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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Goldberg, Suzanne B. "Open Service and Our Allies: A Report on the Inclusion of Openly Gay and Lesbian Service Members in US Allies." William & Mary Journal of Women and the Law 17, no. 3 (2011): 547-590.
Female Soldiers: Combatants or Noncombatants? Historical and Contemporary Perspectives, Edited by Nancy Loring Goldman. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1982.
Goldstein, Joshua S. Winning the War on War: The Decline of Armed Conflict Worldwide. New York: Dutton, 2011.
Gomaa, Dalia M. A. "Re-membering Iraqis in Nuha al-Radi's Baghdad Diaries: A Woman's Chronicle of War and Exile." Feminist Formations 29, no. 1 (2017): 53-70.
Goodman, Robin Truth. Gender for the Warfare State: Literature of Women in Combat. New York, United States: Routeledge, 2017.
Gordon-Zolov, Terri. "A Conversation with Seyla Benhabib and Judith Resnik." WSQ: Women's Studies Quarterly 38, no. 1-2 (2010): 271-286.
Gottschall, Jonathan. "Explaining Wartime Rape." Journal of Sex Research 41, no. 2 (2004): 129-136.
Gray, Chris Hables. Postmodern War: The New Politics of Conflict. New York: Guilford Press, 1997.
Grey, Rosemary, and Laura J. Shepherd. "“Stop Rape Now?” Masculinity, Responsibility, and Conflict-related Sexual Violence." Men and Masculinities 16, no. 1 (2013): 115-135.
Griffith, Robert K. The U.S. Army's Transition to the All-Volunteer Force, 1968–1974. Washington, DC: Center of Military History, 1996.
A Soldier and a Woman: Sexual Integration in the Military, Edited by Gerard J. de Groot and Corinna M. Peniston-Bird. Harlow, UK: Longman, 2000.
Hagan, John, Joshua Kaiser, and Anna Hanson. Iraq and the crimes of aggressive war: the legal cynicism of criminal militarism. New York, U.S.A.: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Goodwin, Gerald F., Gary A. Packard, Colonel Jenny Caruso, Linell A. Letendre, James A. Cadogan, Jonathan L. Lee, and Robert P. Trost. Report of the Comprehensive Review of the Issues Associated with a Repeal of "Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell", Edited by Anne G. Hammond and Doug McCoy. Washington, D.C.: Deptartment of Defense, 2010.
Hansen, Lene. "Gender, Nation, Rape: Bosnia and the Construction of Security." International Feminist Journal of Politics 3, no. 1 (2000): 55-75.
Harel-Shalev, Ayelet. "The 'Double-Battle': Women Combatants and Their Embodied Experiences in War Zones." Critical Studies on Terrorism 9, no. 2 (2016): 312-333.
Harper, Stephen. Screening Bosnia: Geopolitics, Gender, and Nationalism in Film and Television Images of the 1992-1995 War. New York;London;Oxford;New Delhi;Sydney: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Inc, 2017.
Harrell, Margaret C., and Laura L. Miller. New Opportunities for Mlitary Women: Effects upon Readiness, Cohesion, and Morale. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 1997.
Harrell, Margaret C., Chiaying Sandy Chien, Megan K. Beckett, and Jerry M. Sollinger. The Status of Gender Integration in the Military: Analysis of Selected Occupations. Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2002.
Harries-Jenkins, Gwyn. "Women in Extended Roles in the Military: Legal Issues." Current Sociology 50, no. 5 (2002): 745-769.
Harrington, Carol. Politicization of Sexual Violence: From Abolitionism to Peacekeeping. Farnham, UK ; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013.
Hastings, Julie A. "Silencing State-Sponsored Rape: In and Beyond a Transnational Guatemalan Community." Violence Against Women 8, no. 10 (2002): 1153-1181.
Hayden, Robert M. "Rape and Rape Avoidance in Ethno-National Conflicts: Sexual Violence in Liminalized States." American Anthropologist 102, no. 1 (2000): 27-41.
Heck, Alex. "Analyzing Docudramas in International Relations: Narratives in the Film A Murderous Decision." International Studies Perspective 18, no. 4 (2017): 25.
Hegar, Mary Jennings. Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front. New York: New American Library, 2017.
Hegar, Mary Jennings. Shoot like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front. New York: New American Library, 2017.
Helms, Elissa. Innocence and Victimhood: Gender, Nation, and Women's Activism in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2013.
Henry, Nicola, Tony Ward, and Matt Hirshberg. "A Multifactorial Model of Wartime Rape." Aggression and Violent Behavior 9, no. 5 (2004): 535-562.
Women and War: Power and Protection in the 21st Century, Edited by Helga Hernes, Chantal de Jonge Oudraat and Kathleen R. Kuehnast. Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace Press, 2011.
Hersh, Seymour M. Chain of command: the road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib. New York, U.S.A.: HarperCollins, 2004.
Brutality and Desire: War and Sexuality in Europe's Twentieth Century, Edited by Dagmar Herzog. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Higate, Paul, and Marsha Henry. Insecure Spaces: Peacekeeping, Power and Performance in Haiti, Kosovo and Liberia. London: Zed Books, 2009.
Higonnet, Margaret R. "Civil Wars and Sexual Territories." In Arms and the Woman: War, Gender, and Literary Representation, edited by Helen M. Cooper, Adrienne Auslander Munich and Susan Merrill Squier, 80-96. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000.
Hillman, Elizabeth Lutes. "Outing the Costs of Civil Deference to the Military." (2013): 312-326.
Hirschauer, Sabine. The Securitization of Rape: Women, War and Sexual Violence. Basingstoke, UK ; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Hobsbawm, Eric J. The Age of Extremes: The Short Twentieth Century 1914–1991. London: Abacus, 1994.
Hodgson, Godfrey. The Myth of American Exceptionalism. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2009.
Hoffman, Peter J., and Thomas G. Weiss. Sword & Salve: Confronting New Wars and Humanitarian Crises. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2006.
Holm, Jeanne. Women in the Military: An Unfinished Revolution. Novato, CA: Presidio Press, 1982.

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