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

Advanced Keyword Search

Previous | War Periods

Displaying 241 - 280 of 547
Hirschauer, Sabine. The Securitization of Rape: Women, War and Sexual Violence. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
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.
Holmstedt, Kirsten A. Band of sisters: American women at war in Iraq. Mechanicsburg, U.S.A.: Stackpole Books, 2007.
Holmstedt, Kirsten A. The girls come marching home: stories of women warriors returning from the war in Iraq. Mechanicsburg, U.S.A.: Stackpole Books, 2009.
Holzner, Brigitte M. "Wars, Bodies and Development." In Experiencing War, edited by Christine Sylvester, 64-78. Abingdon, UK ; New York: Routledge, 2010.
Houge, Anette Bringedal. "Sexualized War Violence: Subversive Victimization and Ignored Perpetrators." In Masculinities in the Criminological Field: Control, Vulnerability and Risk-Taking, edited by Ingrid Lander, Signe Ravn and Nina Jon, 165-186. Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2014.
Hourani, Lauren, Jason Williams, Robert Bray, and Denise Kandel. "Gender Differences in the Expression of PTSD Symptoms Among Active Duty Military Personnel." Journal of Anxiety Disorders 29 (2015): 101-108.
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.
Husayni, Zahra. One Woman's War: Da (Mother) the Memoirs of Seyyedeh Zahra Hoseyni . Costa Mesa, CA: Mazda Publishers, Inc., 2014.

Translator: Paul Sprachman

Hutchings, Kimberly. "Gendered Humanitarianism: Reconsidering the Ethics of War." In Experiencing War, edited by Christine Sylvester, 28-41. London : New York: Routledge, 2010.
Inayatullah, Naeem, and Robin Riley. Interrogating imperialism: conversations on gender, race, and war. New York, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.


Iskra, Darlene, Stephen Trainor, Marcia Leithauser, and Mady Wechsler Segal. "Women's Participation in Armed Forces Cross-Nationally: Expanding Segal's Model." Current Sociology 50, no. 5 (2002): 771-797.
Jarausch, Konrad H. Out of Ashes: A New History of Europe in the Twentieth Century. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2015.

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Jayawardena, Kumari, and Malathi de Alwis. "Embodied Violence: Communalising Women's Sexuality in South Asia." Reproductive Health Matters 4, no. 8 (1996): 162-166.
Jones, Adam. Gendercide and Genocide. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University 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, Adam. "Straight as a Rule: Heteronormativity, Gendercide, and the Noncombatant Male." Men and Masculinities 8, no. 4 (2006): 451-469.
Judt, Tony. Postwar: A History of Europe since 1945. New York: Penguin Press, 2005.

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Eroding Local Capacity: International Humanitarian Action in Africa, Edited by Monica Kathina Juma and Astri Suhrke. Uppsala, Sweden : Somerset, NJ: Nordic Africa Institute, 2003.
Kaldor, Mary. Human Security: Reflections on Globalization and Intervention In Society and Economy Society and Economy. Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2007.
Kaldor, Mary. "In Defence of New Wars." Stability: International Journal of Security and Development 2, no. 1 (2013).

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Kaldor, Mary. New and Old Wars: Organized Violence in a Global Era. 3rd, revised ed. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2012.

Chapter 27 Selected Bibliography

Kalyvas, Stathis N. The Logic of Violence in Civil War. New York ; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Kandiyoti, Deniz. "Women, Ethnicity, and Nationalism." In Ethnicity, edited by John Hutchinson and Anthony D. Smith, 311-316. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996.
Kang, Han, Nancy Dalager, Clare Mahan, and Erick Ishii. "The Role of Sexual Assault on the Risk of PTSD among Gulf War Veterans." AEP Annals of Epidemiology 15, no. 3 (2005): 191-195.
Kassimeris, George. The Barbarization of Warfare. New York: New York University Press, 2006.
Kaufman, Joyce P., and Kristen P. Williams. "Conflict and Violence Against Women." In Women and War Gender Identity and Activism in Times of Conflict, 35-56. Sterling, VA: Kumarian Press, 2010.
Kaufman, Joyce P., and Kristen P. Williams. Women at War, Women Building Peace: Challenging Gender Norms. Boulder, CO: Kumarian Press, 2013.
Kaufman, Joyce, and kristen williams. Women, Gender Equality, and Post-conflict Transformation: Lessons Learned, Implications for the Future. London, United Kingdom; New York, United States: Routeledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
Kaufman, Joyce, and Kristen P. Williams. Women, the State, and War: A Comparative Perspective on Citizenship and Nationalism. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2007.
Keenan, Kevin. "Gender Aspects of Terrorism in Urban Spaces." Historical Social Research 39, no. 3 (2014): 100-114.