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Editorial board: Cristina Del Biaggio, Olivier Graefe, Hanna Hilbrandt, Martin Hoelzle, Myriam Houssay-Holzschuch, Benedikt Korf, Nadine Marquardt & Emmanuel Reynard

Geographica Helvetica, the Swiss journal of geography, publishes contributions in all fields of geography as well as in related neighbouring disciplines. It is a multi-lingual journal, accepting articles in the three main Swiss languages, German, French, and Italian, as well as in English. It invites theoretical as well as empirical contributions. The journal welcomes contributions that specifically deal with empirical questions relating to Switzerland.

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24 Sep 2021 GH-Journal Lecture mit Camilla Hawthorne: "Black Mediterranean Geographies" bei der GeoWoche

Am 05.10.2021 um 19 Uhr veranstaltet die Geographica Helvetica im Rahmen der GeoWoche eine Journal Lecture mit Camilla Hawthorne zu "Black Mediterranean Geographies". Interessierte sind herzlich eingeladen, an der Veranstaltung teilzunehmen, das Abstract zu lesen und sich bei Interesse für die GeoWoche anmelden, um den Zoom-Zugang zu erhalten.

24 Sep 2021 GH-Journal Lecture mit Camilla Hawthorne: "Black Mediterranean Geographies" bei der GeoWoche

Am 05.10.2021 um 19 Uhr veranstaltet die Geographica Helvetica im Rahmen der GeoWoche eine Journal Lecture mit Camilla Hawthorne zu "Black Mediterranean Geographies". Interessierte sind herzlich eingeladen, an der Veranstaltung teilzunehmen, das Abstract zu lesen und sich bei Interesse für die GeoWoche anmelden, um den Zoom-Zugang zu erhalten.

25 Mar 2021 We welcome a new editor

Geographica Helvetica is delighted to welcome Hanna Hilbrandt as a new editor on the team. The appointment will bring new expertise in urban, social, and cultural geography to the journal. Please find more information on Hanna's work here.

25 Mar 2021 We welcome a new editor

Geographica Helvetica is delighted to welcome Hanna Hilbrandt as a new editor on the team. The appointment will bring new expertise in urban, social, and cultural geography to the journal. Please find more information on Hanna's work here.

25 Mar 2021 Theme issue of Geographica Helvetica – call for papers: "Development in action: development geography meets science and technology studies"

With this call for papers we seek to initiate an empirically based discussion on the opportunities and possible pitfalls of a development geography being in close conversation with science and technology studies. Emphasizing that development can only be understood in its respective manufacturing processes, we invite contributions that examine development geographies "in action" and provide answers to some important questions. Read more.

25 Mar 2021 Theme issue of Geographica Helvetica – call for papers: "Development in action: development geography meets science and technology studies"

With this call for papers we seek to initiate an empirically based discussion on the opportunities and possible pitfalls of a development geography being in close conversation with science and technology studies. Emphasizing that development can only be understood in its respective manufacturing processes, we invite contributions that examine development geographies "in action" and provide answers to some important questions. Read more.

Recent articles
01 Dec 2021
Territorial justice and equity criteria – spatial planning in Ticino
Mosè Cometta
Geogr. Helv., 76, 459–469, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-459-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-459-2021, 2021
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30 Nov 2021
Book review: Gute Sorge ohne gute Arbeit? Live-in-Care in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz
Karin Pape
Geogr. Helv., 76, 455–457, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-455-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-455-2021, 2021
23 Nov 2021
Zusammenhalts-Regionen – zur Theorie der Weltgesellschaft in der Sozialgeographie
Peter Dirksmeier and Angelina Göb
Geogr. Helv., 76, 449–454, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-449-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-449-2021, 2021
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17 Nov 2021
Detention Centers als vernetzte Räume des Einschlusses? Eine gouvernementalitätstheoretische Perspektiverweiterung am Beispiel Lesvos
Tobias Breuckmann
Geogr. Helv., 76, 437–448, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-437-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-437-2021, 2021
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17 Nov 2021
Anerkennung und ontologische (Un-)Sicherheit von migrantischen Care-Arbeiterinnen in Singapur: Zur Bedeutung von Sichtbarkeit und Zugehörigkeit
Janina Dobrusskin and Ilse Helbrecht
Geogr. Helv., 76, 425–436, https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-425-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/gh-76-425-2021, 2021
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