Knox, MacGregor


Professor Emeritus MacGregor Knox  

Department

Position held

Department of International History

Professor Emeritus

Experience keywords:

comparative history; German and Italian foreign policy (1890-1945); History of armed conflict; diplomacy; dictatorships; German and Italian strategic history and military cultures; European international politics (1890-1945); strategic theory and practice

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European International Politics and Strategic History, 1890-1945; Germany, Foreign and Military Policy; Italy, Foreign and Military Policy; Strategic Theory and Practice; Conflict between States; Dictatorships; Comparative History Publications:-- Common Destiny: dictatorship, foreign policy and war in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany, CUP, 2000-- Hitler's Italian Allies: royal armed forces, Fascist regime and the war of 1940-43, CUP, 2000-- (ed. and contrib., with Williamson Murray), The Dynamics of Military Revolution, 1300-2050, CUP, 2001

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Europe; Germany

Languages:

French [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; German [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Fluent]; Italian [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

Media experience:

Radio

Contact Points

Publications

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2012

Knox, MacGregor (2012) Mussolini and Hitler: charisma, regime and national catastrophe In: Ibrahim, Vivian and Wunsch, Margit, (eds.) Political Leadership, Nations and Charisma . Routledge research in political communication. Routledge, Abingdon, UK, 98-112. ISBN 9780415671514

2011

Knox, MacGregor (2011) Thinking war - history lite? Journal of Strategic Studies, 34 (4). 489-500. ISSN 0140-2390

Knox, MacGregor (2011) The First World War and military culture: continuity and change in Germany and Italy In: Müller, Sven Oliver and Torp, Cornelius, (eds.) Imperial Germany Revisited: Continuing Debates and New Perspectives . Berghahn Books, Oxford, UK, 213-225. ISBN 9780857452528

2010

Knox, MacGregor (2010) ‘Totality’ and disintegration: state, party, and armed forces in national socialist Germany and fascist Italy In: Guerrazzi,, Amedeo O. and Klinkhammer, Lutz and Schlemmer, Thomas, (eds.) Die "Achse" Im Krieg. Politik, Ideologie und Kriegführung 1939-1945 . Krieg in der Geschichte. Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh, Paderborn, Germany, 80-107. ISBN 9783506765477

2009

Knox, MacGregor (2009) Hitler's Italian allies: royal armed forces, fascist regime, and the war of 1940–1943 Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521747134

2008

Knox, MacGregor (2008) "Erster Weltkrieg und 'Military Culture': Kontinuität und Wandel im deutsch-italienischen Vergleich" [The First World War and Military Culture: Continuity and Change in Germany and Italy] In: Müller, Sven Oliver and Torp, Cornelius, (eds.) Das Deutsche Kaiserreich in Der Kontroverse. Eine Bilanz. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, Göttingen, Germany, 290-307. ISBN 9783525367520

2007

Knox, MacGregor (2007) Fascist Italy faces the "Final Solution", 1942-43 Vierteljahrshefte Für Zeitgeschichte, 55 (1). 53-92. ISSN 0042-5702

Knox, MacGregor (2007) To the threshold of power, 1922/33: Origins and dynamics of the Fascist and National Socialist dictatorships, Vol. 1 Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521878609

Knox, MacGregor (2007) "Das faschistische Italien und die ‘Endlösung’, 1942/43" [Fascist Italy faces the "Final Solution", 1942-43] Vierteljahrshefte Für Zeitgeschichte, 55 (1). 53-92. ISSN 0042-5702

Knox, MacGregor (2007) “Totalità” e disintegrazione. Stato, partito e forze armate nella Germania nazionalsocialista e nell’Italia fascista’" [Totality and Disintegration: State, Party, and armed forces in National Socialist Germany and Fascist Italy] Italia Contemporanea, 246. 5-31. ISSN 0392-3568

2003

Knox, MacGregor (2003) Destino comune. Dittatura, politica estera e guerra nell'Italia fascista e nella Germania nazista Giulio Einaudi Editore, Turin, Italy. ISBN 8806160729

2002

Knox, MacGregor (2002) Esercito In: Luzzatto, S. and De Grazia, V., (eds.) Dizionario Del Fascismo. Grandi opere, 1. Einaudi, Italy, 98. ISBN 9788806153854

Knox, MacGregor (2002) Armamenti In: Luzzatto, S. and De Grazia, V., (eds.) Dizionario Del Fascismo. Grandi opere, 1. Einaudi, Italy, 90-91. ISBN 9788806153854

Knox, MacGregor (2002) Alleati di Hitler. le regie forze armate, il regime fascista, e la guerra del 1940-1943 Garzanti Libri, Milan, Italy. ISBN 8811693144

Knox, MacGregor (2002) "Fascism: ideology, foreign policy, and war" In: Lyttelton, Adrian, (ed.) Liberal and Fascist Italy: 1900-1945. Short Oxford History of Italy. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 105-138. ISBN 9780198731979

2001

Knox, MacGregor and Murray, Williamson R., eds (2001) The dynamics of military revolution, 1300-2050 Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 052180079X

2000

Knox, MacGregor (2000) Common destiny: Dictatorship, foreign policy, and war in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521582087

Knox, MacGregor (2000) Hitler's Italian allies: Royal armed forces, Fascist regime, and the war of 1940-43 Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521790475

Knox, MacGregor (2000) "1 October 1942: Adolf Hitler, Wehrmacht officer policy, and social revolution" Historical Journal, 43 (3). 801-825. ISSN 0018-246X

1996

Knox, MacGregor (1996) "Expansionist zeal, fighting power, and staying power in the Italian and German dictatorships" In: Bessel, Richard, (ed.) Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany: Comparisons and Contrasts. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 113-133. ISBN 9780521471299

1995

Knox, MacGregor (1995) "What history can tell us about the 'new strategic environment'" In: Murray, Williamson, (ed.) Brassey's Mershon American Defense Annual 1995. Brassey's Inc., Dulles, VA, USA, 1-25. ISBN 9781574880380

Knox, MacGregor (1995) The fascist regime, its foreign policy and its wars: an 'anti-anti-fascist' orthodoxy? Contemporary European History, 4 (3). 346-365. ISSN 1469-2171

1994

Knox, MacGregor (1994) "Continuity and revolution in the making of strategy" In: Knox, MacGregor and Murray, Williamson and Bernstein, Alvin, (eds.) The Making of Strategy: Rulers, States, and War. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 614-646. ISBN 9780521453899

1984

Knox, MacGregor (1984) "Conquest, foreign and domestic, in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany" The Journal of Modern History, 56 (1). 1-57. ISSN 0022-2801

1982

Knox, MacGregor (1982) Mussolini unleashed, 1939-1941: Politics and strategy in Fascist Italy's last war Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521239172


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