The essays in this issue are grouped under the following rubrics: Islam and Masculinity; Hijacking the Human; Sentimental States; Inequality in Piketty
CSSH joins all of Anthropology in mourning the loss of Marshall Sahlins (1930-2021). He wrote one of our mostly widely cited articles, “Poor Man, Rich Man, Big-man, Chief: Political Types in Melanesia and Polynesia,” which we are making available gratis in his memory. He was a big man and a chief among CSSH authors. We…
This month, CSSH celebrates the recent accomplishments of our editors, Geneviève Zubrzycki and Paul Christopher Johnson!
The essays in this issue are grouped under the following rubrics: Empire and Ethnicity; Subterranean Politics: Soil and Coal; Tea Leaves; and Embodied Reading.
Meet the authors of the 63-2 issue, April 2021.
Ali Sipahi describes how the Gezi Park protests of 2013 transformed his thinking about the 1985 massacres of Armenians in Harput, Turkey, analyzed in his recent CSSH essay, “Deception and Violence in the Ottoman Empire: The People’s Theory of Crowd Behavior during the Hamidian Massacres of 1895.”
CSSH authors Stacey Hynd and Myles Osborne discuss their research on local insurgencies, global cultures of resistance, and anti-colonial youth politics in the 1950s.
The essays in this issue are grouped under the following rubrics: “Big Men” Pasts; Making Human Kinds in Africa and China; Mapping Social Geography; and Religious Conversion at the Frontier.
Meet the authors of the 63-1 issue, January 2021.
CSSH recognizes the newest publications of its authors Andrew Bickford and Krishan Kumar.
Jatin Dua discusses his 2020 Jack Goody Award-winning essay, “Hijacked: Piracy and Economies of Protection in the Western Indian Ocean,” with CSSH.