Gender: War, 1st Edition

·        Andrea Pető Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
Overview
Part of the Macmillan Interdisciplinary Handbooks series on gender studies, Gender: War examines war through the discipline of gender and sexuality studies. Containing 24 chapters, the volume demonstrates that bodies and other allegedly passive material/other allegedly passive objects have a history and also agency. Chapters describe feminist interventions in war and violence history’s genealogy, present incarnations, and possibilities for the future in the context of gender and sexuality studies. Chapters are written by eminent scholars, are peer reviewed, include illustrations, and offer bibliographies to encourage further research. The volume concludes with a glossary and a comprehensive index.
Features and Benefits
·        GENDER: WAR introduces students to concepts related to war through the discipline of gender studies.
·        All chapters in GENDER: WAR are newly commissioned and hence based on fresh and topical research and debates from a variety of fields–including philosophy, literature, art, film, social sciences, (old and new) media, history, economics, politics, and religion.
·        Chapters are written by eminent scholars and are peer reviewed.
·        The volume will include a glossary, bibliographies of worked cited and suggestions for further reading, approximately 30 relevant images/charts/graphs, and an index.
 
Table of Contents
Cult of Heroes.
Digital Archives.

Education.

Emotions.

Ethnicization.

Gender Order and Gender Confusion.

Gendering Genocide.

Gendering Holocaust.

Human Trafficking.

Intimacy of Violence.

Militarism.

Museums.

Pacifism.

Policing Bodies.

Reconciliation.

Resistance.

Self-Writing.

Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War.

Sexual Violence in the Holocaust.

Soldiering/Men.

Transitional Justice.

Truth Commissions.

Visualizations.

Women in the Military.
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