From Defender to Offender: British Female Ex-Military Re-Joining Civilian Society

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    Abstract

    Linda Cooper considers the problems that the ex-military experience when returning to civilian life. She examines the narratives of two female former soldiers who have committed offences, unable to sustain a productive role in the ‘real’ world where individuals have to create their own structures and relationships if they are to take control of their lives.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationDiscourses we live by: personal and professional narratives of educational and social practices
    EditorsHazel Wright, Marianne Høyen
    PublisherCambridge Open Book
    Chapter23
    Pages501-516
    Number of pages16
    ISBN (Print)978-1-78374-851-8
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 20 Jul 2020

    Keywords

    • Defender
    • Offender
    • British Military
    • British female
    • Civilian society

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