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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Condell, Diana, and Jean Liddiard. Working for Victory? : Images of Women in the First World War, 1914-18. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1987.
Confino, Alon. The Nation as a Local Metaphor: Wurttemberg, Imperial Germany, and National Memory, 1871-1918. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.
Conklin, Alice. A Mission to Civilize: The Republican Idea of Empire in France and West Africa, 1895-1930. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1997.
Conklin, Alice L., and Ian Christopher Fletcher. European Imperialism, 1830-1930: Climax and Contradiction. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999.
Conklin, Alice L. In the Museum of Man: Race, Anthropology, and Empire in France, 1850–1950. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2013.
Conley, Mary A. From Jack Tar to Union Jack: representing naval manhood in the British Empire, 1870-1918. Manchester, U.K.: Manchester University Press, 2009.
Connell, Raewyn W. Gender and Power: Society, the Person, and Sexual Politics. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1987.
Connell, Raewyn W. Masculinities. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1995.
War and the Media: Reportage and Propaganda, 1900-2003, Edited by Mark Connelly and David Welch. London: I. B. Tauris, 2005.
Conrad, Sebastian. German Colonialism: A Short History. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Conze, Werner, Michael Geyer, and Reinhard Stumpf. "Militarismus." In Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe: Historisches Lexikon zur politisch-sozialen Sprache in Deutschland, edited by Otto Brunner, Werner Conze and Reinhart Koselleck, 1-48. Vol. 4. Stuttgart: Klett, 1978.
Gendering War Talk, Edited by Miriam Cooke and Angela Woollacott. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1993.

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Arms and the Woman: War, Gender, and Literary Representation, Edited by Helen M. Cooper, Adrienne Auslander Munich and Susan Merrill Squier. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1989.
Cooper, Sandi. "Pacifism in France, 1899–1914: International Peace as a Human Right." French Historical Studies 17, no. 2 (1991): 359-86.
Cooper, Sandi E. "Pacifism, Feminism and Fascism in Inter-War France." The International History Review 19, no. 1 (1997): 103-114.
Cooper, Sandi. Patriotic Pacifism: Waging War on War in Europe, 1815-1914. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 1991.
Copeland, Jeffrey C., and Xu, Yan. The YMCA at War: Collaboration and Conflict during the World Wars. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2018.
Cork, Richard, and Barbican Art Gallery. A Bitter Truth : Avant-Garde Art and the Great War. New Haven: Yale University Press in association with Barbican Art Gallery, 1994.
Cortright, David. Peace: A History of Movements and Ideas. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Chapter 27 Bibliography

Cottias, Myriam. "Mariage et citoyenneté dans les Antilles françaises (XVIIe-XXe): De l’esclave à la femme ‘poto mitan’." In Construire l’histoire antillaise: Mélanges offerts à Jacques Adélaïde-Merlande, edited by Lucien Abenon, Danielle Bégot and Jean-Pierre Sainton, 319-334. Paris: Comité des Travaux Historiques et Scientifiques, 2002.
Cowgill, Rachel. "Canonizing Remembrance: Music for Armistice Day at the BBC, 1922–1927." First World War Studies 2, no. 1 (2011): 75-107.
Crane, Susan. "Writing the Individual Back into Collective Memory." American Historical Review 102, no. 5 (1997): 1372-1385.
Crang, Jeremy A. "The Revival of the British Women's Auxiliary Services in the Late Nineteen-Thirties." Historical Research 83, no. 220 (2010): 343-357.
Crespo, Pedro Ochoa, Elena Hernández Sandoica, and Concha Roldán. Género e Identidad Sexual como Discurso Sofía Casanova y la Primera Guerra Mundial In Facultad de Geografía e Historia. Madrid, Spain: Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 2015.
Crespo, Pedro Ochoa. Sofía Casanova: Género y Espacio Público en la Gran Guerra In (Theoria cum praxi. Studia ; 12). México: Plaza y Valdés, 2017.
Crew, Jennifer. "Women's Wages in Britain and Australia During the First World War." Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, no. 57 (1989): 27-43.
Crofton, Eileen. The Women of Royaumont: A Scottish Women's Hospital on the Western Front. East Linton: Tuckwell Press, 1997.
Evil, Barbarism and Empire: Britain and Abroad, c. 1830-2000, Edited by Tom Crook, Rebecca Gill and Bertrand Traithe. Basingstoke, UK ; New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Crooks, Jennifer. "Patriotism & Paranoia: The National Defense Role of the Thurston County Minute Women in World War." Columbia: The Magazine of Northwest History 31, no. 3 (2017): 22-26.
Crouthamel, Jason. "Male Sexuality and Psychological Trauma: Soldiers and Sexual Disorder in World War I and Weimar Germany." Journal of the History of Sexuality 17, no. 1 (2008): 60-84.
Crouthamel, Jason. The Great War and German Memory: Society, Politics and Psychological Trauma, 1914-1945. Exeter, UK: University of Exeter Press, 2009.
Culleton, Claire. Working Class Culture, Women, and Britain, 1914-1921. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000.
Cundall, Frank. Jamaica’s Part in the Great War 1914-1918. London: Pub. for the Institute of Jamaica by the West India Committee, 1925.
Dajnowicz, Małgorzata. "Everyday Life and Duties of Polish Women in the Rural Provinces of North-East Poland During the First World War." Women's History Review 26, no. 4 (2017): 597-607.
Daly, Mary E. "Women & Pacifism in Ireland, 1915-1932." In Women & Irish History: Essays in Honour of Margaret Maccurtain, edited by Maryann Gialanella Valiulis and Mary O'Dowd. Dublin: Wolfhound Press, 1997.
Holmes, Katie. "Day Mothers and Night Sisters: World War I Nurses and Sexuality." In Gender and War: Australians at War in the Twentieth Century, edited by Damousi, Joy and Marilyn Lake, 43-59. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.

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