Joshua Hagen, Ph.D.

Joshua Hagen, Ph.D.

Former Professor and Chair

Teaching Interests:
Dr. Hagen taught a variety of courses at Marshall from 2003-2016, including Human Geography, Geography of Europe, Geography of Russia, Political Geography, Population Geography, World Regional Geography, and First Year Seminar.

Research Interests:
His extensive research earned him Marshall University’s Distinguished Artists and Scholars Award, Senior Faculty in Arts, Business, Education, Humanities, and Social Sciences for 2013-2014.

Books

  • Hagen, Joshua, Dictating the Past: Place and Memory in Nazi Germany (New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming).
  • Hagen, Joshua, and Robert C. Ostergren, Building Nazi Germany: Place, Space, Architecture, and Ideology (Lanham, MD.: Rowman & Littlefield, forthcoming).
  • Diener, Alexander C., and Hagen, Joshua, Borders: A Very Short Introduction (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012). Japanese translation with a new forward: 境界から世界を見る――ボーダースタディーズ入, trans. by Fuminori Kawakubo (Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten Publishers, 2015).
  • Hagen, Joshua, Preservation, Tourism and Nationalism: The Jewel of the German Past. (Burlington, VT.: Ashgate, 2006).

Edited Volumes

  • Diener, Alexander C., and Joshua Hagen, eds., Urban Space, Place, and National Identity (Lanham, MD.: Rowman & Littlefield, forthcoming).
  • Diener, Alexander C., and Joshua Hagen, eds., From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities: Cultural Politics of Architecture, Urban Planning, and Identity in Eurasia (London: Routledge, 2015); reprint of special issue Alexander C. Diener and Joshua Hagen, eds., “From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities: Narrating the Nation through Urban Space,” Nationalities Papers, 41:4 (2013).
  • Diener, Alexander C., and Joshua Hagen, eds., Borderlines and Borderlands: Political Oddities at the Edge of the Nation-State (Lanham, MD.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2010).

Selected Book Chapters

  • Hagen, Joshua, “Places of Memory and Memories of Places in Nazi Germany,” in Memory, Place and Identity: Commemoration and Remembrance of War and Conflict, eds. Danielle Drozdzewski, Sarah De Nardi, and Emma Waterton (Lanham, MD.: Rowman & Littlefield, in press).
  • Hagen, Joshua, “Social Engineering, National Demography, and Political Economy in Nazi Germany: Gottfried Feder and His New Town Concept,” in Hitler’s Geographies, eds. Claudio Minca and Paolo Giaccaria (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, in press).
  • Hagen, Joshua, “Wie Rothenburg das Kleinod der deutschen Vergangenheit geworden ist,” in Rothenburg ob der Tauber: Geschichte der Stadt und ihres Umlandes, eds. Horst F. Rupp and Karl Borchardt (Darmstadt: Theiss, 2016), 559-576.

Selected Journal Articles

  • Hagen, Joshua, “Shaping Public Opinion through Architecture and Urban Design: Perspectives on Ludwig I and His Building Program for a ‘New Munich’,” Central European History 48, no. 1 (2015): 4-30.
  • Diener, Alexander C., and Joshua Hagen, “From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities: Narrating the Nation through Urban Space,” Nationalities Papers, 41, no. 4 (2013): 487-514; reprinted in Diener, Alexander C., and Hagen, Joshua, eds. (2014) From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities: Cultural Politics of Architecture, Urban Planning, and Identity in Eurasia. Routledge: London, 1-28.
  • Diener, Alexander C., and Joshua Hagen, “City of Felt and Concrete: Negotiating Cultural Hybridity in Mongolia’s Capital of Ulaanbaatar,” Nationalities Papers 41, no. 4 (2013): 622-650; reprinted in Hagen, Joshua, and Alexander C. Diener, eds. (2014) From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities: Cultural Politics of Architecture, Urban Planning, and Identity in Eurasia. Routledge: London, 136-164.
  • Diener, Alexander C., and Joshua Hagen, “Geopolitics of the Kaliningrad Exclave and Enclave: Russian and EU Perspectives,” Eurasian Geography and Economics 52, no. 4 (2011): 567-592.
  • Hagen, Joshua, “‘Pork’ Spending, Place Names, and Political Stature in West Virginia,” Southeastern Geographer 47, no. 2 (2007): 341-364.