About the Journal of Cultural Economy

Journal of Cultural Economy is concerned with the role played by various forms of material cultural practice in the organisation of the economy and the social, and of the relations between them. As such it is a unique interdisciplinary forum for work on these questions from across the social sciences and humanities.

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Hidden gems: 10 Groundbreaking books that uncover the human faces of economics

Central banks, economic theory, and financial behavior are not topics that we normally associate with anthropology. Of course, many of you will have read best-sellers like...

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Bad Vibes: An Argument About the Quality of Our Values; JCE 10th Anniversary Event at EGOS

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Milton Keynes of the Mind: JCE 10th anniversary event 29 June, Milton Keynes

We are excited to announce that the JCE is co-sponsoring 'Milton Keynes of the Mind' in collaboration with the Open University Citizenship and Governance Strategic Research...

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ANNOUNCEMENT Fabian Muniesa is our new editorial board chair

The JCE is delighted to announce that Fabian Muniesa accepted our invitation to chair the editorial board from the start of 2017. Fabian has served on the board since we...

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Free Access to Review Symposium on The Provoked Economy

Journal of Cultural Economy is very pleased to be able to provide Free Access to a Review Symposium on Fabian Muniesa's recent work The Provoked Economy: Economic Reality and the Performative Turn.

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Explaining the end of the military tutelary regime and the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey

Koray Caliskan examines the dynamics behind the July 15 2016 coup attempt in Turkey. At a time when academic literature has been focusing on the dissolution of the country’s military tutelary regime, how can this military coup attempt be explained?

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alt.economy: Ethnographic Explorations of Alternative Economic Imaginaries

Taylor Nelms reflects on the JCE sponsored alt.economy workshop, the full version of which is published in the journal.

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Olivier Godechot: a classic work, in translation

Taylor Nelms introduces an exciting new piece in the journal: a translation of Olivier Godechot's classic study of finance, first published in French in the journal Politix in 2000

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Free Access reviews: 6 months in

Looking back at the first six months of the journal's new Free Access Reviews and Commentary section.

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