Gender Differences in Support for the Use of Military Force in Cross-National Perspective: The War System, Modernization, and the Universal Logics of Military Action.

Eichenberg, Richard C., 1952-
2007

There is ample evidence from the US context that women, although hardly pacifist, are less supportive of the use of military force than are men. However, the evidence is largely restricted to one conflict episode (the first Gulf War), and there is almost no cross-national evidence that would allow us to evaluate important hypotheses (especially concerning the universality of gender differences) In... read more

Subjects
Sex role--Political aspects.
United States--Military policy--Public opinion.
Tufts University. Department of Political Science.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/009052
Original publication
Eichenberg, Richard C. "Gender Differences in Support for the Use of Military Force in Cross-National Perspective: The War System, Modernization, and the Universal Logics of Military Action." Paper presented at the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, April 2007.
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