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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Hoffman, Peter J., and Thomas G. Weiss. Sword & Salve: Confronting New Wars and Humanitarian Crises. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006.
Höhn, Maria. GIs and Fräuleins: The German-American Encounter in 1950s West Germany. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2002.
The End of Don't Ask, Don't Tell: The Impact in Studies and Personal Essays by Service Members and Veterans, Edited by J. Ford Huffman and Tammy S. Schultz. Quantico, VA: Marine Corps University Press, 2012.
Hughes, Matthew. British Ways of Counter-Insurgency: A Historical Perspective. London: Routledge, 2013.
War, Violence and the Modern Condition, Edited by Bernd Hüppauf. Berlin ; New York: De Gruyter, 1996.
Hyam, Ronald. Empire and Sexuality: The British Experience. Manchester; New York: Manchester University Press, 1990.
Iatrides, John O., and Linda Wrigley. Greece at the crossroads: the Civil War and its legacy. University Park, U.S.A.: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1995.

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Music and Dictatorship in Europe and Latin America, Edited by Roberto Illiano and Massimiliano Sala. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2009.
The Oxford Handbook of the Cold War, Edited by Richard H. Immerman and Petra Goedde. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.
"Introduction." In Oxford Handbook of the Cold War, edited by Richard H. Immermann and Petra Goedde, 1-11. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

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Inayatullah, Naeem, and Robin Riley. Interrogating imperialism: conversations on gender, race, and war. New York, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.

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Irive, Akira. "Historicizing the Cold War." In Oxford Handbook of the Cold War, edited by Richard H. Immermann and Petra Goedde, 15-31. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.

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Iriye, Akira. Global Community: The Role of International Organizations in the Making of the Contemporary World. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.
Irwin, Julia F. Making the World Safe: The American Red Cross and a Nation’s Humanitarian Awakening. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Isaacman, Allen, and Barbara Isaacman. "The Role of Women in the Liberation of Mozambique." Ufahamu: A Journal of African Studies 13, no. 2–3 (1984): 128-185.
States of Conflict: Gender, Violence and Resistance, Edited by Susie Jacobs, Ruth Jacobson and Jen Marchbank. London: Zed Books, 2000.
Jarausch, Konrad H. Out of Ashes: A New History of Europe in the Twentieth Century. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2015.
Jarausch, Konrad H., Christian F. Ostermann, and Andreas Etges. "Rethinking, Representing, and Remembering the Cold War: Some Cultural Perspectives." In The Cold War: Historiography, Memory, Representation, edited by Konrad H. Jarausch, Christian F. Ostermann, Andreas Etges and De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 1-18. Berlin: de Gruyter, 2017.

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The Cold War: Historiography, Memory, Representation, Edited by Konrad H. Jarausch, Christian F. Ostermann, Andreas Etges and De Gruyter Oldenbourg. Berlin: de Gruyter, 2017.

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Jauffret, Jean-Charles. Des hommes et des femmes en guerre d’Algérie. Paris, France: Autrement, 2003.
Jeffords, Susan. The Remasculinization of America: Gender and the Vietnam War. Bloomington, Ind.: Indiana University Press, 1989.
Jellison, Katherine. Entitled to Power: Farm Women and Technology, 1913-1963. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1993.
Jerónimo, Miguel Bandeira, and António Costa Pinto. The Ends of European Colonial Empires: Cases and Comparisons. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Jiménez, Iván Molina, and David Díaz Arias. El Verdadero Anticomunismo: Política, Género y Guerra Fría en Costa Rica (1948-1973). San José, Costa Rica: Editorial Universidad Estatal a Distancia, 2017.
Johnson, David K. The Lavender Scare: The Cold War Persecution of Gays and Lesbians in the Federal Government. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Genocide, War Crimes and the West: History and Complicity, Edited by Adam Jones. New York: Zed Books, 2013.
Jones, Adam. Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction. London: Routledge, 2006.
Jones, Ellen. Red Army and Society: A Sociology of the Soviet Military. Boston: Allen & Unwin, 1985.
Joseph, Suad. Gender and citizenship in the Middle East. Syracuse, U.S.A.: Syracuse University Press, 2000.

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Judt, Tony. Postwar: A History of Europe since 1945. New York: Penguin Press, 2005.
Judt, Tony. "The Past is Another Country: Myth and Memory in Postwar Europe." Daedalus 121, no. 4 (1992): 83-118.
Juma, Monica Kathina, and Astri Suhrke. "Introduction." In Eroding Local Capacity: International Humanitarian Action in Africa, edited by Monica Kathina Juma and Astri Suhrke, 5-19. Uppsala, Sweden : Somerset, NJ: Nordic Africa Institute, 2003.
Kachtan, Dana. "The Construction of Ethnic Identity in the Military—From the Bottom Up." Israel Studies 17, no. 3 (2012): 150-175.
Kalyvas, Stathis N. The Logic of Violence in Civil War. New York ; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Kalyvas, Stathis N. "‘New’ and ‘Old’ Civil Wars: A Valid Distinction?" World Politics 54, no. 1 (2001): 99-118.
Kanogo, Tabitha. "Kikuyu Women and the Politics of Protest: Mau Mau." In Images of Women in Peace and War: Cross-Cultural and Historical Perspectives, edited by Sharon Ardener Macdonald, Holden, Pat and Shirley Ardener, 87-102. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1987.
Katz, Katarina. Gender, Work, and Wages in the Soviet Union: A Legacy of Discrimination. Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave, 2001.

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