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Cooperation and Empire
August 2017

Cooperation and Empire

Local Realities of Global Processes

Bührer, T., Eichmann, F., Förster, S. & Stuchtey, B. (eds)
European Anthropologies
August 2017

European Anthropologies

Barrera-González, A., Heintz, M. & Horolets, A. (eds)
Cultural Borders of Europe
August 2017

Cultural Borders of Europe

Narratives, Concepts and Practices in the Present and the Past

Andrén, M., Lindkvist, T., Söhrman, I. & Vajta, K. (eds)
Money in the German-speaking Lands
August 2017

Money in the German-speaking Lands

Lindemann, M. & Poley, J. (eds)
World War I and the Jews
August 2017

World War I and the Jews

Conflict and Transformation in Europe, the Middle East, and America

Rozenblit, M. L. and Karp, J. (eds)
The Nanking Atrocity, 1937-1938
August 2017

The Nanking Atrocity, 1937-1938

Complicating the Picture

Wakabayashi, B. T. (ed)
House of the Waterlily
September 2017

House of the Waterlily

A Novel of the Ancient Maya World

Carmean, K.
Making Nordic Historiography
September 2017

Making Nordic Historiography

Connections, Tensions and Methodology, 1850-1970

Haapala, P., Jalava, M., & Larsson, S. (eds)
Laborers and Enslaved Workers
September 2017

Laborers and Enslaved Workers

Experiences in Common in the Making of Rio de Janeiro's Working Class, 1850-1920

Badaró Mattos, M.
Contesting Deregulation
September 2017

Contesting Deregulation

Debates, Practices and Developments in the West since the 1970s

Andresen, K. and Müller, S. (eds)
Compensation in Practice
September 2017

Compensation in Practice

The Foundation 'Remembrance, Responsibility and Future' and the Legacy of Forced Labour during the Third Reich

Goschler, C. (ed)
Unearthing the Past to Forge the Future
October 2017

Unearthing the Past to Forge the Future

Colin Mackenzie, the Early Colonial State, and the Comprehensive Survey of India

Wolffhardt, T.
The Participants
October 2017

The Participants

The Men of the Wannsee Conference

Jasch, H.-C., & Kreutzmüller, C. (eds)
The Persistence of Race
October 2017

The Persistence of Race

Continuity and Change in Germany from the Wilhelmine Empire to National Socialism

Day, L. & Haag, O. (eds)
Silenced Communities
October 2017

Silenced Communities

Legacies of Militarization and Militarism in a Rural Guatemalan Town

Esparza, M.
From Eastern Bloc to European Union
October 2017

From Eastern Bloc to European Union

Comparative Processes of Transformation since 1990

Heydemann, G. & Vodička, K. (eds)
Modern Germany in Transatlantic Perspective
October 2017

Modern Germany in Transatlantic Perspective

Meng, M. & Seipp, A. R. (eds)
Global Exchanges
October 2017

Global Exchanges

Scholarships and Transnational Circulations in the Modern World

Tournès, L. & Scott-Smith, G. (eds)
Eastern Europe Unmapped
October 2017

Eastern Europe Unmapped

Beyond Borders and Peripheries

Kacandes, I. & Komska, Y. (eds)
Subjects, Citizens, and Others
November 2017

Subjects, Citizens, and Others

Administering Ethnic Heterogeneity in the British and Habsburg Empires, 1867-1918

Gammerl, B.
Cultural Topographies of the New Berlin
November 2017

Cultural Topographies of the New Berlin

Bauer, K. & Hosek, J. R. (eds)
Visitors to the House of Memory
December 2017

Visitors to the House of Memory

Identity and Political Education at the Jewish Museum Berlin

Bishop Kendzia, V.
Rethinking Holocaust Justice
December 2017

Rethinking Holocaust Justice

Essays across Disciplines

Goda, N. J. W. (ed)
Singing Ideas
December 2017

Singing Ideas

Performance, Politics and Oral Poetry

Ní Shíocháin, T.
Communist Parties Revisited
January 2018

Communist Parties Revisited

Socio-Cultural Approaches to Party Rule in the Soviet Bloc, 1956-1991

Bergien, R. & Gieseke, J. (eds)
Archaeologies of Rules and Regulation
January 2018

Archaeologies of Rules and Regulation

Between Text and Practice

Hausmair, B., Jervis, B., Nugent, R., & Williams, E. (eds)
Parallel Lives Revisited
January 2018

Parallel Lives Revisited

Mediterranean Guest Workers and their Families at Work and in the Neighbourhood, 1960-1980

Bock, J. De
Doing Conceptual History in Africa
January 2018

Doing Conceptual History in Africa

Fleisch, A. & Stephens, R. (eds)
Nazism, the Holocaust, and the Middle East
January 2018

Nazism, the Holocaust, and the Middle East

Arab and Turkish Responses

Nicosia, F. R. & Ergene, B. A. (eds)
Expeditionary Anthropology
January 2018

Expeditionary Anthropology

Teamwork, Travel and the ''Science of Man''

Thomas, M. & Harris, A. (eds)
The Ethics of Seeing
January 2018

The Ethics of Seeing

Photography and Twentieth-Century German History

Evans, J., Betts P., & Hoffmann, S.-L. (eds)
The Wars of Yesterday
January 2018

The Wars of Yesterday

The Balkan Wars and the Emergence of Modern Military Conflict, 1912-13

Boeckh, K. & Rutar, S. (eds)
The Witness as Object
January 2018

The Witness as Object

Video Testimony in Memorial Museums

Jong, S. de
A Living Past
February 2018

A Living Past

Environmental Histories of Modern Latin America

Soluri, J., Leal, C., & Pádua, J. A. (eds)
Managing Northern Europe's Forests
February 2018

