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When a work falls at the edge of our field of interest, the book review editor asks: how many of the criteria does it meet? This section journal of american history book reviews will feature unusual and surprising contributions that do not fit our usual article format. Reviews in american history is a journal of ideas that offers anyone interested in american history a way to stay current with the discipline. History, unambiguously fulfill our criteria. The journal' s book review editor may assign different weights to different criteria or follow a hunch that a book outside our usual purview deserves review. Its expanded book review section offers in- depth analysis of recent american studies scholarship to. What is the journal of african american history? Current content ( from to date) journal of american history book reviews can be accessed digitally through libraries and institutions that have subscriptions to project muse. Books of other sorts, including those considered below, we review selectively.
Single numbers of the journal are available for $ 20. The ahrseeks to review both fiction and documentary films about topics of historical interest. These reviews are published in tandem with the respective printed issue and are listed in that issue’ s table of contents. Each issue presents in- depth review essays about the latest books in american history. The ahrseeks to review important collections of documents, especially those that make previously inaccessible sources widely available. The journal publishes works by scholars from all over the world on american literature, history, institutions, politics, economics, film, journal of american history book reviews popular culture, geography and related subjects in domestic, continental, hemispheric, and global contexts. Email: copyright clearance center the southern historical association disclaims responsibility for statements made by our contributors. 00 for a retired member ( allowed only when an active member, of fifteen journal of american history book reviews years or more and retiring for age, requests a transfer to retired membership). It is a programme with both depth and breadth, ranging in subject matter from late antiquity to the present day, international in scope and embracing new approaches. Back issues ( volumes 1– 80) have been digitized and can be accessed through libraries and institutions that have subscriptions to jstor.
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See full list on historians. 00 will be made for forwarding copies returned because of an incorrect address. Notice of nonreceipt of an issue must be sent to the secretary- treasurer within sixty days following publication of the issue. Box 1892 houston, texasemail: jsh our street address for courier delivery is: journal of american history book reviews journal of southern history, ms 45 509 fondren library rice university 6100 main street houston, texasauthorization for classroom photocopying can be obtained from copyright clearance center, inc. About the journal frequency: 4 issues/ year issn: e- issn: founded in 1916 as the journal of negro history journal of american history book reviews by dr. Founded in 1977, the american book review is a nonprofit, internationally distributed publication that appears six times a year. The jah publishes articles, interchanges, states- of- the- field, and the oah' s yearly presidential address as well as reviews of books, digital journal of american history book reviews history projects, exhibits, and movies. The ahrseeks to review significant sites of public history. This might include museums, exhibits, journal of american history book reviews historical monuments or districts, national parks, theme parks, or any other physical site that presents history to a broad public. Issued quarterly ( fall, winter, spring, & journal of american history book reviews summer).
Inquiries regarding membership, subscriptions, changes of address, and orders for current and back issues of the journal of southern historyshould be directed to: southern historical association department of history university of georgia athens, georgia 30602 contributions and correspondence relating to articles, book reviews, and other editorial matters should be sent to: editor journal of southern history, ms 45 rice university p. Published by the university of chicago press on behalf. We also recognize that notions of importance across disciplines are inherently subjective and change over time. It also includes comparative topics and the study of geographic and social borderlands where people, ideas, and institutions from the united states interact with those from elsewhere.
The sheer volume of books received is one determinant in the reviewing process. Information on volume 2: from the civil war to present. About this journal. This journal presents research articles, interviews, conference reports and book reviews that contribute to the scientific study of the history and present situation of latin american religions, both in the region and among latin american minorities in other journal of american history book reviews parts of the world. Information on volume 1: from colonial foundations to the civil war. To quote eric foner in the new york times book journal of american history book reviews review, journal of american history book reviews " historians may well view it as a step forward toward a coherent new version of american history. How well does it meet them? An environmental history of the civil war judkin browning and timothy silver, university of north carolina press, chapel hill, north carolina,, 272 pages book review written by: col. Past forward: articles from the journal journal of american history book reviews of american history selects some of the best articles from the journal of american history to meet the needs of students and teachers of the u. The jah can best fulfi.