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Velvet Retro
February 2020

Velvet Retro

Postsocialist Nostalgia and the Politics of Heroism in Czech Popular Culture

Pehe, V.
Colonial Seeds in African Soil
February 2020

Colonial Seeds in African Soil

A Critical History of Forest Conservation in Sierra Leone

Munro, P.
Beyond Posthumanism
February 2020

Beyond Posthumanism

The German Humanist Tradition and the Future of the Humanities

Mathäs, A.
A U-Turn to the Future
February 2020

A U-Turn to the Future

Sustainable Urban Mobility since 1850

Emanuel, M., Schipper. F., & Oldenziel, R. (eds)
Comrades in Arms
February 2020

Comrades in Arms

Military Masculinities in East German Culture

Smith, T.
Postwar Soldiers
March 2020

Postwar Soldiers

Historical Controversies and West German Democratization, 1945–1955

Echternkamp, J.
Not Even Past
March 2020

Not Even Past

How the United States Ends Wars

Fitzgerald, D., Ryan, D., & Thompson, J. M. (eds)
Friendship without Borders
March 2020

Friendship without Borders

Women's Stories of Power, Politics, and Everyday Life across East and West Germany

Leask, P.
Empty Signs, Historical Imaginaries
March 2020

Empty Signs, Historical Imaginaries

The Entangled Nationalization of Names and Naming in a Late Habsburg Borderland

Berecz, Á.
Rethinking the Age of Emancipation
March 2020

Rethinking the Age of Emancipation

Comparative and Transnational Perspectives on Gender, Family, and Religion in Italy and Germany, 1800–1918

Baumeister, M., Lenhard, P., & Nattermann, R. (eds)
A Dramatic Reinvention
April 2020

A Dramatic Reinvention

German Television and Moral Renewal after National Socialism, 1956–1970

Anderson, S.
Permeable Borders
April 2020

Permeable Borders

History, Theory, Policy, and Practice in the United States

Otto, P. & Berthier-Foglar, S. (eds)
Resettlers and Survivors
April 2020

Resettlers and Survivors

Bukovina and the Politics of Belonging in West Germany and Israel, 1945–1989

Fisher, G.
Protest, Youth and Precariousness
April 2020

Protest, Youth and Precariousness

The Unfinished Fight against Austerity in Portugal

Carmo, R. M. & Vasconcelos Simões, J. A. (eds)
Revisiting Austria
April 2020

Revisiting Austria

Tourism, Space, and National Identity, 1945 to the Present

Graml, G.
Bureaucracy, Work and Violence
May 2020

Bureaucracy, Work and Violence

The Reich Ministry of Labour in Nazi Germany, 1933–1945

Nützenadel, A. (ed)
On the Edges of Whiteness
May 2020

On the Edges of Whiteness

Polish Refugees in British Colonial Africa during and after the Second World War

Lingelbach, J.
The Candle and the Guillotine
May 2020

The Candle and the Guillotine

Revolution and Justice in Lyon, 1789–93

Johnson, J. P.
Can Academics Change the World?
May 2020

Can Academics Change the World?

An Israeli Anthropologist's Testimony on the Rise and Fall of a Protest Movement on Campus

Shokeid, M.
Timber, Sail, and Rail
June 2020

Timber, Sail, and Rail

An Archaeology of Industry, Immigration, and the Loma Prieta Mill

Meniketti, M.
Ours Once More
June 2020

Ours Once More

Folklore, Ideology, and the Making of Modern Greece

Herzfeld, M.
Voices on War and Genocide
June 2020

Voices on War and Genocide

Three Accounts of the World Wars in a Galician Town

Bartov, O. (ed)
Don't Need No Thought Control
June 2020

Don't Need No Thought Control

Western Culture in East Germany and the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Horten, G.
Conservation’s Roots
June 2020

Conservation’s Roots

Managing for Sustainability in Preindustrial Europe, 1100–1800

Dowling, A. P. & Keyser, R. (eds)
Resisting Persecution
June 2020

Resisting Persecution

Jews and Their Petitions during the Holocaust

Pegelow Kaplan, T. & Gruner, W. (eds)
Working in Greece and Turkey
July 2020

Working in Greece and Turkey

A Comparative Labour History from Empires to Nation-States, 1840–1940

Papastefanaki, L. & Kabadayı, M. E. (eds)
Blurring Timescapes, Subverting Erasure
July 2020

