An annual, bilingual and free digital journal, antiAtlas Journal opens an editorial space dedicated to a radically transdisciplinary approach to contemporary boundaries.
The anti-Atlas of borders was launched in 2011 at the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (Aix-Marseille University) and IREMAM (CNRS / Aix Marseille University). In 2013, it was co-produced by the Ecole Supérieure d'Art (Aix-en-Provence), the PACTE laboratory (University of Grenoble Alpes-CNRS) partner of the European project EUBORDERSCAPES, Isabelle Arvers and The Company.
In 2014, it benefited from the support of the LabexMed project run by the Mediterranean House of Human Sciences of Aix-en-Provence and associated with the University of Sapienza (Rome) and the Technical University from Chemnitz (Germany) for the colloquium-exhibition The Art of Bordering at MAXXI, Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome (October 2014).
Journal of Alpine Research
The Journal of Alpine Research is a multidisciplinary Anglo-French bilingual scientific journal devoted to social, territorial and environmental issues in the mountains.
Founded in 1913 by the French geographer Raoul Blanchard, the Revue de géographie alpine has been published since 2003 simultaneously in French and English. Open since its creation to the neighboring disciplines of geography, it is specialized in the study of mountain areas. The journal publishes unpublished scientific articles on territorial and environmental issues in the Alps and mountains of Europe.
The files of the RGA are to be found here.
First published: 1913
Frequency: 4 n°/an
Pacte contacts: Dominique Baud, Sylvie Duvillard et Coralie Mounet
Backers: MSH-Alpes, IUGA, Pacte, IRSTEA, ISCAR, LabEx Item
Editorial commitee: OUI
Digital access: Persée (1913-2006)
La Revue Française des Sciences Politiques
In 2010, with the publication of its 60th volume, the Revue française de science politique inaugurated a new format designed to enable it to continue to hold its privileged position in the landscape of social and political science journals.
Of course, the journal intends to continue to "give pride of place to research work", by publishing the results of such work either in thematic or varia issues, but it also wishes to reinforce its bibliographical mission, both by setting up a team within its Editorial Board to intensify our bibliographical review policy, and by regularly publishing "Chroniques bibliographiques", providing as comprehensive a review as possible of a particular sector of political science.
Publisher: Presses de Sciences Po (P.F.N.S.P.)
ISSN online: 1950-6686
Date of creation: 1951
Periodicity: 6 n°/an
Contact Pacte: Sabine Saurugger
Reading committee: OUI
Digital access: persee.fr (numéros antérieurs)
"Recherches/territoires du politique" series
The Territoires du politique series is a scientific series in the humanities and social sciences. Its aim is to support the publication of academic works, both individual and collective, in French and English. Open to the editorial projects of French and foreign teachers, researchers and doctoral students, it aims to contribute to the circulation of international and comparative research questions and results.
The books are part of contemporary debates in the sociology of public action, the study of political behavior and representations, and the sciences of government and territory. They present the results of research or specialized seminars and workshops. For collective works, co-direction by two authors from different countries is desirable.
Publisher: La Découverte
Date of creation: 2007, last published in 2012
Pacte contact: Philippe Warin, collection director
Support: more page layout done at Pacte
L'Espace Politique is an open-access electronic journal devoted to political geography and geopolitics. Its aim is to promote understanding of political space by presenting theoretical models and conceptual tools applied at all scales (from global to local), as well as themes relevant to current events and developments in these disciplines. A tool for disseminating French and Francophone research, L'Espace Politique also publishes in English. A tool for disseminating French and Francophone research, L'Espace Politique also publishes in English, and is free of charge, contributing to the influence of Francophone researchers and the consolidation of these disciplines in the academic field.
Revue d’Anthropologie des Connaissances
The journal publishes articles from the social sciences, focusing on the study of knowledge as discourse, practice or technical device; on the conditions of its production, use, transmission and, more broadly, its mobilization by human collectives. The term "anthropology" is taken here not in its specific sense, but in the general sense of multidisciplinary investigation into practices and behaviors, representations and ideologies, professions, organizations and institutions, techniques and productions in their historical singularities.
Publisher: Société d'Anthropologie des Connaissances
Date of creation: 2007
Periodicity: 4 n° elec./year, reprinted in 1 n° paper/year
Pacte contact: Dominique Vinck (ex-Pacte), journal director
Support: No further financial support from Pacte, agreement terminated in 2015.
Editorial board: YES
Digital access: Cairn (2007-)
Revue Politique Européenne
Politique européenne is a bilingual (French/English) peer-reviewed journal which publishes thematic or varia issues covering the whole field of European studies (public policy analysis, international relations, political sociology, political theory, political anthropology...). Each issue also includes a presentation of research in progress, as well as critical or cross-readings.
The journal's ambition is to be one of the key forums in French and English for scientific controversy in the field of European Studies.
Creation date: 2000
Periodicity: 4 issues/year
Contact Pacte: Céline Belot, co-director and Sabine Saurugger, editorial board
Editorial board: YES
Digital access: Cairn (2000-)
Since 1987, the journal Quaderni has been exploring the field of communication and its essential relationship with technology and power. Communication is everywhere: in the human and natural sciences, in newspapers, in politics, in business. A new religion. As it expands its empire, communication has had to take many ideological and epistemological detours. It has only emerged as a social value in response to a fragmented society, fragmented politics and fragmented science. But does this mean we should reject communication as a whole, as an ideology? By no means. It's a question of detecting, discriminating and distinguishing between its uses.
Publisher: CREDAP / Éditions de la MSH
Creation date: 1987
Periodicity: 3 issues/year
Pacte contact: Emmanuel Taïeb, Séverine Louvel
Support: MSH Paris, Pacte
No more financial support from Pacte, agreement terminated in 2015.
Editorial board: YES
Digital access: Cairn (2008-)