Managing Northern Europe's Forests

Histories from the Age of Improvement to the Age of Ecology

Oosthoek, K. J. & Hölzl, R. (eds)
Ambiguous Transitions
March 2018

Ambiguous Transitions

Gender, the State, and Everyday Life in Socialist and Postsocialist Romania

Massino, J.
The Virago Story
April 2018

The Virago Story

Assessing the Impact of a Feminist Publishing Phenomenon

Riley, C.
Oil and Sovereignty
April 2018

Oil and Sovereignty

Petroknowledge and Energy Policy in the United States and Western Europe during the 1970s

Graf, R.
Basic and Applied Research
April 2018

Basic and Applied Research

The Language of Science Policy in the Twentieth Century

Kaldewey, D. & Schauz, D. (eds)
A Creole Nation
April 2018

A Creole Nation

National Integration in Guinea-Bissau

Kohl, C.
Taking on Technocracy
May 2018

Taking on Technocracy

Nuclear Power in Germany, 1945 to the Present

Augustine, D. L.
Memorializing the GDR
May 2018

Memorializing the GDR

Monuments and Memory after 1989

Saunders, A.
Democracy in Modern Europe
June 2018

Democracy in Modern Europe

A Conceptual History

Kurunmäki, J., Nevers, J., & te Velde, H. (eds)
History and Belonging
June 2018

History and Belonging

Representations of the Past in Contemporary European Politics

Berger, S. & Tekin, C. (eds)
The Ethos of History
June 2018

The Ethos of History

Time and Responsibility

Helgesson, S. & Svenungsson, J. (eds)
Frontiers of Civil Society
June 2018

Frontiers of Civil Society

Government and Hegemony in Serbia

Mikuš, M.
Empathy and History
July 2018

Empathy and History

The Context of Historical Understanding in Re-enactment, Hermeneutics and Education

Retz, T.
Escapees
July 2018

Escapees

The History of Jews Who Fled Nazi Deportation Trains in France, Belgium, and the Netherlands

von Fransecky, T.
What is Work?
August 2018

What is Work?

Gender at the Crossroads of Home, Family, and Business from the Early Modern Era to the Present

Sarti, R., Bellavitis, A., & Martini, M. (eds)
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We’re delighted to offer a selection of latest releases from our core subjects of Anthropology, Gender Studies, History, Media Studies, and Urban Studies, along with our New in Paperback titles. STATEGRAPHY Toward a Relational Anthropology of the State Edited by Tatjana Thelen, Larissa Vetters, and Keebet von Benda-Beckmann NEW SERIES: Volume 4, Studies in Social […]

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We’re delighted to offer a selection of latest releases from our core subjects of Anthropology, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, History, Medical Anthropology, and Mobil Studies. STRAYING FROM THE STRAIGHT PATH How Senses of Failure Invigorate Lived Religion Edited by Daan Beekers and David Kloos Volume 3, Studies in Social Analysis   “This rich collection of ethnographic […]

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History-Related Journals

Aspasia

Aspasia

The International Yearbook of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern European Women's and Gender History

ISSN Print: 1933-2882
ISSN Online: 1933-2890
Volume 12/2018, 1 issue p.a. (spring)
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Contributions to the History of Concepts

Contributions to the History of Concepts

Editors: Jani Marjanen, University of Helsinki; Jan Ifversen, University of Aahus; Margrit Pernau, Max Planck Institute for Human Development

ISSN Print: 1807-9326
ISSN Online: 1874-656X
Volume 13/2018, 2 issues p.a. (summer, winter)
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French Politics, Culture & Society

French Politics, Culture & Society

Editor: Herrick Chapman, New York University

ISSN Print: 1537-6370
ISSN Online: 1558-5271
Volume 36/2018, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, and winter)
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German Politics and Society

German Politics and Society

Editor: Jeffrey J. Anderson, Georgetown University
Managing Editor/Book Review Editor: Eric Langenbacher, Georgetown University

ISSN Print: 1045-0300
ISSN Online: 1558-5441
Volume 36/2018, 4 issues p.a. (spring, summer, autumn, winter)
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Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

Senior Editor: Linda E. Mitchell, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Co-editor: W. Brian Newsome, Elizabethtown College

ISSN Print: 0315-7997
ISSN Online: 1939-2419
Volume 44/2018, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

Editor: Eckhardt Fuchs, Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research

ISSN Print: 2041-6938
ISSN Online: 2041-6946
Volume 10/2018, 2 issues p.a. (spring, autumn)
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Sibirica

Sibirica

Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies

Editor: Matthew Romaniello, University of Hawaii

ISSN Print: 1361-7362
ISSN Online: 1476-6787
Volume 17/2018, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Transfers

Transfers

Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

Editor: Dagmar Schfer, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

ISSN Print: 2045-4813
ISSN Online: 2045-4821
Volume 8/2018, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Mobility in History

Mobility in History

The Yearbook of the International Association for the History of Transport, Traffic and Mobility

Editors: Kyle Shelton, Rice University
Christiane Katz, Aachen University
Dhan Zunino Singh, University of Quilmes
Kate McDonald, University of California, Santa Barbara

ISSN Print: 2296-0503
ISSN Online: 2050-9197
Volume 8/2017, 1 issue p.a. (Winter)
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