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Exciting new open access journal
Manchester University Press is proud to present the Journal of Humanitarian Affairs - an Open Access journal hosted jointly by The Humanitarian Affairs Team at Save the Children UK, and Centre de Réflexion l'Action et les Savoirs Humanitaires MSF (Paris) and the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute at The University of Manchester. Read the first issue 'Humanitarianism and the End of the Liberal Order' now.
Human Remains & Violence
This journal is a biannual, peer-reviewed publication which draws together the different strands of academic research on the dead body and the production of human remains en masse. Volume 4: Issue 2 (Oct 2018): 'Human remains from Namibia in German collections' is now available tor read
Discover the legacy of James Baldwin
James Baldwin Review is an annual journal that brings together a wide array of peer-reviewed critical and creative work on the life, writings, and legacy of James Baldwin. In addition to these cutting-edge contributions, each issue contains a reivew of recent Baldwin scholarship and an award-winning graduate student essay. Volume 4 is available to read now.
How autism became autism
Drawing from a staggering array of primary sources, it traces autism back to its origins in the early twentieth century and explains why the idea of autism has always been controversial and why it experienced a 'metamorphosis' in the 1960s and 1970s.
Who's for bioethics?
The making of British bioethics provides the first in-depth study of how philosophers, lawyers and other 'outsiders' came to play a major role in discussing and helping to regulate issues that used to be left to doctors and scientists.