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Berghahn Journals: New Issues Published in May

     Now Open Access! Anthropology in Action Journal for Applied Anthropology in Policy and Practice Volume 25, Issue 1  We are delighted to announce that, as of 2018, Anthropology in Action will be published as an open access journal per the Knowledge Unlatched Select initiative! Read more in our related blog post. The first new Open Access issue has […]

Visit Berghahn Books at SCSMI 2018!

We are delighted to inform you that we will be present at The Society for Cognitive Studies of the Moving Image (SCSMI) annual conference at Montana State University, in Bozeman, Montana, June 13-16, 2018. Please stop by our table to browse the latest selection of books at discounted prices & pick up some free journal […]

Anthropological Issues and US President Obama

The following is an excerpt from the article “The President’s Mother, the Anthropologist and the Anthropologist’s Son: Anthropological Issues and US President Obama” by David Lampert published in the latest issue of our journal, Anthropology in Action: Journal for Applied Anthropology in Policy and Practice. As of 2018, this journal is Open Access per the Knowledge Unlatched Select […]

World Environment Day

World Environment Day is held each year on 5th June. It is one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations (UN) stimulates worldwide awareness of the environment and enhances political attention and action. For more information please visit worldenvironmentday.global.   Berghahn is pleased to showcase new and forthcoming titles on our Environmental Studies […]

Visit Berghahn Books at the RAI Conference 2018!

We are delighted to inform you that we will be present at the RAI – Art, Materiality, Representation conference at the British Museum, London, June 1-3, 2018. Please stop by our table to browse the latest selection of books at discounted prices & pick up some free journal samples.   If you are unable to […]

SIMULATED SHELVES: Browse May 2018 NEW BOOKS

  We’re delighted to offer a selection of latest releases from our core subjects of Anthropology, Education Studies, History, Medical Anthropology,  Mobility Studies, and Sociology, along with our New in Paperback titles.     Anthropology   BEING-HERE Placemaking in a World of Movement Annika Lems Volume 35, EASA Series   Exploring the lifeworlds of Halima, […]

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Happy Father's Day!

Happy Father’s Day! ☺️  Learn more about the role of the father in a global context with this free introduction to the book Globalized Fatherhood, edited by Marcia C. Inhorn, Wendy Chavkin & José-Alberto Navarro. ... Continue reading on Tumblr

Simone de Beauvoir on the Artist’s Task to Liberate the Present from the Past

Simone de Beauvoir on the Artist’s Task to Liberate the Present from the PastFor a Beauvoirian take on Film Studies, check out Existentialism and Contemporary Cinema: A Beauvoirian Perspective. ... Continue reading on Tumblr

There is no friend as loyal as a book. —Ernest Hemingway ... Continue reading on Tumblr

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New Featured Article!: “Shared Meals and Food Fights: Geographical Indications, Rural Development, and the Environment”

The latest Environment and Society featured article is now available! This month’s article—”Shared Meals and Food Fights: Geographical Indications, Rural Development, and the Environment”—comes from Volume 2 (2011). In their article, Fabio Parasecoli and Aya ... Continue reading →

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Maddalena Gretel Cammelli and Jonathan Friedman: PC Worlds: Political Correctness and Rising Elites at the End of Hegemony

Maddalena Gretel Cammelli interviews Jonathan Friedman on his new book, PC Worlds. A version of this interview has also been published in Italian on Il Lavoro Culturale. MGC: In your text, you describe “a moral regime” called Political Correctness (PC) that would be ... Continue reading →

Blog: Museum Worlds

“Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire” is now at San Francisco’s de Young Museum

The 1,000-year-old former Mesoamerican city, Teotihuacan, is on display at the de Young Museum in San Francisco and, after Feb. 11, at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The de Young Museum provides an interactive digital story about the major exhibition, “Teotihuacan: City of Water, ... Continue reading →

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