skip to content
The women's movement in wartime : international perspectives, 1914-1918 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

The women's movement in wartime : international perspectives, 1914-1918

Author: Alison S Fell; Ingrid Sharp
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This comparative, interdisciplinary book explores the responses of the women's movement to World War I in all of the major belligerent nations. The contributors cover key topics including women's  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this


Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alison S Fell; Ingrid Sharp
ISBN: 9780230019669 0230019668
OCLC Number: 77795600
Description: xi, 272 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Women's Movement and the First World War; A.S.Fell & I.Sharp 'Indian Sisters!...Send your Husbands, Brothers, Sons': India, Women and the First World War; S.Das Martial Spirit and Mobilisation Myths: Women and the 'Ideas of 1914' in Germany; C.Siebrecht 'The Women of France do not wish to Speak about Peace': Julie Siegfried and the Response of the 'Conseil National des Femmes Franscaises' to the First World War; A.S.Fell Blaming the Women: Women's Responsibility for the First World War; I.Sharp The Creation of an Icon in Defence of Helene Brion: Pacifists and Feminists in the French Minority Media; J.Shearer 'In a Different Voice': Responses of Hungarian Feminism to the First World War; J.Acsady Feminism and Suffrage in Russia: Women, War and Revolution 1914-17; O.Shnyrova The Pankhursts and the Great War; J.Purvis 'The Woman who Dared': Major Mabel St Clair Stobart; A.K.Smith Esther Pohl Lovejoy, M.D., the First World War, and a Feminist Critique of Wartime Violence; K.Jensen Elizabeth Rotten and the 'Auskunftsund Hilfsstelle fur Deutschland im Ausland und Auslander in Deutschland', 1914-18; M.Stibbe Preserving Utopia: the 'German League for the Protection of Mothers and Sexual Reform' in the First World War; P.Davies 'The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom' and Reconciliation after the Great War; E.Kuhlman Sacrificial Rituals and Wounded Hearts: the Uses of Christian Symbolism in French and German Women's Responses to the First World War; C.O'Brien
Responsibility: edited by Alison S. Fell and Ingrid Sharp.


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # The women's movement in wartime : international perspectives, 1914-1918
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "77795600" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <> ; # Basingstoke
    schema:about <> ; # World War (1914-1918)
    schema:about <> ; # World War, 1914-1918--Women
    schema:about <> ; # 1900 - 1999
    schema:about <> ; # Women
    schema:about <> ; # Feminism--History--20th century
    schema:about <> ;
    schema:about <> ; # Feminism
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <> ; # Ingrid Sharp
    schema:contributor <> ; # Alison S. Fell
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The women's movement in wartime : international perspectives, 1914-1918"@en ;
    schema:productID "77795600" ;
    schema:publication <> ;
    schema:publisher <> ; # Palgrave Macmillan
    schema:workExample <> ;
    umbel:isLike <> ;
    wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # Palgrave Macmillan
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Palgrave Macmillan" ;

<> # Feminism--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Feminism--History--20th century"@en ;

<> # Women
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Women"@en ;

<> # World War (1914-1918)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1914-1918)" ;

<> # Feminism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Feminism"@en ;

<> # Ingrid Sharp
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sharp" ;
    schema:givenName "Ingrid" ;
    schema:name "Ingrid Sharp" ;

<> # Alison S. Fell
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1971" ;
    schema:familyName "Fell" ;
    schema:givenName "Alison S." ;
    schema:name "Alison S. Fell" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0230019668" ;
    schema:isbn "9780230019669" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.