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Re-Imagining DEFA
September 2016

Re-Imagining DEFA

East German Cinema in its National and Transnational Contexts

Allan, S. & Heiduschke, S. (eds)
Health and Difference
September 2016

Health and Difference

Rendering Human Variation in Colonial Engagements

Widmer, A. & Lipphardt, V. (eds)
Migrations in the German Lands, 1500-2000
September 2016

Migrations in the German Lands, 1500-2000

Coy, J., Poley, J., & Schunka, A. (eds)
From Craftsmen to Capitalists
September 2016

From Craftsmen to Capitalists

German Artisans from the Third Reich to the Federal Republic, 1939-1953

McKitrick, F. L.
In the Name of the Great Work
September 2016

In the Name of the Great Work

Stalin's Plan for the Transformation of Nature and its Impact in Eastern Europe

Olšáková, D. (ed)
Incarceration and Regime Change
October 2016

Incarceration and Regime Change

European Prisons during and after the Second World War

De Vito, C. G., Futselaar, R., & Grevers, H. (eds)
The Nuclear Crisis
October 2016

The Nuclear Crisis

The Arms Race, Cold War Anxiety, and the German Peace Movement of the 1980s

Becker-Schaum, C., Gassert, P., Mausbach, W., Klimke, M., and Zepp, M. (eds)
Losing Heaven
October 2016

Losing Heaven

Religion in Germany since 1945

Großbölting, T.
The Making of the Greek Genocide
November 2016

The Making of the Greek Genocide

Contested Memories of the Ottoman Greek Catastrophe

Sjöberg, E.
Memory Unbound
November 2016

Memory Unbound

Tracing the Dynamics of Memory Studies

Bond, L., Craps, S., & Vermeulen, P. (eds)
Migration, Memory, and Diversity
November 2016

Migration, Memory, and Diversity

Germany from 1945 to the Present

Wilhelm, C. (ed)
Narratives in the Making
November 2016

Narratives in the Making

Writing the East German Past in the Democratic Present

Gallinat, A.
Transnational Struggles for Recognition
November 2016

Transnational Struggles for Recognition

New Perspectives on Civil Society since the 20th Century

Gosewinkel, D. & Rucht, D. (eds)
War Stories
November 2016

War Stories

The War Memoir in History and Literature

Dwyer, P. (ed)
Ambassadors of Realpolitik
November 2016

Ambassadors of Realpolitik

Sweden, the CSCE, and the Cold War

Makko, A.
Occupation in the East
November 2016

Occupation in the East

The Daily Lives of German Occupiers in Warsaw and Minsk, 1939-1944

Lehnstaedt, S.
Legacies of Violence
December 2016

Legacies of Violence

Rendering the Unspeakable Past in Modern Australia

Mason, R. (ed)
Xenocracy
December 2016

Xenocracy

State, Class, and Colonialism in the Ionian Islands, 1815-1864

Gekas, S.
Sensitive Pasts
December 2016

Sensitive Pasts

Questioning Heritage in Education

Boxtel, C. van, Grever, M., & Klein, S. (eds)
Microhistories of the Holocaust
December 2016

Microhistories of the Holocaust

Zalc, C. & Bruttmann, T. (eds)
Poverty and Welfare in Modern German History
December 2016

Poverty and Welfare in Modern German History

Raphael, L. (ed)
The Monumental Nation
December 2016

The Monumental Nation

Magyar Nationalism and Symbolic Politics in Fin-de-siècle Hungary

Varga, B.
International Organizations and Environmental Protection
December 2016

International Organizations and Environmental Protection

Conservation and Globalization in the Twentieth Century

Kaiser, W. & Meyer, J.-H. (eds)
Different Germans, Many Germanies
December 2016

Different Germans, Many Germanies

New Transatlantic Perspectives

Jarausch, K. H., Wenzel, H., & Goihl, K. (eds)
A Fragmented Landscape
December 2016

