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Politics of Scale
January 2019

Politics of Scale

New Directions in Critical Heritage Studies

Lähdesmäki, T., Thomas, S., & Zhu, Y. (eds)
Being Bedouin Around Petra
January 2019

Being Bedouin Around Petra

Life at a World Heritage Site in the Twenty-First Century

Bille, M.
Views of Violence
January 2019

Views of Violence

Representing the Second World War in German and European Museums and Memorials

Echternhamp, J. & Jaeger, S. (eds)
Monetising the Dividual Self
January 2019

Monetising the Dividual Self

The Emergence of the Lifestyle Blog and Influencers in Malaysia

Hopkins, J.
The Arkansas Regulators
January 2019

The Arkansas Regulators

Gerstäcker, F.
Adams, C. & Irmscher, C. (eds)
Extinct Monsters to Deep Time
February 2019

Extinct Monsters to Deep Time

Conflict, Compromise, and the Making of Smithsonian's Fossil Halls

Marsh, D. E.
Screening Art
February 2019

Screening Art

Modernist Aesthetics and the Socialist Imaginary in East German Cinema

Allan, S.
Persistently Postwar
March 2019

Persistently Postwar

Media and the Politics of Memory in Japan

Guarné, B., Lozano-Méndez, A., & Martinez, D. P. (eds)
Categories in Context
March 2019

Categories in Context

Gender and Work in France and Germany, 1900–Present

Berrebi-Hoffmann, I., Giraud, O., Renard, L., & Wobbe, T. (eds)
How Materials Matter
March 2019

How Materials Matter

Design, Innovation and Materiality in the Pacific

Were, G.
Raccomandazione
March 2019

Raccomandazione

Clientelism and Connections in Italy

Zinn, D. L.
On the Geopragmatics of Anthropological Identification
April 2019

On the Geopragmatics of Anthropological Identification

Chun, A.
Gendering Post-1945 German History
April 2019

Gendering Post-1945 German History

Entanglements

Hagemann, K., & Harsch, D., & Brühöfner, F. (eds)
Concentrationary Art
April 2019

Concentrationary Art

Jean Cayrol, the Lazarean and the Everyday in Post-war Film, Literature, Music and the Visual Arts

Pollock, G. & Silverman, M. (eds)
Names and Naming in Early Modern Germany
May 2019

Names and Naming in Early Modern Germany

Plummer, M. E. & Harrington, J. F. (eds)
One Sound, Two Worlds
May 2019

One Sound, Two Worlds

The Blues in a Divided Germany, 1945-1990

Rauhut, M.
24 Bars to Kill
June 2019

24 Bars to Kill

Hip Hop, Aspiration, and Japan's Social Margins

Armstrong, A. B.
The Girl in the Text
June 2019

The Girl in the Text

Smith, A. (ed)
Encounters with Emotions
June 2019

Encounters with Emotions

Negotiating Cultural Differences since Early Modernity

Gammerl, B., Nielsen, P., & Pernau, M. (eds)
Money Games
June 2019

Money Games

Gambling in a Papua New Guinea Town

Pickles, A. J.
Shakespeare and Stratford
June 2019

Shakespeare and Stratford

Scheil, K. (ed)
German Division as Shared Experience
June 2019

German Division as Shared Experience

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Postwar Everyday

Carter, E., Palmowski, J., & Schreiter, K. (eds)
Shakespeare and the Arab World
July 2019

Shakespeare and the Arab World

Hennessey, K. & Litvin, M. (eds)
The Museum of Mankind
July 2019

The Museum of Mankind

Man and Boy in the British Museum Ethnography Department

Burt, B.
PC Worlds
July 2019

PC Worlds

Political Correctness and Rising Elites at the End of Hegemony

Friedman, J.
Shakespeare and Commemoration
July 2019

Shakespeare and Commemoration

Calvo, C. & Hoenselaars, T. (eds)
Lewis Henry Morgan's Comparisons
July 2019

Lewis Henry Morgan's Comparisons

Reassessing Terminology, Anarchy and Worldview in Indigenous Societies of America, Australia and Highland Middle India

Pfeffer, G.
Articulate Necrographies
July 2019

Articulate Necrographies

Comparative Perspectives on the Voices and Silences of the Dead

Panagiotopoulos, A. & Espírito Santo, D. (eds)
Comical Modernity
July 2019

Comical Modernity

Popular Humour and the Transformation of Urban Space in Late Nineteenth Century Vienna

