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Reframing Shock to Provide Space for New Solutions and Practices to Emerge

This post was submitted by Mark Powell, who–along with Stephanie Glendinning, Vanesa Castán Broto, Emma Dewberry, and Claire Walsh–contributed the article Shaped by Shock: Staff on the Emergency Department ‘Shop Floor’ to the most recent issue of Anthropology in Action. In this post, Powell … Continue reading

Celebrate International Day of Democracy with Berghahn Journals!

Dear Colleague, In honor of the International Day of Democracy on September 15th, and to celebrate the recent publication of our newest journal Democratic Theory, we have compiled a list of articles on the topic of democracy and democratic issues. … Continue reading

Celebrate Women with Aspasia!

Today, September 4th, is the anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, where over 4,750 delegates from several countries were in attendance. Issues discussed at the conference included poverty, education, health, economic rights, and more. From UNWomen.org: … Continue reading

Energy Cultures and Practices: Special Issue of Nature + Culture

The below is a special guest post written by Ana Horta, special issue editor of Nature + Culture Volume 9, Issue 2. The story of this special issue is the beginning of the story of the Energy & Society Network. … Continue reading

Mentoring: Doing and Theorising

The below is a special guest post written by Ann Smith, the Managing Editor of Girlhood Studies - An Interdisciplinary Journal.   While we work with many leading scholars and well-established authors, we also encourage new and inexperienced writers to contribute to Girlhood … Continue reading


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Democratic Theory

Democratic Theory: 

An Interdisciplinary Journal

Democratic Theory is a peer-reviewed journal published and distributed by Berghahn. It encourages philosophical and interdisciplinary contributions that critically explore democratic theory – in all its forms. Spanning a range of views, the journal offers a crossdisciplinary forum for diverse theoretical questions to be put forward and systematically examined. It advances western as well as non-western ideas and is actively based on the premise that there are many forms of democracies andmany types of democrats. More Information...

Subjects: Political Theory


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Focaal - Journal of Global and Historical Anthropology is a peer-reviewed journal advocating an approach that rests in the simultaneity of ethnography, processual analysis, local insights, and global vision. It is at the heart of debates on the ongoing conjunction of anthropology and history as well as the incorporation of local research settings in the wider spatial networks of coercion, imagination, and exchange that are often glossed as 'globalization' or 'empire'. More Information...

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    August 2014

    1.  "i HATE HATE HATE being single" and "why is getting a bf so hard for me?": Reproducing heteronormative femininity on gURL.com
    Girlhood Studies, v.2, #1, 2009

    2. The Effect of 'Affect': Henrietta Moore's Turn
    Social Analysis, v.58, #12, 2014

    3. More than a Turn? The “Colonial” in French Studies
    French Politics, Culture & Society, v.32, #2, 2014

    4. The Sword, the Sponge, and the Paradox of Performativity Some Observations on Fate, Luck, Financial Chicanery, and the Limits of Human Knowledge
    Social Analysis, v.56, #1, 2012

    5. French History: Old Paradigms, Current Tendencies, New Directions
    French Politics, Culture & Society, v.32, #2, 2014

    6. Rousseau's Turban: Entangled Encounters of Europe and Islam in the Age of Enlightenment
    Historical Reflections, v.40, #2, 2014

    7. A Few Thoughts on the Future of French Studies
    French Politics, Culture & Society, v.32, #2, 2014

    8. Can French Studies Exist Today?
    French Politics, Culture & Society, v.32, #2, 2014

    9. Nous sommes tous francophones
    French Politics, Culture & Society, v.32, #2, 2014

    10. Posthumous Rescue: The Shafia Young Women as Worthy Victims
    Girlhood Studies, v.7, #1, 2014


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