Maternity Experiences of U.S. Servicewomen

A key topic on the campaign trail in 2020 is paid parental leave. This issue has also been at the heart of Dr. Megan McFarlane’s research in both Women’s and Gender Studies and the U.S. military.

In this episode, she explains how she became interested in studying servicewomen’s maternity experiences, the differences between military and civilian maternity leave policies and key findings from her current book project.

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