Associate Professor Eleanor Hancock
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Eleanor Hancock

UNSW Canberra
School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Dr Eleanor Hancock is a graduate of the Australian National University and Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. From 1979 to 1984 she was a diplomat with the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs before taking up a position as a tutor in history at the University College of the University of New South Wales from 1984 to 1988. She was lecturer and senior lecturer in European and German history at Monash University from 1988 to 2001 before returning to the University of New South Wales @ ADFA in 2001.

Current Research Interests 

Axis campaigns in Greece 1940-1

Organisational behaviour and political authority in National Socialism

Imperialism, including the inter-relationship between imperialism and National Socialist Germany 1939-1949

Theories of National Socialism

 

 

Supervision

modern European history

modern German history, especially Nazism,  and British history

 

 

Dr Hancock is the current editor of War & Society Journal

For her Engagement story please click

 

Ernst Röhm: Hitler’s SA Chief of Staff (paperback edition, Palgrave, November 2011)

Complete Endnotes

Complete Bibliography

 

Ernst Röhm: Hitler’s SA Chief of Staff (Palgrave, 2008)

Complete Endnotes

Complete Bibliography

Phone
+61 2 5114 5073
Location
Building 29 Room 207
  • Books | 2013
    Stockings C; Hancock E, 2013, Swastika over the Acropolis, BRILL
    Books | 2012
    Hancock E, 2012, Foreword
    Books | 2011
    Hancock EI, 2011, Ernst Röhm: Hitler's SA Chief of Staff, Paperback, Palgrave MacMillan, New York
    Books | 2008
    Hancock EI, 2008, Ernst Rohm Hitler`s SA Chief of Staff, Original, Palgrave MacMillan, New York, USA
  • Book Chapters | 2021
    Hancock E, 2021, 'Germany at War', in Bartrop PR (ed.), The Routledge History of the Second World War, Routledge, Abingdon (UK), pp. 257 - 270, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780429455353-22
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Hancock E, 2018, '‘Remembering Jeff Grey as a colleague', in Stanley P (ed.), Jeff Grey A Life in History, pp. 5 - 5
    Book Chapters | 2017
    Hancock EI; McCormack C; Kennelly R; Gilchrist J; Islam J; Northcote M; Thomson K, 2017, 'From Dream to Reality: Sustaining a Higher Education Community of Practice Beyond Initial Enthusiasm', in McDonald J; Cater-Steel A (ed.), Communities of Practice: Facilitating Social Learning in Higher Education, Springer Singapore, Singapore, pp. 599 - 622, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-2879-3
    Book Chapters | 2017
    McCormack C; Kennelly R; Gilchrist J; Hancock E; Islam J; Northcote M; Thomson K, 2017, 'From Dream to Reality: Sustaining a Higher Education Community of Practice Beyond Initial Enthusiasm', in Communities of Practice, Springer Singapore, pp. 599 - 622, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-2879-3_28
    Book Chapters | 2014
    Hancock E, 2014, 'Röhm, Ernst (1887–1934)', in Germany at War: 400 Years of Military History [4 volumes] 400 Years of Military History, ABC-CLIO, pp. 1102 - 1102
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Hancock EI, 2012, '"They also served": Exaggerating women's role in Australia's wars', in Stockings C (ed.), Anzac's Dirty Dozen: 12 Myths of Australian Military History, UNSW Press, Sydney, pp. 100 - 111
    Book Chapters | 2012
    Hancock EI, 2012, 'Introduction', in The Memoirs of Ernst Röhm, Frontline Books, Barnsley
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Hancock EI, 2010, 'Introduction', in Hitler's Storm Troopers A History of the SA The Memoirs of Wilfred von Oven, Pen & Sword Books, Barnsley, pp. 9 - 12
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Hancock EI, 2010, 'Introduction', in The Memoirs of Ernst Röhm, edn. Original, FrontLine Publishers, London, pp. 9 - 12
  • Journal articles | 2023
    Hancock E, 2023, 'Editor’s Note', War and Society, 42, pp. 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07292473.2023.2150466
