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The Men with Broken Faces reviewed in today’s TLS

‘There is perhaps no starker symbol of the monstrous brutality of modern warfare than the sight of a veteran with his face blown off …’ Read an excerpt from the review of Marjorie Gehrhardt’s book The Men with Broken Faces: Gueules Cassées of the First World War in the 22 July 2016 issue of the … Continue reading

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New book series: Sociología política para los desafíos del siglo XXI: pensar la política y la sociedad desde el sur

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the new book series Sociología política para los desafíos del siglo XXI: pensar la política y la sociedad desde el sur Series Editors: Karina Ansolabehere and Daniel Vásquez La colección busca analizar problemas contemporáneos del sur global desde una perspectiva de sociología política original conceptualmente y rigurosa metodológicamente. … Continue reading

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New book series: Exiles and Transterrados: Exile in the Twentieth-Century Hispanic World

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the new series Exiles and Transterrados: Exile in the Twentieth-Century Hispanic World Series Editors: César Andrés Núñez and José Ramón López Garcia Philosopher José Gaos coined the neologism transterrado to describe his life as an exile in Mexico. This series investigates the experience of Spanish Civil War exiles … Continue reading

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New book series: Estudios culturales críticos con perspectiva latinoamericana

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the launch of the new book series Estudios culturales críticos con perspectiva latinoamericana Series Editor: Alejandro Kaufman Estudios culturales críticos con perspectiva latinoamericana es una nueva serie que presenta temas e indagaciones con referencia a teorías culturales críticas situadas. Estas teorías han sido largamente objeto de recepción en América … Continue reading

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New book series: Brazilian Studies

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the launch of the new book series Brazilian Studies Series Editor: João Cezar de Castro Rocha This book series aims to bring together two cultural traditions that shaped Brazil as an ‘imagined community’, to recall Benedict Anderson’s concept. On the one hand, the so-called pensamento social brasileiro, founded … Continue reading

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New book series: Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the launch of the new book series Latin American Literary and Cultural Studies Series Editor: João Cezar de Castro Rocha Andreas Huyssen´s groundbreaking book After the Great Divide refers to the seemingly insurmountable distance between ‘high art’ and ‘mass culture’. While this rigid distinction was instrumental for the … Continue reading

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New series: Studies in the British Mesolithic and Neolithic

We welcome proposals for the book series: Studies in the British Mesolithic and Neolithic Edited by Graeme Davis and David Jacques Studies in the British Mesolithic and Neolithic presents the results of fieldwork and excavation as well as works of interpretation from all perspectives on the British Neolithic revolution. Archaeological methodology is augmented where appropriate … Continue reading

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2016 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Education Studies

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the 2016 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Education Studies. Proposals are invited from early career scholars ­for academic monographs in the area of Education Studies to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. The winner of the competition will receive a contract to publish the volume in … Continue reading

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Vacancy: Editorial Assistant

An exciting new opening is available for a full-time Editorial Assistant in our busy Oxford office. We are seeking an enthusiastic, well-organised and detail-oriented candidate to support our Commissioning Editors and Publishing Director. The ideal candidate will be a native English speaker and have experience in academic copy-editing in English. Fluency in another language (French, … Continue reading

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2016 Women in German Studies Book Prize

The invitation to submit a proposal for the 2016 Women in German Studies Book Prize, sponsored by Peter Lang, has been announced today on the Women in German Studies blog. The Women in German Studies Book Prize (for first books) was established in 2015. Sally-Ann Spencer (Victoria University of Wellington) was the inaugural winner. Her … Continue reading

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