Blurring Timescapes, Subverting Erasure

Remembering Ghosts on the Margins of History

Surface-Evans, S., Garrison, A. E. & Supernant, K. (eds)
Modern Lusts
July 2020

Modern Lusts

Ernest Borneman: Jazz Critic, Filmmaker, Sexologist

Siegfried, D.
Agency in Transnational Memory Politics
July 2020

Agency in Transnational Memory Politics

Wüstenberg, J. & Sierp, A. (eds)
Antisemitism in Galicia
August 2020

Antisemitism in Galicia

Agitation, Politics, and Violence against Jews in the Late Habsburg Monarchy

Buchen, T.
Collective and State Violence in Turkey
August 2020

Collective and State Violence in Turkey

The Construction of a National Identity from Empire to Nation-State

Astourian, S. & Kévorkian, R. (eds)
Globalizing Automobilism
August 2020

Globalizing Automobilism

Exuberance and the Emergence of Layered Mobility, 1900–1980

Mom, G.
Imperial Culture and Colonial Projects
August 2020

Imperial Culture and Colonial Projects

The Portuguese-Speaking World from the Fifteenth to the Eighteenth Centuries

Curto, D. R.
Financialization
August 2020

Financialization

Relational Approaches

Hann, C. & Kalb, D. (eds)
The Paradoxical Republic
September 2020

The Paradoxical Republic

Austria 1945–2020

Rathkolb, O.
Reconciliation Road
September 2020

Reconciliation Road

Willy Brandt, Ostpolitik and the Quest for European Peace

Schoenborn, B.
Estates and Constitution
September 2020

Estates and Constitution

The Parliament in Eighteenth-Century Hungary

Szijártó, I. M.
Sounds German
October 2020

Sounds German

Popular Music in Postwar Germany at the Crossroads of the National and Transnational

Fulk, K. A. (ed)
Captives, Colonists and Craftspeople
October 2020

Captives, Colonists and Craftspeople

Material Culture and Institutional Power in Malta, 1600–1900

Palmer, R.
Politics of the Dunes
November 2020

Politics of the Dunes

Poetry, Architecture, and Coloniality at the Open City

Woods, M.
Rethinking Jewishness in Weimar Cinema
November 2020

Rethinking Jewishness in Weimar Cinema

Hales, B. & Weinstein, V. (eds)
Writing the Great War
November 2020

Writing the Great War

The Historiography of World War I from 1918 to the Present

Cornelissen, C. & Weinrich, A. (eds)
The Meanings of a Disaster
December 2020

The Meanings of a Disaster

Chernobyl and Its Afterlives in Britain and France

Kalmbach, K.
The Politics of Personal Information
December 2020

The Politics of Personal Information

Surveillance, Privacy, and Power in West Germany

Frohman, L.
Recognizing the Past in the Present
December 2020

Recognizing the Past in the Present

New Studies on Medicine before, during, and after the Holocaust

Hildebrandt, S., Offer, M., & Grodin, M. A. (eds)
Commerce as Politics
December 2020

Commerce as Politics

The Struggle for Basotho Independence

Maliege, S. M.
Risk on the Table
January 2021

Risk on the Table

Food Production, Health, and the Environment

Creager, A. N. H. & Gaudilière, J.-P. (eds)
After Auschwitz
January 2021

After Auschwitz

The Difficult Legacies of the GDR

Heitzer, E., Jander, M., Kahane, A., & Poutrus, P. G. (eds)
In the Shadow of the Great War
January 2021

In the Shadow of the Great War

Physical Violence in East-Central Europe, 1917–1923

Böhler, J., Konrád, O., Kučera, R. (eds)
Imagining Bosnian Muslims in Central Europe
January 2021

Imagining Bosnian Muslims in Central Europe

Representations, Transfers and Exchanges

Šístek, F. (ed)
Political Graffiti in Critical Times
February 2021

Political Graffiti in Critical Times

The Aesthetics of Street Politics

Campos, R., Pavoni, A., & Zaimakis, Y. (eds)
On the Death of Jews
February 2021

On the Death of Jews

Photographs—Latvia, 1941

Fresco, N.
South Africa's Dream of Empire
February 2021

South Africa's Dream of Empire

Ethnologists and Apartheid in Namibia

Gordon, R. J.
Nordic War Stories
February 2021

Nordic War Stories

World War II as History, Fiction, Media, and Memory

Stecher, M. T.
Four-Color Communism
February 2021

Four-Color Communism

Comic Books and Contested Power in the German Democratic Republic

Eedy, S.
At the Edge of the Wall
February 2021

At the Edge of the Wall

Public and Private Spheres in Divided Berlin

Hochmuth, H.
More than Mere Spectacle
February 2021

More than Mere Spectacle

Coronations and Inaugurations in the Habsburg Monarchy during the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Van Gelder, K.
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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 13/2019, 1 issue p.a. (spring)
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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 14/2019, 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 37/2019, 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 37/2019, 4 issues p.a. (spring, summer, autumn, winter)
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Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

Historical Reflections/Réflexions Historiques

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

ISSN Print: 0315-7997
ISSN Online: 1939-2419
Volume 45/2019, 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 11/2019, 2 issues p.a. (spring, autumn)
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Sibirica

Sibirica

Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies

Editor: Matthew Romaniello, University of Hawaii

ISSN Print: 1361-7362
ISSN Online: 1476-6787
Volume 18/2019, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Transfers

Transfers

Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies

Editor: Dagmar Schfer, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

ISSN Print: 2045-4813
ISSN Online: 2045-4821
Volume 9/2019, 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
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