In what ways did women’s gender roles change during the war? Give examples from at least four countries.

1. In what ways did women’s gender roles change during the war? Give examples from at least four countries.

2. Propagandists and censors sought to restrict, control or define knowledge and truth about the war. Artists and writers sought to express knowledge and truth about the war. Consider the conflicts between artists’ and propagandists’ goals in the war. To what extent did each side use the other? How did each side adjust to the other as the war dragged on? How did the war memorial process fit into this conflict? Consider readings from at least four weeks in your answer.

3. In what ways did states seek to intensify (or de-intensify) ethnic conflict during the war? You must consider: Russia, the Ottoman Empire, and the Austrian occupation of Serbia at in you answer and use at least three weeks’ readings, although you may consider additional countries if you wish.

4. American Progressives and Russian Bolsheviks both sought to transform the world. Compare and contrast how the war affected their successes and failures using at least two weeks’ readings.

5. Argue for or against the following statement: The drive toward total war created more unrest than order than order in the countries which pursued it. You may consider any additional countries you wish, but you must include Russia and Germany (and at least three weeks’ readings) in your answer.

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