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Landscape as Literary Criticism in Jane Austen’s Fiction

The following is the third in a series of posts on Jane Austen. This is a guest post written by Anne Toner, contributor to a special issue of Critical Survey which is devoted to the subject of Jane Austen. Anne Toner is the author of the article titled “Landscape … Continue reading

Hot Off the Presses – New Journal Issues for February

Transfers Volume 5, Issue 1 This issue features a special text, this time a translation by Guillermo Giucci of some pages of his new work in Spanish. This issue also features a special section on road representation.  

Celebrate International Women’s Day with a Special Issue!

International Women’s Day is annually held on March 8 to celebrate women’s achievements. It is also known as the United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace.   In recognition of this day, Berghahn is pleased to offer a … Continue reading

Getting Reacquainted with The Cambridge Journal of Anthropology

  We are delighted to announce that 2015 marks the fourth volume year that the Cambridge Journal of Anthropology has been published through Berghahn. The original journal of this name was an in-house publication based at Cambridge University, with a remit … Continue reading

Celebrate National Anthropology Day with Berghahn!

Today, the American Anthropological Association celebrates the first National Anthropology Day, which has been set to recognize the field of anthropology and the work of anthropologists within it.

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Boyhood Studies

Boyhood Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal

Boyhood Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal is a peer-reviewed journal providing a forum for the discussion of boyhood, young masculinities, and boys’ lives by exploring the full scale of intricacies, challenges, and legacies that inform male and masculine developments. Boyhood Studies is committed to a critical and international scope and solicits both articles and special issue proposals from a variety of research fields including, but not limited to, the social and psychological sciences, historical and cultural studies, philosophy, and social, legal, and health studies. More Information...

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Environment & Society

Environment & Society:  

Environment and Society publishes critical reviews of the latest research literature on environmental studies, including subjects of theoretical, methodological, substantive, and applied significance. Articles also survey the literature regionally and thematically and reflect the work of anthropologists, geographers, environmental scientists, and human ecologists from all parts of the world in order to internationalize the conversations within environmental anthropology, environmental geography, and other environmentally oriented social sciences. The publication appeals to academic, research, and policy-making audiences alike. More Information...

Introducing EnviroSociety!

A multimedia site, EnviroSociety provides insights into contemporary socio-ecological issues with posts from top scholars in the social sciences that engage readers interested in current environmental topics. More Information...

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    February 2015

    1.  'Worklessness': A Family Portrait
    Anthropology in Action, v.19, #2, Summer 2012

    1.  IntroductIon to Stategraphy: Toward a Relational Anthropology of the State
    Social Analysis, v.58, #3, Summer 2014

    3. Making a river of gold: Speculative state planning, informality, and neoliberal governance on the Hooghly
    Focaal, v.2011, #61, Winter 2011

    4. Engaging in 'Engaged' Anthropology: Some Pitfalls in a Development Consultancy
    Anthropology in Action, v.21, #3, Winter 2014

    5. Conjunctures, crises, and cultures: Valuing Stuart Hall
    Focaal, v.2014, #70, Winter 2014

    6. Ethnicity without labels? Ambiguity and excess in "postethnic" Rwanda
    Focaal, v. 2014, #70, Winter 2014

    7. Girls Today - Girls, Girl Culture and Girl Studies
    Girlhood Studies, v.1, #1, Summer 2008

    8. Anthropology: Its Importance and Implications for Policy and Practice in Pakistan
    Anthropology in Action, v.21, #3, Winter 2014

    9. To Russia with love: Hope, confinement, and virtuality among youth on the Georgian Black Sea coast
    Focaal v.2014, #70, Winter 2014

    8. The End Is Where We Start From: Communicating the Impact of a Family Music Project to Wider Audiences
    Anthropology in Action, v.21, #3, Summer 2014

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