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CENDARI Archival Research Guide

Morselli, Francesca; Lehmann, Jörg;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: Freie Universität Berlin
Abstract
This Archival Research Guide is dedicated to different forms of women’s participation in the war effort and associationism during the First World War: these two strands include active participation of women in battles; war relief associations, peace movements and women’s employment in the war industry. Contemporary historiography has recognized the crucial role that women played in sustaining the war effort by replacing the labour of men who were engaged on the front. On the other hand, the role of women was crucial in those years for a variety of reasons and occupations: in fact, their commitment to organize in soldier’s relief and peace associations represents...
Subjects
free text keywords: history, First World War, technology, 000 Informatik, Informationswissenschaft, allgemeine Werke, 900 Geschichte und Geografie::900 Geschichte
Communities
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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