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‘Why the French Hate Doggie Bags’ – In Conversation with Janet Beizer

'Why the French Hate Doggie Bags', first published in Contemporary French Civilization, Volume 42, Issue 3-4, examines the negative publicity attached to taking home leftovers from restaurants in France, and has a rising Altmetric score of 196. We spoke to the author, Janet Beizer, to find out more about the article.  Firstly, could you tell … Continue reading

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LUP Awards for Outstanding Journal Reviewers

Liverpool University Press is delighted to announce our Inaugural Awards for Outstanding Journal Reviewers. Good peer-review is essential to uphold the quality of an academic journal, and as academics often receive no professional credit for submitting peer-reviews, it is important to recognise their valuable contribution. Carefully selected by our journal editors, these individuals have provided an … Continue reading

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Town Planning Review 91.1 Featured Article

The editors of Town Planning Review have selected ‘Institutions for housing subsidisation: the case of low-income housing in China’ by Feng Deng as the Featured Article for Town Planning Review 91.1. The paper will be free to access for a limited time here. When asked to describe the paper and highlight its importance, the author … Continue reading

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International Development Planning Review 42.1 Featured Article

The editors of International Development Planning Review have selected ‘Everyday violence and bottom-up peace building initiatives by the urban poor in Mumbai’ by Amita Bhide as the Featured Article for International Development Planning Review 42.1. The paper will be free to access for a limited time here. When asked to describe the paper and highlight … Continue reading

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Most read LUP article on Kudos

Alison Levine comments on her paper published in Contemporary French Civilization and how she used Kudos to promote her paper, which is now the most viewed Liverpool University Press article on Kudos… I’ve just discovered that my article published in Contemporary French Civilization (CFC) in 2015, ‘Film, propaganda, and politics: La France est un empire, … Continue reading