Secondary Literature on the Age of First World War

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:

  • First World War (1914–18)
  • Russian Civil War (1917–22)
  • Irish War of Independence and Civil War (1919–23)

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McCarter, Jeremy. Young radicals: in the war for American ideals. New York: Random House, 2017.
McCulloch, Jock. Black Peril, White Virtue: Sexual Crime in Southern Rhodesia, 1902-1935. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000.
McDermid, Jane, and Anna Hillyar. Midwives of the Revolution: Female Bolsheviks and Women Workers in 1917. London: University College London Press, 1999.
McDermid, Jane, and Anna Hillyar. Women and Work in Russia, 1880-1930 : A Study in Continuity through Change In Women and men in history; Variation: Women and men in history. London: Longman, 1998.
McElligott, Anthony. Weimar Germany. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009.
McIntosh, Gillian, and Diane Urquhart. Irish Women at War: The Twentieth Century. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2010.
McLaren, Eva Shaw. A History of the Scottish Women's Hospitals. London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1919.
McLaughlin, Redmond. The Royal Army Medical Corps. London: L. Cooper, 1972.
McMaster University. Peace and War in the 20th Century. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
McMeeken, Joan. "Australian Physiotherapists in the First World War." Health and History 17, no. 2 (2015): 52-75.
Borderlines: Genders and Identities in War and Peace, 1870-1930, Edited by Billie Melman. New York: Routledge, 1998.
Melman, Billie. "Re-Generation: Nation and the Constuction of Gender in Peace and War - Palestine Jews, 1900-1918." In Borderlines: Genders and Identities in War and Peace, 1870-1930, 121-140. New York: Routledge, 1998.

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Melzer, Annabelle. "Spectacles and Sexualities: The 'Mise-en-Scène' of the 'Tirailleur Senegalais' on the Western Front, 1914-1920." In Borderlines: Genders and Identities in War and Peace 1870-1930, edited by Billie Melman, 213-244. New York: Routledge, 1998.
Merridale, Catherine. "Militarised Masculinity in Germany." 5, no. 3 (2012): 307-320.
Merridale, Catherine. Night of Stone: Death and Memory in Twentieth Century Russia. New York: Viking, 2001.
Messinger, Gary S. British Propaganda and the State During the First World War. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1992.
Metcalf, Barbara D., and Thomas R. Metcalf. A Concise History of Modern India. 3rd ed. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Metinsoy, Elif Mahir. Ottoman Women during World War I: Everyday Experiences, Politics and Conflict. Cambridge, United Kingdom; New York, United States: Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Metzger, Barbara. "Toward an International Human Rights Regime during the Inter-War Years: The League of Nations’ Combat of Traffic in Women and Children." In Beyond Sovereignty: Britain, Empire and Transnationalism, 1880–1950, edited by Kevin Grant, Philippa Levine and Frank Trentmann, 54-79. Basingstoke, UK: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Meyer, Jessica. Men of War: Masculinity and the First World War in Britain. Basingstoke, UK; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Meyer, Alfred G. "The Impact of World War I on Russian Women's Lives." In Russia's Women: Accommodation, Resistance, Transformation, edited by Barbara Evans Clements, Barbara Alpern Engel and Christine D. Worobec, 208-224. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991.
Meyer, Alfred G., Barbara Evans Clements, Barbara Alpern Engel, and Christine D. Worobec. "The Impact of World War I on Russian Women's Lives." In Russia's Women: Accommodation, Resistance, Transformation, 208-224. Russia's Women. Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA, USA: University of California Press, 1991.
Milcoy, Katharine. When the girls come out to play: teenage working-class girls' leisure between the wars. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic Press, 2017.
Miller, Donald E., and Lorna Touryan Miller. Survivors: An Oral History Of The Armenian Genocide. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1993.
Mills, H. Sinclair. The Vivandiere: History, Tradition, Uniform and Service. Collinswood, NJ: C. W. Historicals, 1988.
Mitchell, David J. Monstrous Regiment : The Story of the Women of the First World War. New York: Macmillan, 1965.
Mittelstadt, Jennifer. "Women Participants in Armed Violence." Journal of Women's History 23, no. 3 (2011): 172-182.
The Comparative Study of Conscription in the Armed Forces, Edited by Lars Mjøset and Stephen Van Holde. Amsterdam; New York: JAI, 2002.
Moeller, Robert. "What has ‘Coming to Terms with the Past’ meant in the Federal Republic of Germany." Central European History 35, no. 2 (2002): 223-256.
Mojem, Helmuth, and Michael Matthiesen. Friedrich Gundolf -- Elisabeth Salomon : Briefwechsel (1914-1931) : im Auftrag des deutschen Literaturarchivs Marbach, Edited by Gunilla Eschenbach. Boston: De Gruyter, 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.
Moloney, Barbara. "Feminism in Japan." In Oxford Research Encyclopedia, Asian History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.
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.
Dressing Up For War: Transformations of Gender and Genre in the Discourse and Literature of War, Edited by Andrew Monnickendam and Aránzazu Usandizaga. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2001.
Montandon, Alain. "La vieille femme et la guerre: Rachilde face au désordre." L'Esprit Créateur 40, no. 2 (2000): 15-24.

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