Sex, Soldiers and the South Pacific, 1939-45

Sex, Soldiers and the South Pacific, 1939-45
Author : Yorick Smaal
Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 250
Release : 2015-08-04
ISBN 10 : 9781137365149
ISBN 13 : 1137365145
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Sex, Soldiers and the South Pacific, 1939-45 Book Description:

Sex, Soldiers and the South Pacific, 1939-45 explores the queer dynamics of war across Australia and forward bases in the south seas. It examines relationships involving Allied servicemen, civilians and between the legal and medical fraternities that sought to regulate and contain expressions of homosex in and out of the forces.

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