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Uncovered fields : perspectives in First World War studies

Uncovered fields : perspectives in First World War studies

Author: Jenny Macleod; Pierre Purseigle
Publisher: Leiden, the Netherlands ; Boston : Brill, 2004.
Series: History of warfare, v. 20.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This work presents research on the military, social, and cultural history of World War I. It explores the stresses of waging a war, whose "totalizing logic" issued formidable challenges to communities, and accounted for the pervasion of the conflict into the private sphere.
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Uncovered fields.
Leiden, the Netherlands ; Boston : Brill, 2004
(DLC) 2003052331
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jenny Macleod; Pierre Purseigle
ISBN: 142371430X 9781423714309 9047402596 9789047402596 9789004132641 9004132643
OCLC Number: 191937252
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 302 pages) : illustrations, 1 map.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: Perspectives in First World War studies / Pierre Purseigle and Jenny Macleod --
A uniform of whiteness: racisms in the German Officer Corps, 1900-1918 / Michelle Moyd --
Soldiers' suffering and military justice in the German Army of the Great War / Anne Dumenil --
Cromwell on the Bed Stand: Allied civil-military relations in World War I / Michael S. Neiberg --
A community at war: British civilian internees at the Ruhleben Camp in Germany, 1914-1918 / Matthew Stibbe --
Beyond and below the Nations: Towards a comparative history of local communities at war / Pierre Purseigle --
Stereotypical bedfellows: The combination of anti-semitism with Germanophobia in Great Britain, 1914-1918 / Susanne Terwey --
Leave and schizophrenia: Permissionnaires in Paris during the First World War / Emmanuelle Cronier --
Forging the industrial home front: Iron-nail memorials in the Ruhr / Stefan Goebel --
The great war between degeneration and regeneration / Jean-Yves Le Naour --
'Gladder to be going out than afraid': Shellshock and heroic masculinity in Britain, 1914-1919 / Jessica Meyer --
Tears in the trenches: A history of emotions and the experience of war / Andre Loez --
La Dame Blanche: Gender and espionage in Occupied Belgian / Tammy M. Proctor --
War neurosis and Viennese psychiatry in World War One / Hans-Georg Hofer --
How a pro-Germany minority influenced Dutch intellectual debate during the Great War / Ismee M. Tames --
1914-18: The death throes of civilization. The elites of Latin-America face the Great War / Olivier Compagnon.
Series Title: History of warfare, v. 20.
Responsibility: edited by Jenny Macleod and Pierre Purseigle.


This volume presents original research on the history of the First World War. This comparative investigation of modern warfare explores race and gender relations, shellshock, civil-military  Read more...


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