A Fragmented Landscape

Abortion Governance and Protest Logics in Europe

De Zordo, S., Mishtal, J., & Anton. J. (eds)
Between Blood and Gold
December 2016

Between Blood and Gold

The Debates over Compensation for Slavery in the Americas

Beauvois, F.
Governing Under Constraint
December 2016

Governing Under Constraint

Carbone, M. & Piattoni, S. (eds)
Genocide in the Ottoman Empire
February 2017

Genocide in the Ottoman Empire

Armenians, Assyrians, and Greeks, 1913-1923

Shirinian, G. N. (ed)
Reluctant Skeptic
February 2017

Reluctant Skeptic

Siegfried Kracauer and the Crises of Weimar Culture

Craver, H. T.
Metaphors of Spain
February 2017

Metaphors of Spain

Representations of Spanish National Identity in the Twentieth Century

Moreno-Luzón, J. & Núñez Seixas, X. M. (eds)
Driving Modernity
March 2017

Driving Modernity

Technology, Experts, Politics, and Fascist Motorways, 1922-1943

Moraglio, M.
The Greek Exodus from Egypt
March 2017

The Greek Exodus from Egypt

Diaspora Politics and Emigration, 1937-1962

Dalachanis, A.
Children in the Holocaust and its Aftermath
March 2017

Children in the Holocaust and its Aftermath

Historical and Psychological Studies of the Kestenberg Archive

Kangisser Cohen, S., Fogelman, E., & Ofer, D. (eds)
Hairy Hippies and Bloody Butchers
April 2017

Hairy Hippies and Bloody Butchers

The Greenpeace Anti-Whaling Campaign in Norway

Riese, J.
Sisters in Arms
April 2017

Sisters in Arms

Militant Feminisms in the Federal Republic of Germany since 1968

Karcher, K.
Evidence and Meaning
April 2017

Evidence and Meaning

A Theory of Historical Studies

Rüsen, J.
The Absent Jews
April 2017

The Absent Jews

Kurt Forstreuter and the Historiography of Medieval Prussia

Hess, C.
Labour, Unions and Politics under the North Star
April 2017

Labour, Unions and Politics under the North Star

The Nordic Countries, 1700-2000

Hilson, M., Neunsinger, S., & Vyff, I. (eds)
Let Them Not Return
April 2017

Let Them Not Return

Sayfo—The Genocide Against the Assyrian, Syriac, and Chaldean Christians in the Ottoman Empire

Gaunt, D., Atto, N., & Barthoma, S. O. (eds)
Conflict, Domination, and Violence
April 2017

Conflict, Domination, and Violence

Episodes in Mexican Social History

Illades, C.
Fascism without Borders
April 2017

Fascism without Borders

Transnational Connections and Cooperation between Movements and Regimes in Europe from 1918 to 1945

Bauerkämper, A. & Rossolińki-Liebe, G. (eds)
Archeologies of Confession
May 2017

Archeologies of Confession

Writing the German Reformation, 1517-2017

Johnson, C. L., Luebke, D. M., Plummer, M. E. & Spohnholz, J. (eds)
Ruptures in the Everyday
May 2017

Ruptures in the Everyday

Views of Modern Germany from the Ground

Bergerson, A. S. & Schmieding, L.
Between Empire and Continent
May 2017

Between Empire and Continent

British Foreign Policy before the First World War

Rose, A.
The Mirror of the Medieval
May 2017

The Mirror of the Medieval

An Anthropology of the Western Historical Imagination

Fazioli, K. P.
Daily Life in the Abyss
May 2017

Daily Life in the Abyss

Genocide Diaries, 1915-1918

Tachjian, V.
Poland Daily
May 2017

Poland Daily

Economy, Work, Consumption and Social Class in Polish Cinema

Mazierska, E.
Conceptual History in the European Space
June 2017

Conceptual History in the European Space

Steinmetz, W., Freeden, M., & Fernández Sebastián, J. (eds)
Space and Spatiality in Modern German-Jewish History
June 2017

