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Selling the Economic Miracle
December 2022

Selling the Economic Miracle

Economic Reconstruction and Politics in West Germany, 1949-1957

Spicka, M. E.
Optimizing the German Workforce
November 2022

Optimizing the German Workforce

Labor Administration from Bismarck to the Economic Miracle

Meskill, D.
Crime and Criminal Justice in Modern Germany
November 2022

Crime and Criminal Justice in Modern Germany

Wetzell, R. F. (ed)
The Upper Guinea Coast in Global Perspective
January 2023

The Upper Guinea Coast in Global Perspective

Knörr, J. & Kohl, C. (eds)
Luso-Tropicalism and Its Discontents
November 2022

Luso-Tropicalism and Its Discontents

The Making and Unmaking of Racial Exceptionalism

Anderson, W., Roque, R., & Ventura Santos, R. (eds)
In Search of European Liberalisms
November 2022

In Search of European Liberalisms

Concepts, Languages, Ideologies

Freeden, M., Fernández-Sebastián, J. & Leonhard, J. (eds)
When Will We Talk About Hitler?
December 2022

When Will We Talk About Hitler?

German Students and the Nazi Past

Oeser, A.
Submerged on the Surface
October 2022

Submerged on the Surface

The Not-So-Hidden Jews of Nazi Berlin, 1941–1945

Lutjens Jr., R. N.
Comrades in Arms
December 2022

Comrades in Arms

Military Masculinities in East German Culture

Smith, T.
A U-Turn to the Future
January 2023

A U-Turn to the Future

Sustainable Urban Mobility since 1850

Emanuel, M., Schipper. F., & Oldenziel, R. (eds)
Voices on War and Genocide
December 2022

Voices on War and Genocide

Three Accounts of the World Wars in a Galician Town

Bartov, O. (ed)
After the 'Socialist Spring'
November 2022

After the 'Socialist Spring'

Collectivisation and Economic Transformation in the GDR

Last, G.
Brewing Socialism
October 2022

Brewing Socialism

Coffee, East Germans, and Twentieth-Century Globalization

Kloiber, A.
German–Jewish Studies
October 2022

German–Jewish Studies

Next Generations

Wallach, K. & Elyada. A. (eds)
Beyond 'Hellenes' and 'Barbarians'
October 2022

Beyond 'Hellenes' and 'Barbarians'

Asymmetrical Concepts in European Discourse

Postoutenko, K. (ed)
Football Nation
October 2022

Football Nation

The Playing Fields of German Culture, History, and Society

Dawson, R., Heinsohn, B., Knabe, O., & McDougall, A. (eds)
Thinking Europe
October 2022

Thinking Europe

A History of the European Idea since 1800

Andrén, M.
Different from the Others
November 2022

Different from the Others

German and Dutch Discourses of Queer Femininity and Female Desire, 1918–1940

Sturgess, C.
Invested Narratives
November 2022

Invested Narratives

German Responses to Economic Crisis

Twark, J. (ed)
The Diary of Lt. Melvin J. Lasky
November 2022

The Diary of Lt. Melvin J. Lasky

Into Germany at the End of World War II

Lerg, C. A. (ed.)
End Game
December 2022

End Game

The 1989 Revolution in East Germany

Kowalczuk, I.-S.
Taking Our Water for the City
December 2022

Taking Our Water for the City

The Archaeology of New York City’s Watershed Communities

Beisaw, A. M.
The Politics of Making Kinship
December 2022

The Politics of Making Kinship

Historical and Anthropological Perspectives

Alber, E. (ed)
The Servants of Empire
December 2022

The Servants of Empire

Sponsored German Women’s Colonization in Southwest Africa, 1896-1945

ODonnell, K. M.
The Marseille Mosaic
January 2023

The Marseille Mosaic

A Mediterranean City at the Crossroads of Cultures

Ingram, M. & Kleppinger, K. (eds)
Reparative Citizenship for Sephardi Descendants
January 2023

Reparative Citizenship for Sephardi Descendants

Returning to the Jewish Past in Spain and Portugal

Kandiyoti, D. & Benmayor, R. (eds)
The Guardians of Concepts
January 2023

The Guardians of Concepts

Political Languages of Conservatism in Britain and West Germany, 1945-1980

Steber, M.

