Redescriptions: Political Thought, Conceptual History and Feminist Theory
Editors in Chief: Kari Palonen and Tuija Pulkkinen
ISSN: 2308-0906 (Print)
ISSN: 2308-0914 (Online)
Frequency: Biannual (Spring and Autumn)
Redescriptions: Political Thought, Conceptual History and Feminist Theory is an international refereed journal which publishes contributions on the transdisciplinary study of concepts. In classical rhetoric redescription refers to a rhetorical move that alters the use of a concept in one respect or another. The journal Redescriptions draws attention to conceptual moves within political theory, conceptual history and feminist thought, and highlights political agency within these moves. Political and feminist thought in various forms, whether in philosophical, historical or contemporary terms is published by the journal. Unique in its focus in political and conceptual contingency, Redescriptions began its life as Finnish Yearbook of Political Thought in 1997; it was renamed as Redescriptions in 2003, and since 2014 the journal has been published by Manchester University Press. Redescriptions welcomes original scholarly contributions on any aspect of political and feminist thought no matter what the academic discipline of the author. In particular, we welcome papers which take the changing and contested character of concepts seriously.
Editors in Chief
Kari Palonen, Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Tuija Pulkkinen, Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies, Gender Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland
Hubertus Buchstein, Department of Political Science, University of Greifswald, Germany
Anna Elomäki, Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies, Gender Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland
Paul-Erik Korvela, Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Moya Lloyd, Department of Politics, History and International Relations, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK
Kari Saastamoinen, Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies / History, University of Helsinki, Finland
Marika Laakko, Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy, University of Jyväskylä, Finland. +358 40 8202215
Wendy Brown, University of California Berkeley
Adriana Cavarero, Università di Verona
Penelope Deutscher, Nortwestern University
Lisa Disch, University of Michigan
Pasi Ihalainen, University of Jyväskylä
Mikhail Ilyin, Higher School of Economics, Moscow
Anna Jonasdottir, Örebro Universitet
Marcus Llanque, Universität Augsburg
Wolf-Dieter Narr, Freie Universität Berlin
Carole Pateman, University of California Los Angeles
Markku Peltonen, University of Helsinki
Melvin Richter, Hunter College, CUNY
Pierre Rosanvallon, Collège de France
José María Rosales, University of Málaga
Joan W. Scott, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Ludwig Siep, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Quentin Skinner, Queen Mary University of London
Patricia Springborg, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Willibald Steinmetz, Universität Bielefeld
Márton Szabó, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Bo Stråth, University of Helsinki
Nadia Urbinati, Columbia University
Björn Wittrock, Swedish Collegium for the Advanced Study in the Social Sciences
Notes for Contributors
Please email manuscripts to the Editors, Kari Palonen and Tuija Pulkkinen. Books for review should be sent to:
Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy
FI-40014 University of Jyväskylä
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