Hakkarainen, H.
Critique of Identity Thinking
July 2019

Critique of Identity Thinking

Jackson, M.
Muted Memories
August 2019

Muted Memories

Heritage-Making, Bagamoyo, and the East African Caravan Trade

Lindström, J.
Shakespeare and Creative Criticism
August 2019

Shakespeare and Creative Criticism

Conkie, R. & Maisano, S. (eds)
Ambiguous Transitions
August 2019

Ambiguous Transitions

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

Massino, J.
Multiple Nature-Cultures, Diverse Anthropologies
August 2019

Multiple Nature-Cultures, Diverse Anthropologies

Bruun Jensen, C. & Morita, A. (eds)
Preservation and Place
August 2019

Preservation and Place

Historic Preservation by and of LGBTQ Communities in the United States

Crawford-Lackey, K. & Springate, M. E. (eds)
Playing with the Past
September 2019

Playing with the Past

Exploring Values in Heritage Practice

Clark, K.
Entangled Entertainers
September 2019

Entangled Entertainers

Jews and Popular Culture in Fin-de-Siècle Vienna

Hödl, K.
Constructing Industrial Pasts
September 2019

Constructing Industrial Pasts

Heritage, Historical Culture and Identity in Regions Undergoing Structural Economic Transformation

Berger, S. (ed)
The Sound of Silence
September 2019

The Sound of Silence

Indigenous Perspectives on the Historical Archaeology of Colonialism

Äikäs, T. & Salmi, A.-K. (eds)
Shakespeare and War
September 2019

Shakespeare and War

Gray, P. (ed)
The World of Children
October 2019

The World of Children

Foreign Cultures in Nineteenth-Century German Education and Entertainment

Lässig, S. & Weiß, A. (eds)
The Vampire
October 2019

The Vampire

Origins of a European Myth

Bohn, T. M.
Cinema of Collaboration
October 2019

Cinema of Collaboration

DEFA Coproductions and International Exchange in Cold War Europe

Ivanova, M.
Cultural Heritage Activism, Politics, and Identity
November 2019

Cultural Heritage Activism, Politics, and Identity

Heritage Movements in Asia

Mozaffari, A. & Jones, T. (eds)
Identities and Place
November 2019

Identities and Place

Changing Labels and Intersectional Communities of LGBTQ and Two-Spirit People in the United States

Crawford-Lackey, K. & Springate, M. E. (eds)
Fame Amid the Ruins
November 2019

Fame Amid the Ruins

Italian Film Stardom in the Age of Neorealism

Gundle, S.
Men Under Fire
December 2019

Men Under Fire

Motivation, Morale, and Masculinity among Czech Soldiers in the Great War, 1914–1918

Hutečka, J.
Feelings Materialized
January 2020

Feelings Materialized

Emotions, Bodies, and Things in Germany, 1500-1900

Hillard, D., Lempa, H., & Spinney, R. (eds)
Management and Morality
January 2020

Management and Morality

An Ethnographic Exploration of Management Consultancy Seminars

Henningsen, E.
Sustaining Indigenous Songs
January 2020

Sustaining Indigenous Songs

Contemporary Warlpiri Ceremonial Life in Central Australia

Curran, G.
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Critical Survey

Critical Survey

Joint Editors: Graham Holderness (University of Hertfordshire) and Bryan Loughrey

ISSN Print: 0011-1570
ISSN Online: 1752-2293
Volume 31/2019, 4 issues p.a. (spring, summer, autumn winter)
» Latest Issue Online

Durkheimian Studies

Durkheimian Studies

Études Durkheimiennes

Editor: W. Watts Miller

ISSN Print: 1362-024X
ISSN Online: 1752-2307
Volume 25/2019, 1 issue p.a. (winter)
» Latest Issue Online

European Comic Art

European Comic Art

Editors: Laurence Grove, University of Glasgow
Ann Miller, University of Leicester
Anne Magnussen, University of Southern Denmark

ISSN Print: 1754-3797
ISSN Online: 1754-3800
Volume 12/2019, 2 issues p.a. (spring, autumn)
» Latest Issue Online

Girlhood Studies

Girlhood Studies

An Interdisciplinary Journal

Editor-in-Chief: Claudia Mitchell, McGill University

ISSN Print: 1938-8209
ISSN Online: 1938-8322
Volume 12/2019, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
» Latest Issue Online

Journeys

Journeys

The International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing

Editors: Maria Pia Di Bella, CNRS-IRIS-EHESS, Paris and Brian Yothers, University of Texas at El Paso

ISSN Print: 1465-2609
ISSN Online: 1752-2358
Volume 20/2019, 2 issues p.a. (summer, winter)
» Latest Issue Online

Projections

Projections

The Journal for Movies and Mind

Editor: Ted Nannicelli, University of Queensland

ISSN Print: 1934-9688
ISSN Online: 1934-9696
Volume 13/2019, 2 issues pa. (summer, winter)
» Latest Issue Online

Sartre Studies International

Sartre Studies International

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Existentialism and Contemporary Culture

ISSN Print: 1357-1559
ISSN Online: 1558-5476
Volume 25/2019, 2 issues p.a. (spring, winter)
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