Volume 59, #2 // April 2017

About CSSH
Comparative Studies in Society and History (CSSH) is a forum for new research and interpretation concerning problems of recurrent patterning and change in human societies through time and in the contemporary world. Now in its fifty-ninth year, CSSH sets up a working alliance among specialists in all branches of the social sciences and humanities. Review articles and discussions bring readers into touch with current findings and issues.

Current Issue
Issue 59-2 features essays under the following rubrics: Land and Labor Regimes; Visual Politics; National Emotions; History And Sociology: Conditions Of Interdisciplinarity.

Volume 58, #4 // October, 2016

Editorial Foreword
It was only two decades ago that scholars across multiple disciplines announced the demise of the nation-state, both empirically as the central institutional channel of power, and heuristically as an indispensable social science variable.s ago that scholars across multiple disciplines announced the demise of the nation-state, both empirically as the central institutional channel of power, and heuristically as an indispensable social science variable.