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"Accentuate the Positive" and Ignore the Real: Representations of WWII Nurses in Movietone Newsreels


Berger, John. Ways of Seeing. New York: Penguin, 1987.

Butler, Judith. Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of "Sex." New York: Routledge, 1993.

Doherty, Thomas. Projections of War: Hollywood, American Culture, and World War II. New York: Columbia University Press, 1993.

Fox Movietonenews, "Army Air Force Nurses," March 1944, 51-475 V. 26/60.

----------, "Navy Nurses Look Good to the Boys on Guadalcanal," May 1944, 51-775 V. 26/72.

----------, "News Flashes of the War: Red Cross Sightseers," September 27, 1943, 50-276 V. 26/9.

----------, "War News: Allied Invasion of Salerno," September 27, 1943, 50-252 V. 26/8.

----------, "Women in the News: Army Nurses in Training," April 1944, 51-590 V. 26/66.

----------, "Women Soldiers on Italian War Front," January 20, 1944, 51-253A.

Gomery, Douglas. The Hollywood Studio System. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1986.

Stevens, Susan Y. "Sale of the Century: Images of Nursing in the Movietonews During World War II," Advances in Nursing Science 12(4) (1990): 44-52

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