History-Related Journals

Aspasia

Aspasia

The International Yearbook of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern European Women's and Gender History

ISSN Print: 1933-2882
ISSN Online: 1933-2890


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Contributions to the History of Concepts

Contributions to the History of Concepts

ISSN Print: 1807-9326
ISSN Online: 1874-656X


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French Politics, Culture & Society

French Politics, Culture & Society

ISSN Print: 1537-6370
ISSN Online: 1558-5271


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German Politics and Society

German Politics and Society

ISSN Print: 1045-0300
ISSN Online: 1558-5441


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Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

ISSN Print: 0315-7997
ISSN Online: 1939-2419


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Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

ISSN Print: 2041-6938
ISSN Online: 2041-6946


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Sibirica

Sibirica

Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies

ISSN Print: 1361-7362
ISSN Online: 1476-6787


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Transfers

Transfers

Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

ISSN Print: 2045-4813
ISSN Online: 2045-4821


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Latest History Blog Articles

Sexscapes of Pleasure: Women, Sexuality and the Whore Stigma in Italy

By ELENA ZAMBELLI ELENA ZAMBELLI is an ethnographer with interdisciplinary expertise on gender and sexuality, race, migration, and intersecting inequalities. She currently works at Lancaster University as Senior Research Associate. In this exclusive article Dr Zambelli discusses her new book, Sexscapes of Pleasure. WEAVING WOMEN’S EXPERIENCES TO NURTURE TRANSVERSAL SOLIDARITIES 25 November was the International Day […]

Overcoming Extreme Reflexivity Shock

In this exclusive article, Marta Rohatynskyj, author of ӦMIE SEX AFFILIATION: A PAPUAN NATURE, reveals the conundrum she faced when she first studied the Ӧmie of Papua New Guinea. My ethnographic encounter with the Ӧmie of Oro (Northern) Province of Papua New Guinea, many decades ago, placed me in a state of extreme reflexivity shock. […]

EXCERPT: THE BEST WE SHARE

In connection with the 50th anniversary of the World Heritage Convention, celebrated November 16th, Berghahn is excited to feature an excerpt from The Best We Share: Nation, Culture and World-Making in the UNESCO World Heritage Arena by Christoph Brumann. The paperback edition is forthcoming April 2023! Take advantage of the 25% discount on eBook and […]

Berghahn and the AAA annual meeting!

We are thrilled to be at the 2022 American Anthropological Association annual meeting (Seattle, November 9-13). We’re marking the occasion with some very special prices and free access to selected journals. If you are attending, you can find us at Booth 111 where display copies of our latest books will be available at great prices. There will also […]

Neriko Musha Doerr discusses “Fairies, Ghosts, and Santa Claus”

Neriko Musha Doerr is Assistant Professor at Ramapo College. Her publications include Transforming Study Abroad: A Handbook (Berghahn, 2020), The Global Education Effect and Japan: Constructing New Borders and Identification Practices (Routledge, 2020), The Romance of Crossing Borders: Studying and Volunteering Abroad (Berghahn, 2017, with Hannah Taïeb), and Meaningful Inconsistencies (Berghahn 2009). Thank you for […]

Celebrating World Food Day

World Food Day is celebrated each year on October 16th to promote worldwide awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger and for the need to ensure food security and nutritious diets for all. To mark this date, we are delighted to feature a selection of related titles in Food and Nutrition. Anthropology of […]

Happy International Archaeology Day!

Established in 2011 by the Archaeological Institute of America, International Archaeology Day is celebrated every third Saturday in October, commemorating the field of archaeology and its contributions to society. Local celebrations organized by the AIA and other institutions occur throughout the month of October. There are also many online activities associated with International Archaeology Day, […]

Spotlight: Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt (14 October 1906 – 4 December 1975), German-American philosopher and political theorist, was the first to argue that there were continuities between the age of European imperialism and the age of fascism in Europe. In her pivotal work The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951), she established that theories of race, notions of racial and cultural […]

Celebrate National Coming Out Day with this great free-to-access content!

In honor of #ComingOutDay on October 11th, we present the following titles edited by Katherine Crawford-Lackey and Megan E. Springate that emphasize the history and preservation of two-spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer settings in the United States. In addition, Berghahn Journals is offering FREE access to relevant articles until October 18, 2022. Winner […]

Talking Ritual with Robbie Davis-Floyd

Robbie Davis-Floyd is Adjunct Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Rice University, and Fellow of the Society for Applied Anthropology. She is the author of many books including Ways of Knowing about Birth: Mothers, Midwives, Medicine, and Birth Activism (2018, Waveland) and Birth as an American Rite of Passage (1992,2003, 2022). Her new book, […]

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