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Dr. Bianca Matzek

Head Of Editorial And Global Publishing Director, Switzerland, Germany, Belgium

Dr. Hermann Ühlein

Senior Acquisitions Editor (History / Politics / Theology)

Dr. Laurel Plapp

Senior Commissioning Editor

Lucy Melville

Head Of Editorial And Global Publishing Director, Anglo-US

Michael Gibson

Senior Acquisitions Editor

Dr. Phil Dunshea

Acquisitions Editor (Area Studies: Humanities)

Tony Mason

Senior Commissioning Editor (Ireland)


Deputy Managing Director and Senior Commissioning Editor

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