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Modern Women in a Modern State

Public Discourse in Interwar Yugoslavia on the Status of Women in Turkey (1923–1939)

Anđelko Vlašić

and hij abs, “so that it all looked more like a bag than like a dress,” commented Harambašić, adding that women were “not ashamed—neither were their European sisters—of their feminine charms.” 95 Yugoslavs exhibited their fascination with French

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New Perspectives on Modernity, Nationalism, and Muslim Women in the Late Ottoman Period

Selin Çağatay

several aspects from the experiences of women in Western countries (such as Germany, France, the United Kingdom, and the United States) who had to enter paid employment in order to replace the men who went to war. Muslim women’s participation in paid

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“Home Is Home No Longer”

Political Struggle in the Domestic Sphere in Postarmistice Hungary, 1919-1922

Emily R. Gioielli

of Poverty Policy, Social Policy, and Social Reform in Hungary under the Habsburg Monarchy (Budapest: Central European University Press, 2011), esp. 56–64. 7 Keith Baker, Inventing the French Revolution: Essays on French Political Culture in the

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Love and Sex in Wartime

Controlling Women’s Sexuality in the Ukrainian Nationalist Underground

Marta Havryshko

expectations of gender, ideas about sexuality, national identity, and racial ideology. In particular, the punishment of women for “horizontal collaboration” during the Nazi occupation of France, Norway, Belgium, and Denmark has been widely researched. In

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Book Reviews

Birgitta Bader-Zaar, Evguenia Davidova, Minja Bujaković, Milena Kirova, Malgorzata Fidelis, Stefano Petrungaro, Alexandra Talavar, Daniela Koleva, Rochelle Ruthchild, Vania Ivanova, Valentina Mitkova, Roxana L. Cazan, Sylwia Kuźma-Markowska, and Nadia Danova

necessarily only relate to regional networks or the transfer of ideas from “West” to “East.” European activists—here French feminist Cécile Brunschvicg—were also interested in informing the international community about activities in the “East,” emphasizing

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Polish-Jewish Female Writers and the Women's Emancipation Movements in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

Zuzanna Kołodziejska-Smagała

letters she wrote about her Jewish identity and encouraged Orzeszkowa to translate her manifesto to German women into French and English, as “in France and England the women's right[s] movements emerged, and were more popular.” 76 Interestingly, Blumberg

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“Comrades in Battle”

Women Workers and the 1906 Finnish Suffrage Victory

Eric Blanc

otherwise have waited another fifty years. 61 Indeed, it took many more decades for various other countries to grant full suffrage, including France (1944), Italy (1946), Paraguay (1961), and Saudi Arabia (2015). The tsar’s acceptance of the Finnish

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Selin Çağatay, Olesya Khromeychuk, Stanimir Panayotov, Zlatina Bogdanova, Margarita Karamihova, and Angelina Vacheva

of women’s mobilization for citizenship rights is not limited to Western countries such as France, Germany, and the UK but also includes non-Western states such as Russia, China, and Mexico. It also challenges the Western-centric narrations on the

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Writing the History of Ordinary Ottoman Women during World War I

Elif Mahir Metinsoy

Histoire des femmes en Occident [History of women in the West], ed. George Duby and Michelle Perrot, vol. 5, Le XXe Siècle [The twentieth century], ed. Françoise Thébaud (Paris: Perrin, 2002), 63–144. Translations from Turkish, French and German are the

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Ten Years After

Communism and Feminism Revisited

Francisca de Haan, Kristen Ghodsee, Krassimira Daskalova, Magdalena Grabowska, Jasmina Lukić, Chiara Bonfiglioli, Raluca Maria Popa, and Alexandra Ghit

, two French historical journals published an issue with contributions about this: Clio: Femmes, Genre, Histoire (“Le ‘socialisme reél’ à l’ èpreuve de genre”) 2 and Vingtième Siècle: Revue d’Histoire (“Femmes, genres et communismes”). 3 The 2015