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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Keenan, Kevin. "Gender Aspects of Terrorism in Urban Spaces." Historical Social Research 39, no. 3 (2014): 100-114.
Kelly, Liz. "Wars Against Women: Sexual Violence, Sexual Politics and the Militarised State." In States of Conflict: Gender, Violence, and Resistance, edited by Susie M. Jacobs, Ruth Jacobson and Jen Marchbank, 45-65. London ; New York: Zed Books, 2000.
Kent, Randolph C. "International Humanitarian Crises: Two Decades Before and Two Decades Beyond." International Affairs 80, no. 5 (2004): 851-869.
Khalili, Laleh. "Gendered Practices of Counterinsurgency." Review of International Studies 37, no. 4 (2011): 1471-1491.
At War: the Military and American Culture in the Twentieth Century and Beyond In War culture, Edited by David Kieran and Edwin A. Martini. New Brunswick, NJ, USA: Rutgers University Press, 2018.
Kime, Patricia. "Incidents of Rape in Military Much Higher than Previously Reported." Military Times (2014).
King, Kimi Lynn, James D. Meerik, and Eliza G. Kelly. "Deborah's Voice: The Role of Women in Sexual Assault Cases at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia." Social Science Quarterly 98, no. 2 (2017): 548-565.
King, Anthony. "The Female Combat Soldier." European Journal of International Relations 22, no. 1 (2016): 122-143.
King, Kimi Lynn, and James David Meernik. The witness experience: testimony at the ICTY and its impact. New York, N.Y.: Cambridge University Press, 2017.
King, Anthony C. "Women Warriors: Female Accession to Ground Combat." Armed Forces & Society 41, no. 2 (2015): 379-387.
Kinsella, Helen M. "Discourses of Difference: Civilians, Combatants, and Compliance with the Laws of War." Review of International Studies 31, no. S1 (2005): 163-185.
Knee, Adam. "Training the Body Politic: Networked Masculinity and the ‘War on Terror’ in Hollywood Film." In American Cinema in the Shadow of 9/11, 147-168. Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2017.
Kord, Susanne, and Elisabeth Krimmer. Contemporary Hollywood masculinities: gender, genre, and politics. New York, U.S.A.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Kreps, Sarah E., and Micah Zenko. "The Next Drone Wars: Preparing for Proliferation." Foreign Affairs 93, no. 2 (2014): 68-79.
Kronsell, Annica. Gender, Sex and the Postnational Defense: Militarism and Peacekeeping. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Kronsell, Annica, and Erika Svedberg. "Introduction: Making Gender, Making War." In Making Gender, Making War: Violence, Military and Peacekeeping Practices, edited by Kronsell, Annica and Erika Svedberg, 1-18. New York: Routledge, 2013.
Making Gender, Making War: Violence, Military and Peacekeeping Practices, Edited by Kronsell, Annica and Erika Svedberg. New York: Routledge, 2012.
Daily Lives of Civilians in Wartime Africa: From Slavery Days to Rwandan Genocide, Edited by John Laband. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007.
Lake, Marilyn, and Henry Reynolds. Drawing the Global Color Line: White Men’s Countries and the International Challenge of Racial Equality. Cammbridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Lawless, Jennifer L. "Women, War, and Winning Elections: Gender Stereotyping in the Post-September 11th Era." Political Research Quarterly 57, no. 3 (2004): 479-490.
Lazreg, Marnia. Torture and the twilight of empire: from Algiers to Baghdad. Princeton, U.S.A.: Princeton University Press, 2008.
Leiby, Michele L. "Wartime Sexual Violence in Guatemala and Peru." International Studies Quarterly 53, no. 2 (2009): 445-468.
Forgotten Genocides: Oblivion, Denial, and Memory, Edited by René Lemarchand. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.
Lewis, Dustin A. "Unrecognized Victims: Sexual Violence Against Men in Conflict Settings Under International Law." Wisconsin International Law Journal 27, no. 1 (2009): 1-49.
Memorias del Taller: Mujer Centroamericana, Violencia y Guerra, IV Encuentro Feminista Latinoamericano y del Caribe, Taxco, Guerrero, México, 1987, Edited by Lilia Monroy Limón, Adriana Arroyo and Ena Gilda Melg N. Mexico: Comité Feminista de Solidaridad con las Mujeres Centroamericanas, 1988.
Linville, Susan E. "'The "Mother" of All Battles': 'Courage under Fire' and the Gender-Integrated Military." Cinema Journal 39, no. 2 (2000): 100-120.
Lister, Ruth. Citizenship: Feminist Perspectives. New York: New York University Press, 1997.
Loken, Meredith. "Rethinking Rape: The Role of Women in Wartime Violence." Security Studies 26, no. 1 (2017): 60-92.
Lundquist, Jennifer Hickes. "Ethnic and Gender Satisfaction in the Military: The Effect of a Meritocratic Institution." American Sociological Review 73, no. 3 (2008): 469.
MacKenzie, Megan. Beyond the Band of Brothers: The U.S. Military and the Myth that Women Can’t Fight. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.
MacKenzie, Megan, and Alana Foster. "Masculinity Nostalgia: How War and Occupation Inspire a Yearning for Gender Order." Security Dialogue 48, no. 3 (2017).
MacKenzie, Megan. "Securitizing Sex? Towards a Theory of the Utility of Wartime Sexual Violence." International Feminist Journal of Politics 12, no. 2 (2010): 202-221.

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