A Feminist Reading of Foreign Policy under Trump: Mother of All Bombs, Wall, and the “Locker Room Banter”

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Eroukhmanoff, C (2017). A Feminist Reading of Foreign Policy under Trump: Mother of All Bombs, Wall, and the “Locker Room Banter”. Critical Studies on Security. 5 (3).
AuthorsEroukhmanoff, C
Abstract

This article offers a gendered reading of three recent events under newly elected Donald J. Trump: the attempt to build a ‘beautiful wall’ between Mexico and the United States, the recent MOAB military strike in Afghanistan and the ‘locker room talk’ scandal that emerged during the 2016 election campaign. I relate these events to international security by disturbing the cultural grammar on which these events are founded and respond to the feminist call that ‘the personal is international and the international is personal’ (Enloe [1989] 2000).

Year2017
JournalCritical Studies on Security
Journal citation5 (3)
PublisherLondon South Bank University
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1080/21624887.2017.1355156
Publication dates
Print25 Jul 2017
Publication process dates
Deposited12 Oct 2017
Accepted28 Jun 2017
Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY 4.0
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