Secondary Literature on the Cold War and Wars of Decolonization

This collection includes secondary literature on the themes covered by the Oxford Handbook on Gender, War and the Western World since 1600. We have also added select secondary literature on regions and themes the handbook does not cover. The majority of the texts are in English with some texts in French, German or Russian.

The most important wars for this period include:

  • Cold War (1946–91)
  • Arab-Israeli Conflicts (1947–)
  • War of Indonesian Independence (1945–49)
  • Korean War (1950–53)
  • African Wars for Independence (1952–)
  • Algerian War (1954–62)
  • Indochina Wars (1946–79)

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Dunnage, Jonathan. Twentieth Century Italy: A Social History. Hoboken, NJ: Taylor and Francis, 2014.
Durham, Martin. Women and fascism. New York, U.S.A.: Routledge, 1998.
Theatres of Violence: Massacre, Mass Killing, and Atrocity Throughout History, Edited by Philip G. Dwyer and Lyndall Ryan. New York: Berghahn Books, 2012.
Eager, Paige. From Freedom Fighters to Terrorists: Women and Political Violence. Aldershot, UK ; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2008.
Edele, Mark. Soviet Veterans of the Second World War: A Popular Movement in an Authoritarian Society 1941-1991. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edkins, Jenny. "Humanitarianism, Humanity, Human." Journal of Human Rights 2, no. 2 (2003): 253-258.
Edmondson, Linda Harriet. Gender in Russian History and Culture. Basingstoke, UK ; New York: Palgrave, 2001.
Ehrick, Christine. Radio and the Gendered Soundscape: Women and Broadcasting in Argentina and Uruguay, 1930-1950. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Eley, Geoff. Forging Democracy: The History of the Left in Europe, 1850–2000. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.
Elkins, Caroline. Imperial Reckoning: The Untold Story of Britain’s Gulag in Kenya. New York: Henry Holt, 2005.

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Elshtain, Jean Bethke. Women and War. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1985.
Women, Militarism, and War: Essays in History, Politics, and Social Theory, Edited by Jean Bethke Elshtain and Sheila Tobias. Totowa, NJ: Rowman & Littlefield, 1990.
Engel, Barbara, and Melanie Ilic. "On the Eve: Gender, Historiography and the Prelude to Revolution." In The Palgrave Handbook of Women and Gender in Twentieth-Century Russia and the Soviet Union. Basingstoke Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.
Enloe, Cynthia H. Bananas, Beaches and Bases: Making Feminist Sense of International Politics. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990.
Enloe, Cynthia H. The Morning After: Sexual Politics at the End of the Cold War. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1993.

Chapter 27 Selected Bibliography

Ennaji, Moha, and Fatima Sadiqi. Gender and violence in the Middle East. New York, U.S.A.: Routledge, 2011.

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Ennaji, Moha. Multiculturalism and democracy in North Africa: aftermath of the Arab spring. New York, U.S.A.: Routledge, 2014.

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Estes, Steve. Ask and Tell: Gay and Lesbian Veterans Speak Out. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2007.
Estes, Steve. "Man the Guns: Race, Masculinity, and Citizenship from World War II to the Civil Rights Movement." In Gender and the Long Postwar: The United States and the Two Germanys, 1945–1989, edited by Karen Hagemann and Sonya Michel, 185-203. Baltimore; Washington, DC: Johns Hopkins University Press ; Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2014.
Evans, Martin. Algeria: France's Undeclared War. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Fanon, Frantz. A Dying Colonialism. London: Writers and Readers Publishing Cooperative, 1965.
Fanon, Frantz. Black Skin, White Masks. London: Pluto, 1967.
Farnsworth, Beatrice, and Lynne Viola. Russian Peasant Women . New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.
Fassin, Didier, and Mariella Pandolfi. Contemporary States of Emergency: The Politics of Military and Humanitarian Interventions. New York: Zone Books, 2010.
Music, Politics, and Violence, Edited by Susan Fast and Kip Pegley. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2012.
Fauri, Francesca. Novel Outlooks on the Marshall Plan: American Aid and European Re-Industrialization, Edited by Paolo Tedeshi. Bruxelles; New York : P.I.E. Peter Lang, 2011.
Novel Outlooks on the Marshall Plan: American Aid and European Re-Industrialization, Edited by Francesca Fauri and Paolo Tedeschi. Brussels ; New York: Peter Lang, 2011.
Ferguson, Lisa. "Killing Them with Kindness: Tim O'Brien's Rehabilitation of the Violent Vietnam Soldier." War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Humanities. 29 (2017): 1-29.
Fetherston, A. B. Towards a Theory of United Nations Peacekeeping. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994.
Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Elena. The ideal refugees: gender, Islam, and the Sahrawi politics of survival. Sydney, Australia: Syracuse University Press, 2014.
Fidelis, Malgorzata. Women, Communism, and Industrialization in Postwar Poland. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Von Schlachthymnen und Protestsongs: Zur Kulturgeschichte des Verhältnisses von Musik und Krieg, Edited by Annemarie Firme and Ramona Hocker. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2006.
Folman, Ari. Waltz with Bashir. Israel, Germany, France: Sony Pictures Classics, 2008.
Foot, John. Italy's Divided Memory. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Forsythe, David P. The Humanitarians: The International Committee of the Red Cross. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Forth, Christopher E., and Bertrand Taithe. "Introduction: French Manhood in the Modern World." In French Masculinities. History, Culture and Politics, edited by Christopher E. Forth and Bertrand Taithe, 1-14. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Fox, Eytan. Yossi & Jagger. Israel: Strand Releasing, 2002.
Franko, Mark. Martha Graham in Love and War: The Life in the Work. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Frazier, Jessica. Women's Anti-War Diplomacy during the Vietnam War Era. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017.

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