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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Hyam, Ronald. Empire and Sexuality: The British Experience. Manchester; New York: Manchester University Press, 1990.
Iacovetta, Franca, Roberto Perin, and Angelo Principe. Enemies Within: Italian and Other Internees in Canada and Abroad. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000.
Ibson, John. The mourning after: loss and longing among midcentury American men. Chicago: London: The University of Chicago Press, 2018.
Ilic, Melanie. Women Workers in the Soviet Interwar Economy: From 'Protection' to 'Equality'. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 1999.
Illiano, Roberto, and Massimiliano Sala. "Italian Music and Racial Discourses during the Fascist Period." In Western Music and Race, edited by Julie Brown, 182-200. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Imperial War Museums. Imperial War Museums. London.
Inglis, K.S. Sacred Places: War Memorials in the Australian Landscape. Carlton, Australia: Miegunyah Press at Melbourne University Press, 1998.
Irwin, Julia F. Making the World Safe: The American Red Cross and a Nation’s Humanitarian Awakening. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Iturbe, Dolores. La Mujer en la Lucha Social y en la Guerra Civil de España. Mexico: Editores Mexicanos Unidos, 1974.
Jackson, Angela. British Women and the Spanish Civil War. London: Routledge, 2002.
Jackson, Paul. One of the Boys: Homosexuality in the Military during World War II. Montreal; Ithaca, NY: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2010.
Jackson, Ashley. The British Empire and the Second World War. London: Continuum, 2006.
Jackson, Kathi. They Called Them Angels: American Military Nurses of World War II. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2000.
Jackson-Schebetta, Lisa. Traveler, There is no Road: Theatre, the Spanish Civil War, and the Decolonial Imagination in the Americas. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2017.
Jacobs, Janet. Memorializing the Holocaust: Gender, Genocide and Collective Memory. London; New York: I. B. Tauris, 2010.
Jakes, Kelly. "Songs of Our Fathers: Gender and Nationhood at the Liberation of France." Rhetoric & Public Affairs 20, no. 3 (2017): 385-419.
Jancar, Barbara. "Women in the Yugoslav National Liberation Movement: An Overview." Studies in Comparative Communism 14, no. 2–3 (1981): 144-164.
Jarausch, Konrad. Broken Lives: How Ordinary Germans Experienced the Twentieth Century. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2018.
Jarausch, Konrad H. Out of Ashes: A New History of Europe in the Twentieth Century. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2015.
Jarvis, Christina S. The Male Body at War: American Masculinity during World War II. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2004.
Jaun, Rudolf. "Militär, Krieg und Geschlecht: Europäische Entwicklungslinien und schweizerische Besonderheiten." In Armee, Staat und Geschlecht: Die Schweiz im internationalen Vergleich 1918–1945, edited by Christof Dejung and Regula Stämpfli, 83-97. Zürich: Chronos, 2003.
Jellison, Katherine. Entitled to Power: Farm Women and Technology, 1913-1963. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1993.
Jerome, Roy. Conceptions of Postwar German Masculinity. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2001.
Jolie, Angelina. Unbroken. United States: Universal Pictures, 2014.
Jolluck, Katherine. Exile and Identity: Polish Women in the Soviet Union during World War II. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2002.
Jolluck, Katherine R. "The Nation’s Pain and Women’s Shame: Polish Women and Wartime Violence." In Gender and War in Twentieth-Century Eastern Europe, edited by Nancy M. Wingfield and Maria Bucur-Deckard, 193-219. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2006.
Jolluck, Katherine R. "Women in the Crosshairs: Violence Against Women during the Second World War." Australian Journal of Politics & History 62, no. 4 (2016): 514-528.
Jones, Helen. British Civilians in the Front Line: Air Raids, Productivity and Wartime Culture, 1939-45. Manchester ; New York: Manchester University Press, 2006.
Jones, Adam. Gendercide and Genocide. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2004.
Jones, Adam. Genocide, War Crimes and the West: History and Complicity. London: Zed Books, 2004.
Jones, Adam. Genocide: A Comprehensive Introduction. London: Routledge, 2006.
Jones, Ellen. Red Army and Society: A Sociology of the Soviet Military. Boston: Allen & Unwin, 1985.
Jones, John Bush. The Songs That Fought the War: Popular Music and the Home Front, 1939-1945. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, 2006.
Jones, Andrew F. Yellow Music: Media Culture and Colonial Modernity in the Chinese Jazz Age. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001.
Judt, Tony. Postwar: A History of Europe since 1945. New York: Penguin Press, 2005.

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