Invisible Veterans: What Happens When Military Women Become Civilians Again

by
Carrie Ann Alford
Kate Hendricks Thomaseditor
Kyleanne Huntereditor
Invisible Veterans: What Happens When Military Women Become Civilians Again

20190731

Praeger

Pages 248
Topics Access Issues;Caregiving and Family Roles;Combat Women Veterans;Elder Military Women's Needs;Homelessness;Intimate Partner Violence;LGBTQ Female Veterans;Mental Trauma and Health;Motherhood After the Military;Questions of Belonging;Sexual Trauma and health

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Invisible Veterans: What Happens When Military Women Become Civilians Again

Contributors: Thomas, Kate; Hunter, Kyleanne;
Abstract:

Spotlights the challenges faced by our increasing cadre of military women when their service ends and they become veterans.


• Spotlights personal experiences of female veterans through interviews

• Includes cutting-edge research on obstacles female veterans face and solutions

• Addresses emotional, physical, sexual, social, and financial health issues for female veterans who are single, married, divorced, mothers, culture-diverse, mid-life, and elderly

• Includes text on resilience for female veterans and how some are becoming leaders in business, politics, and advocacy

Editor(s): Thomas, Kate; Hunter, Kyleanne;
SortTitle: invisible veterans: what happens when military women become civilians again
Keyword(s): Access Issues; Caregiving and Family Roles; Combat Women Veterans; Elder Military Women's Needs; Homelessness; Intimate Partner Violence; LGBTQ Female Veterans; Mental Trauma and Health; Motherhood After the Military; Questions of Belonging; Sexual Trauma and health
Author Info:
Carrie Ann Alford
Kate Hendricks Thomaseditor
Kyleanne Huntereditor
eISBN-13: 9781440866432
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781440866432.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781440866425
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 248
Publication Date: 20190731