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Article

Title

Participation of women in creating security - Polish Armed Forces as an example

Authors

[ 1 ] Wydział Bezpieczeństwa Narodowego, Akademia Sztuki Wojennej | [ P ] employee

Year of publication

2018

Published in

Defense Resources Management in the 21st Century

Journal year: 2018 | Journal volume: vol. 13 | Journal number: no. 13

Article type

scholarly article / paper

Publication language

english

Keywords
PL
  • Bezpieczeństwo narodowe
  • Kobiety (żołnierze)
  • Płeć
  • Służba wojskowa kobiet
  • Polska
EN
  • National security
  • Poland
  • Women in uniformed services
Abstract

EN The presentation concerns the role of the women in creating security on the women military service like example. The key points of presentation are history and present circumstances of women military service. It concerns statistical data representing of women in the structures, as well as non-measurable variables, like adaptation to service, gender equality, real tasks realized by women, men`s attitudes. The army is the institution has been created by man and for man from many ages. Nowadays, the women are minority in army. There are dominated masculine style of work and communication. It is connected with gender, culture, stereotypies and society`s mentality. For many soldiers this situation is quite inconvenience because of sexual and gender diversity. They think about women as a problem because this needs a lot of changes in army and social mentality. But the research shows that there are places on the world where the female resources are necessity because the women are the only people who could contact with local civilians.

Pages (from - to)

145 - 160

URL

http://www.codrm.eu/conferences/2018/Carte%20CoDRM%202018.pdf

Presented on

13th International Scientific Conference “Defense Resources Management in the 21st Century", 8-9.11.2018, Braşov, Rumunia

License type

other

Open Access Mode

publisher's website

Open Access Text Version

final published version

Points of MNiSW / journal

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