Secondary Literature on the Post-Cold War Period

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:

  • Wars in former Yugoslavia (1991–99)
  • U.S. Wars in the Middle East (1990–)
  • Wars of Globalization
  • UN Peacekeeping / New Humanitarianism

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Phillips, Kathy. Manipulating Masculinity: War and Gender in Modern British and American Literature. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Phillips, Joshua E. S. None of us were like this before: American soldiers and torture. London: Verso, 2010.
Phillips, Kimberley L. War! what is it good for?: Black freedom struggles and the U.S. military from World War II to Iraq. Chapel Hill, U.S.A. : University of North Carolina Press, 2012.
Pingeot, Lou, and Wolfgang Obenland. In Whose Name? A Critical View on the Responsibility to Protect. Bonn ; New York: Global Policy Forum Europe ; Rosa Luxemburg Foundation , 2014.
Ponzanesi, Sandra. Gender, globalization, and violence: postcolonial conflict zones. New York, U.S.A.: Routledge, 2014.

Contents:
Introduction: New frames of gendered violence, by Sandra Ponzanesi.
Part I: Conflict zones: Colonial haunting and contested sovereignties.
Neoliberal discourses on violence: Monstrosity and rape in borderland war, by Jolle Demmers.
Thin Ice: Postcoloniality and sexuality in the politics of citizenship and military service, by Vron Ware.
American humanitarian citizenship: The "soft" power of empire, by Inderpal Grewal.
Female suicide bombers and the politics of gendered militancy, by Sandra Ponzanesi.

Porta, Donatella Della, Hidde Donker, Bogumila Hall, Emin Poljarevic, and Daniel P. Ritter. Social Movements and Civil War: When Protests for Democratization Fail. Abingdon, Oxon; New York, NY: Routledge, 2017.
Price, Lisa S. "Finding the Man in the Soldier-Rapist: Some Reflections on Comprehension and Accountability." Women's Studies International Forum 24, no. 2 (2001): 211-227.
Public Broadcasting Service. American Experience. United States, 2015.
Mainstreaming Gender, Democratizing the State? Institutional Mechanisms for the Advancement of Women, Edited by Shirin Rai. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2003.
Genocide and Gender in the Twentieth Century: A Comparative Survey, Edited by Amy E. Randall. London ; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.
Ranharter, Katherine. Gender equality and development after violent conflict: the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Houndmills, U.K. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.
Rashid, Ahmed Khaled. "Is Humanitarian Intervention Ever Morally Justified?" E-International Relations Studies (2012).
Rastegar, Kamran. Surviving images: cinema, war, and cultural memory in the Middle East. New York, U.S.A.: Oxford University Press, 2015.
Razack, Sherene. "How Is White Supremacy Embodied?: Sexualized Racial Violence at Abu Ghraib." Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 17, no. 2 (2005): 341-363.
Rediker, Marcus. "The African Origins of the Amistad Rebellion, 1839." International Review of Social History 58, no. Supplement S21 (2013): 15-34.
Reicher, Stephen, and Nick Hopkins. Self and Nation: Categorization, Contestation and Mobilization. London: Sage, 2001.
Reid-Cunningham, Allison Ruby. "Rape as a Weapon of Genocide." Genocide Studies and Prevention 3, no. 3 (2008): 279-296.
Reiter, Dan. "The Positivist Study of Gender and International Relations." Journal of Conflict Resolution 59, no. 7 (2015): 1301-1326.
Rieff, David. "Humanitarianism in Crisis." Foreign Affairs 81, no. 6 (2002): 111-121.
Rising-Moore, Carl, and Becky Oberg. Freedom underground: protesting the Iraq War in America. New York, U.S.A.: Chamberlain Bros., 2004.
Rissman, Rebecca, and Amelia Underwood. Women in War. Minneapolis, MN: Essential Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, 2017.
Ritter, Daniel P. The iron cage of liberalism: international politics and unarmed revolutions in the Middle East and North Africa. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2015.
Rape: Weapon of War and Genocide, Edited by Carol Rittner and John K. Roth. St. Paul: Paragon House, 2012.
Rivas, Enrique Madrazo, and Sara Selva Ortiz. La Crisis en Oriente Medio y la Transformación de la Sociedad Internacional. Madrid, Spain: Madrid Fundación Universitaria San Pablo CEU imp., 2018.
Roberts, Maryam. "War, Climate Change, and Women." Race, Poverty & Environment 16, no. 2 (2009): 39-41.
Robinson, Paul. Military Honour and the Conduct of War: From Ancient Greece to Iraq. London; New York: Routledge, 2006.
Inclusion in the American Military: A Force for Diversity, Edited by David Rohall, Morten G. Ender and Michael D. Matthews. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2017.
Rosenberg, Emily. "Rescuing Women and Children." Journal of American History 89, no. 2 (2002): 456-465.
Rothbart, Daniel, Karina V. Korostelina, and Mohammed D. Cherkaoui. "The Place and Plights of Civilians in Modern War." In Civilians and Modern War: Armed Conflict and the Ideology of Violence, edited by Daniel Rothbart, Karina V. Korostelina and Mohammed D. Cherkaoui, 1-19. New York: Routledge, 2012.
Sadiqi, Fatima. Women's movements in post-"Arab Spring" North Africa. New York, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016.

Contents:

Said, Maha El, Lena Meari, and Nicola Pratt. Rethinking Gender in Revolutions and Resistance: Lessons from the Arab World. London: Zed Books, 2015.

Contents:

Common Grounds: Violence Against Women in War and Armed Conflict Situations, Edited by Indai Lourdes Sajor. Quezon City, Philippines: Asian Center for Women's Human Rights, 1998.

Acknowledgement.
Introduction: INDAI LOURDES SAJOR.
Messages: MARY ROBINSON.
RADHIKA COOMARASWAMY.
History Cannot Be Erased, Women Can No Longer Be Silenced: YAY0RI MATSUI.
Acknowledging Violations, Struggling Against Impunity: Women's Rights.
Human Rights: ARIANE BRUNET AND STEPHANIE ROUSSEAU.
Breaking the Collusion of Silence: AGNES CALLAMARD.
The Case of Forced Evictions: LEILANI FARHA.
Fundamentalism and Femicide: MARIEME HELIE-LUCAS.
Rape as a War Crime - Mythology and History: USTINIA DOLGOPOL.

Sánchez, Pablo Antonio Fe. Peacekeeping: Global Perspectives, Challenges, and Impacts. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers Inc., 2018.
Sancho, Nelia. "The 'Comfort Women' System During World War II: Asia Women as Targets of Mass Rape and Sexual Slavery by Japan." In Gender and Catastrophe, edited by Ronit Lentin, 144-154. London ; New York: Zed Books, 1997.
Sarzynski, Sarah. Revolution in the Terra Do Sol: the Cold War in Brazil. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2018.
Prisoners in War, Edited by Sibylle Scheipers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.
Prisoners in War, Edited by Sibylle Scheipers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.

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