Book Discussion on In the Men's House

Captain Barkalow, one of the first women accepted into the U.S. Military Academy, described her experiences in In the Men’s House: An… read more

Captain Barkalow, one of the first women accepted into the U.S. Military Academy, described her experiences in In the Men’s House: An Inside Account of Life in the Army by One of West Point’s First Female Graduates. Captain Barkalow also includes in her book information from over 60 interviews of both male and female classmates at West Point. She focused on the demanding physical training at the academy and the emotional and mental hazing female cadets underwent because of their gender. close

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Book Discussion on In the Men's House

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15191-1
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Booknotes
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 2, 1990
Last Aired:
Dec 3, 1990

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  • Dec 02, 1990 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 02, 1990 | 11:15pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 03, 1990 | 2:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 03, 1990 | 6:55am EST | C-SPAN 1
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