Space and Spatiality in Modern German-Jewish History

Lässig, S. & Rürup, M. (eds)
The Women's Liberation Movement
July 2017

The Women's Liberation Movement

Impacts and Outcomes

Schulz, K. (ed)
From Eastern Bloc to European Union
July 2017

From Eastern Bloc to European Union

Comparative Processes of Transformation since 1990

Heydemann, G. & Vodicka, K. (eds)
Managing Ambiguity
July 2017

Managing Ambiguity

How Clientalism, Citizenship and Power Shapes Personhood in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Brković, Č.
Emptiness and Fullness
July 2017

Emptiness and Fullness

Ethnographies of Lack and Desire in Contemporary China

Bregnbæk, S. & Bunkenborg, M. (eds)
Cooperation and Empire
July 2017

Cooperation and Empire

Local Realities of Global Processes

Bührer, T., Eichmann, F., Förster, S. & Stuchtey, B. (eds)
Cultural Borders of Europe
July 2017

Cultural Borders of Europe

Narratives, Concepts and Practices in the Present and the Past

Andrén, M., Lindkvist, T., Söhrman, I. & Vajta, K. (eds)
European Regions and Boundaries
July 2017

European Regions and Boundaries

A Conceptual History

Mishkova, D. & Trencsényi, B. (eds)
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Aspasia

Aspasia

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

ISSN Print: 1933-2882
ISSN Online: 1933-2890
Volume 11/2017, 1 issue p.a. (March)
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Contributions to the History of Concepts

Contributions to the History of Concepts

Editors: Jani Marjanen, University of Helsinki; Jan Ifversen, University of Aahus; Margrit Pernau, Max Planck Institute for Human Development

ISSN Print: 1807-9326
ISSN Online: 1874-656X
Volume 12/2017, 2 issues p.a. (summer, winter)
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French Politics, Culture & Society

French Politics, Culture & Society

Editor: Herrick Chapman, New York University

ISSN Print: 1537-6370
ISSN Online: 1558-5271
Volume 35/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, and winter)
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German Politics and Society

German Politics and Society

Editor: Jeffrey J. Anderson, Georgetown University
Managing Editor/Book Review Editor: Eric Langenbacher, Georgetown University

ISSN Print: 1045-0300
ISSN Online: 1558-5441
Volume 35/2017, 4 issues p.a. (spring, summer, autumn, winter)
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Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

Senior Editor: Linda E. Mitchell, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Co-editor: W. Brian Newsome, Elizabethtown College

ISSN Print: 0315-7997
ISSN Online: 1939-2419
Volume 43/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

Editor: Eckhardt Fuchs, Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research

ISSN Print: 2041-6938
ISSN Online: 2041-6946
Volume 9/2017, 2 issues p.a. (spring, autumn)
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Journal of Romance Studies

Journal of Romance Studies

Interdisciplinary Research in French, Hispanic, Italian and Portuguese Cultures

General Editors: Catherine Davies and Dominic Glynn, Institute of Modern Languages Research

ISSN Print: 1473-3536
ISSN Online: 1752-2331
Volume 17/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Sibirica

Sibirica

Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies

Editor: John P. Ziker, Boise State University

ISSN Print: 1361-7362
ISSN Online: 1476-6787
Volume 16/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Transfers

Transfers

Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

Chief Editor: Gijs Mom, Eindhoven University of Technology

ISSN Print: 2045-4813
ISSN Online: 2045-4821
Volume 7/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Mobility in History

Mobility in History

The Yearbook of the International Association for the History of Transport, Traffic and Mobility

Editors: Kyle Shelton, Rice University
Christiane Katz, Aachen University
Dhan Zunino Singh, University of Quilmes
Kate McDonald, University of California, Santa Barbara

ISSN Print: 2296-0503
ISSN Online: 2050-9197
Volume 8/2017, 1 issue p.a. (Winter)
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