Secondary Literature on the Age of the Second 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.

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Epstein, Catherine. "Nazi Occupation Strategies." Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History 10, no. 1 (2009): 107-120.
Epstein, Barbara Leslie. The Minsk Ghetto 1941–1943: Jewish Resistance and Soviet Internationalism. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008.
Erickson, Lesley. Westward Bound: Sex, Violence, the Law and the Making of a Settler Society. Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, 2011.
Erikson, Thomas Hylland. "Sex, Violence, and Nationalism." Ethnic & Racial Studies 40, no. 9 (2017): 1438-1449.
Gedächtnis und Geschlecht: Deutungsmuster in Darstellungen des nationalsozialistischen Genozids, Edited by Insa Eschebach, Sigrid Jacobeit and Silke Wenk. Frankfurt/M; New York: Campus, 2002.
Eschebach, Insa, and Regina Mühlhäuser. Krieg und Geschlecht: sexuelle Gewalt im Krieg und Sex-Zwangsarbeit in NS-Konzentrationslagern. Berlin: Metropole-Verlag, 2008.
Krieg und Geschlecht: Sexuelle Gewalt im Krieg und Sex-Zwangsarbeit in NS-Konzentrationslagern, Edited by Insa Eschebach and Regina Mühlhäuser. Berlin: Metropol, 2008.
Escobedo, Elizabeth. From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2013.
Esenwein, George Richard, and Adrian Shubert. Spain at War: The Spanish Civil War in Context 1931-1939. London: Longman, 1995.
Estes, Steve. "Man the Guns: Race, Masculinity, and Citizenship from World War II to the Civil Rights Movement." In Gender and the Long Postwar: The United States and the Two Germanys, 1945–1989, edited by Karen Hagemann and Sonya Michel, 185-203. Baltimore; Washington, DC: Johns Hopkins University Press ; Woodrow Wilson Center Press, 2014.
Evans, Richard J. The Third Reich at War, 1939-1945. London: Allen Lane, 2008.
Rosa Manus (1881-1942): the international life and legacy of a Jewish Dutch feminist, Edited by Myriam Everard and Francisca de Haan. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2017.
Ewing, Elizabeth. Women in Uniform: Through the Centuries. Towtoa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, 1975.
Fairclough, Pauline. Classics for the Masses: Shaping Soviet Musical Identity Under Lenin and Stalin. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2016.
Farnsworth, Beatrice. Aleksandra Kollontai: Socialism, Feminism, and the Bolshevik Revolution. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1980.
Farnsworth, Beatrice, and Lynne Viola. Russian Peasant Women . New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.
Music, Politics, and Violence, Edited by Susan Fast and Kip Pegley. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2012.
Fauri, Francesca. Novel Outlooks on the Marshall Plan: American Aid and European Re-Industrialization, Edited by Paolo Tedeshi. Bruxelles; New York : P.I.E. Peter Lang, 2011.
Fauser, Annegret. "Aaron Copland, Nadia Boulanger, and the Making of an 'American' Composer." Musical Quarterly 89, no. 4 (2006): 524-554.
Fauser, Annegret. "Cultural Musicology: New Perspectives on World War II." Zeithistorische Forschungen/Studies in Contemporary History 8 (2011): 282-286.
Fauser, Annegret. Sounds of War: Music in the United States During World War II. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Fehrenbach, Heide. Race after Hitler: Black Occupation Children in Postwar Germany and America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005.
Fehrenbach, Heide. "Rehabilitating Fatherland: Race and German Remasculinization." Signs 24, no. 1 (1998): 107-127.
Fein, Helen. "Genocide and Gender: The Use of Women and Group Destiny." Journal of Genocide Research 1, no. 1 (1999): 43-63.
Fernández, Lara Cardona. Almenara, II República y Guerra Civil: un Homenaje a la Mujer Republicana 1931-1939. Almenara, Castellón, Spain: Castellón Ajuntament d'Almenara D.L., 2008.
Fernández, Rocío Arroyo. La Representación de la Mujer en los Carteles Propagandísticos de la Guerra Civil Española In Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Jurídicas y de la Comunicación, Edited by Susana de Andrés del Campo. Vol. Grado en Publicidad y Relaciones Públicas. Valladolid, Spain: Universidad de Valladolid, 2014.
No Time for Fear: Voices of American Military Nurses in World War II, Edited by Diane Burke Fessler. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 1996.
Fette, Julie. "Pride and Prejudice in the Professions: Women Doctors and Lawyers in Third Republic France." Journal of Women's History 19, no. 3 (2007): 60-86.

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Fieseler, Beate, M. Michaela Hampf, and Jutta Schwarzkopf. "Gendering Combat: Military Women's Status in Britain, the United States, and the Soviet Union during the Second World War." Women's Studies International Forum 47 (2014): 115-126.
Fieseler, Beate. "Rotarmistinnen im Zweiten Weltkrieg: Motivationen, Einsatzbereiche und Erfahrungen von Frauen an der Front." In Soldatinnen: Gewalt und Geschlecht im Krieg vom Mittelalter bis heute, edited by Klaus Latzel, Franka Maubach and Silke Satjukow, 301-329. Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2011.
Von Schlachthymnen und Protestsongs: Zur Kulturgeschichte des Verhältnisses von Musik und Krieg, Edited by Annemarie Firme and Ramona Hocker. Bielefeld: Transcript, 2006.
Fishman, Sara. From Vichy to the Sexual Revolution: Gender and Family Life in Postwar France. New York, United States: Oxford University Press, 2017.
Flood, Michael. "Gender, War, and Male "Disadvantage"." Voice Male 21, no. 73 (2017): 12-13.
Flynn, George Q. Conscription and Democracy: The Draft in France, Great Britain, and the United States. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002.
The Politics of Memory in Postwar Europe, Edited by Claudio Fogu, Wulf Kansteiner and Richard Ned Lebow. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006.
Foot, John. Italy's Divided Memory. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Forbes, Duncan. "'Tracking' Edith Tudor-Hart." History Workshop Journal 84 (2017): 234-247.
Forgacs, David. Rome, Open City. London: British Film Institute, 2008.

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