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War, Occupation, and Empire: Interview with Guest Editor Jean Elisabeth Pedersen

  This is the fourth in a series of posts dedicated to celebrating the 40th volume of our journal Historical Reflections/Reflexions Historiques.   The latest issue of Historical Reflections/Réflexions historiques is devoted to the special topic of “War, Occupation, and Empire … Continue reading

Hot Off the Presses – New Journal Releases for June

Anthropology in ActionVolume 21, Issue 1This is a special issue on Applied and Social Anthropology, Arts and Health. Asia Pacific WorldVolume 5, Issue 1In this first issue of Volume 5, we have chosen to begin with two keynote presentations from the fourth … Continue reading

Get to Know Berghahn: Pictures from the Summer Outing in New York

Get to Know Berghahn is a recurring feature that introduces the hardworking people behind the scenes at Berghahn. This week’s subject is our annual summer outing.

‘Exporting’ Women: Writing on French and German Women’s Colonial Settlement Movements

This is the third in a series of posts dedicated to celebrating the 40th volume of our journal Historical Reflections/Reflexions Historiques.   The latest issue of Historical Reflections/Réflexions historiques is devoted to the special topic of “War, Occupation, and Empire … Continue reading

Crisis, Power, and Policymaking in the New Europe

This is a special post written by guest editor Bilge Firat on the thematic focus for Volume 23, Issue 1 of Anthropological Journal of European Cultures.   How does power work as an analytic, as a relational reality, and as a capacity to … 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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European Comic Art 

European Comic Art is the first English-language scholarly publication devoted to the study of European-language graphic novels, comic strips, comic books and caricature. Published in association with the American Bande Dessinée Society and the International Bande Dessinée Society, European Comic Art builds on existing scholarship in French-language comic art and is able to draw on the scholarly activities undertaken by both organisations. However, our editorial board and consultative committee bring expertise on a wider European area of comic art production and the journal will emphasise coverage of work from across Europe, including Eastern Europe.  More Information...

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    June 2014

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

    2. Coming of Age with Proctor & Gamble and the Commodification of Puberty
    Girlhood Studies, v.1, #2, 2008

    3. Governing through the Brain: Neuropolitics, Neuroscience and Subjectivity
    Cambridge Anthropology, v.32, #1, 2009

    4. Girls, Power and Style: Social and Emotional Experiences of the Clothed Body
    Girlhood Studies, v.2, #1, 2009

    2. Some Assembly Required: Black Barbie and the Fabrication of Nicki Minaj
    Girlhood Studies, v.5, #1, 2012

    6. The Mahapach and Yitzhak Shamir's Quiet Revolution: Mizrahim and the Herut Movement
    Israel Studies Review, v.29, #1, 2014

    7. Anthropology after the crisis
    Focaal, v.2012, #64, 2012

    8. Routinization of the Israeli-Arab Conflict: The Perspective of Outsiders
    Israel Studies Review, v.29, #1, 2014

    9. Cell phones, complicity, and class politics in the Philippine labor diaspora
    Focaal, v.2008, #51, 2008

    10. M.I.A. in the Global Youthscape Rethinking Girls' Resistance and Agency in Postcolonial Contexts
    Girlhood Studies, v.2, #2, 2009

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