About Jürgen

Jürgen Martschukat is Professor of North American History at the University of Erfurt and Spokesperson for the Research Unit on Voluntariness. His main research interests lie in gender history, history of violence, history of the body, and political history. Key publications include American Fatherhood. A History (New York University Press, 2019) and The Age of Fitness (Polity, 2021).

Research Field

North American History


University of Erfurt

Department of History

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Jürgen Martschukat

Principal Investigator (North American History)

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