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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Rouette, Susanne, and Pamela Selwyn. "Mothers and Citizens: Gender and Social Policy in Germany after the First World War." Central European History 30, no. 1 (1997): 48-66.
Rouette, Susanne. "Mothers and Citizens: Gender and Social Policy in Germany after the First World War." Central European History 30, no. 1 (1997): 48-66.
Rozenblit, Marsha L. "For Fatherland and Jewish People: Jewish Women in Austria During World War I." In Authority, Identity, and the Social History of the Great War, edited by Frans Coetzee and Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee, 199-222. Providence, RI: Berghahan Books, 1995.
Rozenblit, Marsha L. "For the Fatherland and Jewish People: Jewish Women in Austria during World War I." In Authority, Identity and the Social History of the Great War, edited by Frans Coetzee and Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee, 199-222. Providence: Berghahn Books, 1995.
Rupp, Leila J. "Constructing Internationalism: The Case of Transnational Women's Organizations, 1888–1945." American Historical Review 99, no. 5 (1994): 1571-1600.
Rupp, Leila J. Worlds of Women: The Making of an International Women's Movement. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997.
Ruthchild, Rochelle Goldberg. Equality and Revolution: Women's Rights in the Russian Empire, 1905-1917 In Pitt series in Russian and East European studies; Variation: Series in Russian and East European studies. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010.
Rutherdale, Robert Allen. Hometown Horizons: Local Responses to Canada's Great War. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2004.
Rutherford, Jonathan. Forever England: Reflections on Masculinity and Empire. London: Lawrence & Wishart, 1997.
Music and Propaganda in the Short Twentieth Century, Edited by Massimiliano Sala. Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, 2014.
Sanborn, Joshua A. Drafting the Russian Nation: Military Conscription, Total War, and Mass Politics, 1905–1925. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2011.
Sarafian, Ara. "The Archival Trail: Authentication of the Treatment of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire, 1915-16." In Remembrance and Denial: The Case of the Armenian Genocide, edited by Richard G. Hovannisian, 51-66. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1998.
Sarfatti, Michele. The Jews in Mussolini's Italy : from equality to persecution. Madison, U.S.A.: University of Wisconsin Press, 2006.

Chapters:
The Jews at the coming of Fascism
The demography of Jewish life : the city, textiles, and books
The attack on Jewish equality (1922-1936)
The attack on Jewish rights (1936-1943)
The assault on Jewish lives (1943-1945)
Appendix 1 : Angelo Sereni's report to the Congress of Italian Jewish Communities (1925)
Appendix 2 : Report on the activities of the Union of the Italian Jewish Communities from June 1933 to September 1934
Appendix 3 : Italy's rabbis to their brethren (1937)

Sarnecky, Mary. A History of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999.
Satia, Priya. Spies in Arabia: The Great War and the Cultural Foundations of Britain's Covert Empire in the Middle East. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2009.
Sauerteig, Lutz D. H. "Sex, Medicine, and Morality during the First World War." In War, Medicine and Modernity, edited by Roger Cooter, Mark Harrison and Steve Sturdy, 167-188. Stroud: Alan Sutton, 1998.
Scates, Bruce, and Rae Frances. Women and the Great War. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge ; New York, 1997.
Schaffer, Ronald. America in the Great War : The Rise of the War Welfare State. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.
Scheina, Robert. Latin America's Wars. Dulles, VA: Potomac Books, 2003.
Scheper-Hughes, Nancy, and Philippe I. Bourgois. "Introduction: Making Sense of Violence." In Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology, edited by Nancy Scheper-Hughes and Philippe I. Bourgois, 1-31. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2003.
Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology, Edited by Nancy Scheper-Hughes and Philippe I. Bourgois. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2003.
Schilling, René. "Kriegshelden": Deutungsmuster heroischer Männlichkeit in Deutschland 1813-1945. Paderborn: F. Schöningh, 2002.
Schivelbusch, Wolfgang. The Culture of Defeat: On National Trauma, Mourning, and Recovery. New York: Metropolitan Books, 2003.
Schloesser, Stephen. Jazz Age Catholicism: Mystic Modernism in Postwar Paris, 1919-1933. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005.
Schneider, Dorothy, and Carl J. Schneider. Into the Breach: American Women Overseas in World War I. New York: Viking, 1991.
Schneider, Carl J. Into the Breach: American Women Overseas in World War I. New York: Viking, 1991.
Schneider, Dorothy, and Carl J. Schneider. Into the Breach: American Women Overseas in World War I. New York: Viking, 1991.
Schönberger, Bianca. "Motherly Heroines and Adventurous Girls Red Cross Nurses and Women Army Auxiliaries in the First World War." In Home/Front: The Military, War, and Gender in Twentieth-Century Germany, edited by Karen Hagemann and Stefanie Schüler-Springorum, 87-113. Oxford: Berg, 2002.
Schraut, Sylvia, and Sylvia Paletscheck. "Remembrance and Gender: Making Gender Visible and Inscribing Women into Memory Culture." In The Gender of Memory: Cultures of Remembrance in Nineteenth- and Twentieth- Century Europe, edited by Sylvia Schraut and Sylvia Paletscheck, 267-287. Frankfurt/M: Campus, 2008.
Schroder, Ingo W., and Bettina E. Schmidt. "Introduction: Violent Imaginaries and Violent Practices." In Anthropology of Violence and Conflict, edited by Bettina E. Schmidt and Ingo W. Schroeder, 1-24. London ; New York: Routledge, 2001.
Schüler-Springorum, Stefanie. "Flying and Killing Military Masculinity in German Pilot Literature, 1914–1939." In Home/Front: The Military, War, and Gender in Twentieth Century Germany, edited by Stefanie Schüler-Springorum and Karen Hagemann, 205-232. New York: Berg, 2002.

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