Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2016

216 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474409360

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Masculinities on Clydeside

Men in Reserved Occupations During the Second World War

Alison Chand

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Scottish Historical Review Monographs

  • Uses material from new oral history interviews undertaken with men and women who worked in reserved occupations in Clydeside
  • Reveals findings about individual experiences of life during the Second World War from a unique regional perspective
  • Challenges assumptions about gender identities in wartime
  • Explores the Second World War as a catalyst for social change in a fundamentally new way