Connections is an e-journal and part of the H-Soz-u-Kult, Clio-online and H-Net network. It is edited by scholars cooperating within the framework of the Centre for Area Studies at the University of Leipzig, the Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography and the Leipzig Centre for the History and Culture of East Central Europe. It is at the same time supported by a European Network in Universal and Global History (ENIUGH).

Connections is, together with the paper-based journal Comparativ. Journal of Global History and Comparative Research on Modern Societies, the official organ of the European Network in Universal and Global History ( The members of the Steering Committee of ENIUGH serve as the Advisory Board of the journal.

Nadia Al-Bagdadi, Central European University, Budapest (Hungary)

Gareth Austin, Cambridge University (UK)

Carlo Marko Belfanti, Department of Social Sciences, University of Brescia (Italy)

Stefano Belucci, University of Leiden and International Institute for Social History Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Michel Espagne, ENS, Paris (France)

Zaur Gasimov, Orient-Institut Istanbul (Turkey)

Giovanni Gozzini, University of Siena (Italy)

Regina Grafe, Departement of History, Northwestern University (USA)

Margarete Grandner, University of Vienna (Austria)

Yuval Harari, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)

Michael Harbsmeier, Roskilde University (Denmark)

Markéta Krížová, Charles University (Czech Republic)

Marcel van der Linden, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Alexander Lipkin, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow (Russia)

Barbara Lüthi, University of Cologne (Germany)

Attila Melegh, Corvinus University, Budapest (Hungary)

Matthias Middell, University of Leipzig (Germany)

Juan Carmona Pidal, Carlos III University of Madrid (Spain)

Hagen Schulz-Forberg, University of Aarhus (Denmark)

Alessandro Stanziani, EHESS/ CNRS (France)

Eric Vanhaute, University of Gent (Belgium)

Holger Weiss, Åbo Akademi University (Finland)

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