    Journal articles | 2020
    Hancock E, 2020, 'Editor’s Note', War and Society, 39, pp. 233, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07292473.2020.1811469
    Journal articles | 2019
    Hancock E, 2019, 'Editor's Note', War and Society, 38, pp. 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07292473.2019.1553491
    Journal articles | 2018
    Hancock E, 2018, 'Editor’s note', War and Society, 37, pp. 223, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07292473.2018.1496784
    Journal articles | 2017
    Hancock E, 2017, 'Editor’s note', War and Society, 36, pp. 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07292473.2017.1356596
    Journal articles | 2017
    McCormack C; Gilchrist J; Hancock E; Islam J; Kennelly R; Northcote M; Thomson K, 2017, 'The alchemy of facilitation revealed through individual stories and collective narrative', Reflective Practice, 18, pp. 42 - 54, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14623943.2016.1251407
    Journal articles | 2015
    Stockings CA; Hancock E, 2015, '‘Rethinking Allied relationships during the Greek Campaign, April 1941’, , Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 6-32.', Global War Studies, 11, pp. 6 - 32, http://dx.doi.org/10.5893/19498489.11.03.01
    Journal articles | 2014
    Stockings CA; hancock , 2014, 'The invasion of Greece in 1941 and the Nazi hordes that never were...', Modern Greek Studies (Australia and New Zealand), 16-17, pp. 147 - 164
    Journal articles | 2013
    Hancock EI; Gilchrist J; Islam J; McCormack C; Northcote M, 2013, '‘Collaborative Mentoring - reflection on the role of TATAL in the aftershock of a HERDSA Fellowship Application’', HERDSA News, 35, pp. 16 - 18
    Journal articles | 2013
    Hancock EI, 2013, 'Review of Peter Longerich, Heinrich Himmler', Journal of Military History, 76, pp. 1271 - 1273
    Journal articles | 2012
    Hancock EI, 2012, 'Ernst Rohm versus General Hans Kundt in Bolivia, 1929-30? The curious incident', Journal of Contemporary History, 47, pp. 691 - 708, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0022009412451287
    Journal articles | 2012
    Stockings CA; Hancock EI, 2012, 'Reconsidering the Luftwaffe in Greece, 1941', Journal of Military History, 76, pp. 747 - 773
    Journal articles | 2011
    Hancock E, 2011, 'The purge of the SA reconsidered: "an old putschist trick"?', Central European History, 44, pp. 669 - 683, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0008938911000689
    Journal articles | 2011
    Hancock EI, 2011, 'The Purge of the SA Reconsidered: 'An Old Putschist Trick"?', The Purge of the SA Reconsidered: 'An Old Putschist Trick"?, No. 44, pp. 669 - 683
    Journal articles | 2010
    Hancock EI, 2010, 'Review of 'Martin Kitchen, Rommel's Desert War: Waging World War II in North Africa, 1941-1943', American Historical Review, 115, pp. 1243 - 1244
    Journal articles | 2008
    Hancock EI, 2008, 'Diplomacy with a difference: The Commonwealth office of High Commissioner, 1880-2006', Australian Journal of International Affairs, 62, pp. 431 - 432
    Journal articles | 2008
    Hancock EI, 2008, 'West’s infamous monster barely knowable', The Australian Weekend review, pp. 14 - 14
    Journal articles | 2005
    Hancock EI, 2005, 'Endkampf: Soldiers, civilians, and the death of the third Reich', American Historical Review, 110, pp. 570 - 571
    Journal articles | 2001
    Hancock EI, 2001, 'Book Review', The Age, 1, pp. 8 - 8
    Journal articles | 1998
    Hancock E, 1998, '"Only the real, the true, the masculine held its value": Ernst Röhm, masculinity, and male homosexuality', Journal of the History of Sexuality, 8, pp. 616 - 641
    Journal articles | 1994
    Hancock E, 1994, 'Employment in Wartime: The experience of German women during the second World War', War and Society, 12, pp. 43 - 68, http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/072924794791200223
    Journal articles | 1993
    Hancock E, 1993, 'Women, Combat and the Military', Journal of Australian Studies, 17, pp. 88 - 98, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14443059309387143