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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Maier, Charles S. "Consigning the Twentieth Century to History: Alternative Narratives for the Modern Era." American Historical Review 105, no. 3 (2000): 807-831.
Managhan, Tina. Gender, Agency and War: the Maternalized Body in US Foreign Policy. Hoboken, U.S.A.: Taylor and Francis, 2012.
Manijikian, Mary. "Becoming Unmanned: The Gendering of Lethal Autonomous Warfare Technology." International Feminist Journal of Politics 16, no. 1 (2014): 48-65.
Marsh, Rosalind J. Women in Russia and Ukraine. Cambridge [England] ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Marshall, Monty G., and Benjamin R. Cole. Global Report 2014: Conflict, Governance, and State Fragility. Vienna, VA: Center for Systemic Peace, 2014.
La guerre civile: Entre Histoire et Mémoire, Edited by Jean-Clément Martin. Nantes: Ouest éditions, 1995.
Massad, Joseph Andoni, and Laleh Khalili. "Re-orienting Desire: the Gay International and the Arab World." In Politics of the Modern Arab World : Critical Issues in Modern Politics, 343-365. Vol. 4. London: Routledge, 2009.
Masters, Cristina. "Bodies of Technology." International Feminist Journal of Politics 7, no. 1 (2005): 112-132.
Matthews, William. "Sisters in Arms?" Officer 93, no. 1 (2017): 18-23.
Matthews, Ron, and Randolf G. S. Cooper. "Women in Ground Close Combat." Royal United Services Institute Journal 161, no. 1 (2016): 14-24.
McBride, Keally, and Annick T. R. Wibben. "The Gendering of Counterinsurgency in Afghanistan." Humanity: An International Journal of Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Development 3, no. 2 (2012): 199-215.
The Routledge Companion to Literature and Human Rights, Edited by Sophia A. McClennen and Alexandra Schultheis Moore. London: Routledge, 2016.

ntroduction: Aporia and affirmative critique: mapping the landscape of literary approaches to human rights research / Sophia A. McClennen and Alexandra Schultheis Moore --
A new universal for human rights?: the particular, the generalizable, the political / Domna C. Stanton --
"Commonly human": embodied self-possession and human rights in Jamaica Kincaid's The Autobiography of My Mother / Elizabeth S. Anker --
Who is human?: Disability, literature, and human rights / Julie Avril Minich --
Queer rights? / Greg A. Mullins --

McKay, Ian, and Jamie Swift. Warrior Nation: Rebranding Canada in an Age of Anxiety. Toronto: Between the Lines, 2012.
McMaster University. Peace and War in the 20th Century. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
Meger, Sara. "Rape in Contemporary Warfare: The Role of Globalization in Wartime Sexual Violence." African Conflict & Peacebuilding Review 1, no. 1 (2011): 100-132.
Meisler, Stanley. United Nations: A History. 2nd ed. New York: Grove Press, 2011.
Mello, Patrick A. "In Search of New Wars: The Debate About a Transformation of War." European Journal of International Relations 16, no. 2 (2010): 297-309.

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Menon, Nidhiya, and Yana van der Me Rodgers. "War and Women's Work: Evidence from the Conflict in Nepal." Journal of Conflict Resolution 59 (2015): 51-73.
Mertus, Julie. War's Offensive on Women: The Humanitarian Challenge in Bosnia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan. West Hartford, CT: Kumarian Press, 2000.
Messerschmidt, James W. Hegemonic masculinities and camouflaged politics: unmasking the Bush dynasty and its war against Iraq. Boulder, U.S.A.: Paradigm Publishers, 2010.
Mibenge, Chiseche. "Gender and Enthnicity in Rwanda: On Legal Remedies for Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence." In Gender, Violent Conflict, and Development, edited by Dubravka Žarkov, 145-179. New Delhi: Zubaan Books, 2008.
Mikos-Skuza, Elzbieta, and Mary Ellen O'Connell. "International Law’s Changing Terms: ‘War’ becomes ‘Armed Conflict." In What Is War? An Investigation in the Wake of 9/11, 19-30. Leiden; Boston: Brill - Nijhoff, 2012.
Millar, Katherine M. "Death Does Not Become Her: An Examination of the Public Construction of Female American Soldiers as Liminal Figures." Review of International Studies 41, no. 4 (2015): 757-779.
Miškovsk, Kajevska Ana. Feminist Activism at War: Belgrade and Zagreb Feminists in the 1990s In Gender and comparative politics. London: Routledge, 2017.
Mocnik, Nena. Sexuality after War Rape: From Narrative to Embodied Research. London, United Kingdom: Taylor and Francis, 2017.
Mojzes, Paul. Balkan Genocides : Holocaust and Ethnic Cleansing in the Twentieth Century In Studies in genocide : religion, history, and human rights; Variation: Studies in genocide. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2011.
Monahan, Evelyn, and Rosemary Neidel-Greenlee. A few good women: America's military women from World War I to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. New York, U.S.A.: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
Moore, Gwen, and Scott Dolan. "U.S. Elite and Public Views on Anti-Terrorist Military Action: Are Women Less Militaristic?" Historical Social Research 37, no. 1 (2012): 223-242.
Moradi, Bonnie, and Laura Miller. "Attitudes of Iraq and Afghanistan War Veterans toward Gay and Lesbian Service Members." Armed Forces & Society 36, no. 3 (2010): 397-419.
Moran, Mary Hurley. "Gender, Militarism, and Peace-Building: Projects of the Postconflict Moment." Annual Review of Anthropology 39, no. 1 (2010): 261-274.
Mullins, Christopher W. "'He Would Kill Me With His Penis': Genocidal Rape in Rwanda as a State Crime." Critical Criminology 17, no. 1 (2009): 15-33.
Mundy, Jacob. "The Science, Aesthetics and Management of Late Warfare: An Introduction." Critical Studies on Security 1, no. 2 (2013): 143-158.
Münkler, Herfried. The New Wars. Malden, MA ; Oxford, UK: Polity, 2005.
Murad, Nadia. The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight against the Islamic State. New York: Tim Duggan Books, 2017.
Murphy, Paul J. Allah's Angels : Chechen Women in War. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2010.
Murphy, Ray, and Róisín Burke. "Sexual and Gender-based Violence and the Responsibility to Protect: Where Does Gender Come In?" Irish Studies in International Affairs 26 (2015): 227-255.
Mustillo, Sarah A., and Ashleigh Kysar-Moon. "Race, Gender, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in the U.S. Military?" Armed Forces & Society 43, no. 2 (2017): 322-345.
Nachtigall, Andrea. Gendering 9/11: Medien, Macht und Geschlecht im Kontext des "War on Terror". Bielefeld: Transkript-Verlag, 2012.

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