Historical Social Research

45.2 - Military and Welfare State

Military and Welfare State: Conscription, Military Interests, and Western Welfare States in the Age of Industrialized Mass Warfare (Herbert Obinger)
  • Herbert Obinger: Conscription, the Military, and Welfare State Development: An Introduction. [abstract]
  • Nikolas Dörr, Lukas Grawe & Herbert Obinger: The Military Origins of Labor Protection Legislation in Imperial Germany. [abstract]
  • Nikolas Dörr: “As far as Numbers are concerned, we are beaten” Finis Galliae and the Nexus between Fears of Depopulation, Welfare Reform, and the Military in France during the Third Republic, 1870-1940. [abstract]
  • Delia González de Reufels: Health, Education, and General Conscription: Chilean Social Policy and the Military in the Second Half of the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Century. [abstract]
  • Lukas Grawe: The Influence of Military Considerations on the 1869 Reichsvolksschulgesetz in Imperial Austria. [abstract]
  • Klaus Petersen: The Welfare Defence: Military Security and Social Welfare in Denmark from 1848 to the Cold War. [abstract]
  • Pierluigi Pironti: Warfare to Welfare: World War I and the Development of Social Legislation in Italy. [abstract]
  • Carina Schmitt: The Warfare – Welfare Nexus in French African Colonies in the Course of the First and Second World War. [abstract]
  • Olivier Burtin: The History of Veterans’ Policy in the United States: A Comparative Overview. [abstract]
  • Hubert Knoblauch & Martina Löw: The Re-Figuration of Spaces and Refigured Modernity – Concept and Diagnosis. [abstract]
  • Cas Wouters: Have Civilising Processes Changed Direction? Informalisation, Functional Democratisation, and Globalisation.[abstract]

45.1 - Emotion, Authority, and National Character

Special Issue – Emotion, Authority, and National Character: Historical-Processual Perspectives (Helmut Kuzmics, Dieter Reicher & Jason Hughes)
  • Helmut Kuzmics, Dieter Reicher & Jason Hughes: State, Emotion, Authority, and National Habitus. State-Related Problems of Our Time and Methodological Discourses in Sociology and Historical Sociology. [abstract]
The Middle East
  • Behrouz Alikhani: Processes of the State and Habitus Formation in Iran in the 19th and early 20th Centuries: The Socio- and Psychogenesis of the Constitutional Revolution in 1906. [abstract]
  • Onur Kınlı & İrem Özgören Kınlı: Is Every Turk Born a Soldier? A Historical-Processual Analysis. [abstract]
  • Gad Yair: The Uncanny: How Cultural Trauma Trumps Reason in German Israeli Scientific Collaborations. [abstract]
East Central and Southeastern Europe
  • Nicolas Demertzis & Hara Stratoudaki: Greek Nationalism as a Case of Political Religion: Rituals and Sentimentality. [abstract]
  • Miklós Hadas: The Culture of Distrust. On the Hungarian National Habitus. [abstract]
  • Marta Bucholc: Schengen and the Rosary: Catholic Religion and the Postcolonial Syndrome in Polish National Habitus. [abstract]
Western and Central Europe
  • Lars Bo Kaspersen: The Creation of Modern Denmark – A Figurational Analysis. [abstract]
  • Dieter Reicher: Nationalistic German Gymnastic Movements and Modern Sports. Culture between Identity and Habitus. [abstract]
  • Steven Loyal & Stephen Quilley: State Formation, Habitus, and National Character: Elias, Bourdieu, Polanyi, and Gellner and the Case of Asylum Seekers in Ireland. [abstract]
  • Michael Dunning & Jason Hughes: Power, Habitus, and National Character: The Figurational Dynamics of Brexit. [abstract]
Other Regions
  • Akira Ohira: The Sociological Analysis of Ekiden, Japan’s Long-Distance Relay Road Race. [abstract]
  • Stephen Mennell: Power, Individualism, and Collective Self Perception in the USA. [abstract]

Suppl. 32 - Celebrity's Histories

Celebrity’s Histories: Case Studies & Critical Perspectives (Robert van Krieken & Nicola Vinovrški)
  • Nicola Vinovrški & Robert van Krieken: New Directions in the History of Celebrity: Case Studies and Critical Perspectives. [abstract]
  • Antoine Lilti & Alice Le Goff: On Figures Publiques: L’Invention de la Célébrité (1750-1850): Mechanisms of Celebrity and Social Esteem. [abstract]
  • Chris Rojek: The Two Bodies of Achieved Celebrity. [abstract]
  • Jennifer Holl: "The wonder of his time": Richard Tarlton and the Dynamics of Early Modern Theatrical Celebrity. [abstract]
  • Brian Cowan: Histories of Celebrity in Post-Revolutionary England. [abstract]
  • Nicola Vinovrški: Casanova: A Case Study of Celebrity in 18th Century Europe. [abstract]
  • David Worrall: Edmund Kean’s Celebrity: Assemblage Theory and the Unintended Consequences of Audience Density. [abstract]
  • Jeffrey Kahan: Bettymania and the Death of Celebrity Culture. [abstract]
  • Simon Morgan: Heroes in the Age of Celebrity: Lafayette, Kossuth, and John Bright in 19th-Century America. [abstract]
  • Neil Washbourne: W.G. Grace: Sporting Superstar, Cultural Celebrity, and Hero (to Oscar Wilde’s Villain) of the Great Public Drama of 1895. [abstract]

44.4 - Entrepreneurial Groups and Entrepreneurial Families

Special Issue – Entrepreneurial Groups and Entrepreneurial Families (Isabell Stamm, Allan Discua Cruz & Ludovic Cailluet)
Forum – Unification of Divided Systems (Woo-Young Lee & Eun-Jeung Lee)

44.3 - Islamicate Secularities in Past and Present

44.2 - Governing by Numbers

Special Issue – Governing by Numbers - Key Indicators and the Politics of Expectations (Walter Bartl, Christian Papilloud & Audrey Terracher-Lipinski)


44.1 - Markets, Organizations, and Law

Special Issue – Markets, Organizations, and Law –Perspectives of Convention Theory on Economic Practices and Structures


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