History of the First World War by Genders Cover Image

Az I. világháború története a társadalmi nemek szerint
History of the First World War by Genders

Author(s): Andrea Pető
Subject(s): Political history, Gender history, 19th Century, Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919), Interwar Period (1920 - 1939), Post-War period (1950 - 1989)
Published by: Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Új-és Jelenkori Egyetemes Történeti Tanszék
Keywords: gender history; feminist movement; politics of forgetting; feminist geneologies; pacifist movement;
Summary/Abstract: In the Open Forum on legacy of WWI of The European Journal of Women’s Studies Joanne Nagel claimed that no matter that major changes happened in women’s position in the society the basic structure of patriarchal militarism remained the same. The chapter after analsying the different frameworks of gendering the history of the Great War explores a case study to uncover the different forms of silencing of women’s contribution to history of Hungary.

  • Page Range: 567-575
  • Page Count: 9
  • Publication Year: 2015
  • Language: Hungarian