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Monthly Archives October 2015

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from Berghahn Journals! Celebrate with some spooky articles:   The Life of the Death of ‘The Fighting Fairy Woman of Bodmin’: Storytelling around the Museum of Witchcraft Anthropological Journal of European Cultures, Volume 22, Number 1   The World of the Dead as Viewed among the Negev Bedouin Anthropology of the Middle East, […]

Solving the Mystery of Nancy Drew

The following is a guest blog post written by Michael G. Cornelius, author of the article Sexuality, Interruption, and Nancy Drew, which appeared in Volume 8, Number 2 of the journal Girlhood Studies.   It’s admittedly an odd thing, to be a Nancy Drew scholar.   Strictly speaking, “Nancy Drew Scholar” is not the official […]

Researching Girls of Color

The following is a guest blog post written by Sharon Lamb, co-author of the article Pride and Sexiness: Girls of Color Discuss Race, Body Image, and Sexualization, which appeared in Volume 8, Number 2 of the journal Girlhood Studies.     Way back when, my/our research group was interested in the issue of sexualization of […]

Simulated Shelves: Browse September 2015 New Books

We’re delighted to offer a selection of latest releases from our core subjects of Anthropology, Development Studies, Medical Anthropology, Politics, Refugee & Migration Studies and Urban Studies, along with a selection of our New in Paperback titles. _________________________________________________________________________   THE MERKEL REPUBLIC An Appraisal Edited by Eric Langenbacher