Responses to the ribbon idea -- Tying up the Nation's Capital -- Interpreting the ribbon as women's encoded communication -- Concluding reflections
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-298) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nuclear disarmament -- United States
Antinuclear movement -- United States
Women and peace -- United States
Antinuclear movement.
Nuclear disarmament.
Women and peace.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 087049922X