Home Front: The Military, War and Gender in by Karen Hagemann

By Karen Hagemann

We're all aware of the devastation and upheaval that outcome from conflict. much less seen is the level to which the army and conflict effect at the gender order. This publication is the 1st to discover the intersections of the army, conflict and gender in twentieth-century Germany from numerous diverse views. Its authors examine the relevance of the army and struggle for the formation of gender kin and their illustration in addition to for the development of person and social company for either genders in civil society and the army. They inquire in regards to the origins and improvement of gendered photos as they have been formed by means of warfare. They expound at the multifarious mechanisms that served to reconstruct or newly shape gender kin within the postwar sessions. They learn the participation of ladies and males within the production of wars in addition to the gender-specific that means in their respective roles. eventually, they examine different methods of remembering and coming to phrases with the 2 nice army conflicts of the very violent 20th century. The ebook specializes in the interval sooner than, in the course of and after the 2 global Wars, heavily associated 'total wars' that mobilized either the 'front' and the 'home-front' and more and more blurred the bounds among them. Drawing on assets starting from forces newspapers to German pilot literature, police stories on women's meals riots to oral background interviews with infantrymen' better halves, the richly documented case experiences of Home/Front upload the long-overdue gender size to the cultural and historic debates that encompass those nice army conflicts.

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Home Front: The Military, War and Gender in Twentieth-Century Germany

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8. Foreword to Westermanns Monatshefte 79 (Sept. 1934), I–II. 9. Josef Franz Zimmermann, Die NS-Volkswohlfahrt und das Winterhilfswerk des Deutschen Volkes als die vom Hauptamt für Volkswohlfahrt der Reichsleitung der NSDAP betreuten Sozialgemeinschaften des Dritten Reiches (Würzburg, 1938). 10. See Reder (1998); Quataert (2001). 11. Olaf Groehler, Bombenkrieg gegen Deutschland (Berlin, 1990). 12. See Gersdorff (1969); Winkler (1977); Hachtmann (1993); Kundrus (1995), 211–394; Gerber (1996). 13.

See Davy (1999). 75. See Geyer (1995). 76. See also Schuhmann (1997). 77. Gersdorff (1969), 29. 78. Mobilmachungsplan für das Heer vom 12. -Plan Heer’), Berlin 1937, see Gersdorff (1969), 45ff. 79. Mobilmachungsbuch für die Zivilverwaltungen (Berlin, 1939) (reprint). 80. Rüdiger Overmans, ‘In der Hand des Feindes’. , 1–19, 7 and 15. 81. Zweiter Weltkrieg, Wörterbuch zur Deutschen Militärgeschichte, vol. 2 (Berlin, 1985), 1072–1088, 1087. 82. See Zweiter Weltkrieg, 1087. 83. See Bartov (1997). 84.

53. Hausen (1987), 128; see also Hausen (1994); Geyer (1983). 54. See Whalen (1984); Hausen (1987) and (1994); Geyer (1983). 55. See also: Kienitz (1999) and (2001). For a comparison with Britain, see Bourke (1996); Cohen (2001); also interesting are studies on ‘war neurosis’. See Malleier (1996); Lerner (1996) and (1998). 56. See Hagemann, ed. (2001). 57. See Theweleit (1987). 58. See also Mosse (1990) and (1996). 59. See Theweleit (1980). 60. See among others Prümm (1976); Amberger (1984); Behrenbeck (1996).

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