Past & Present (journal)

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Past & Present  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Past Present
Discipline History
Language English
Edited by Alexandra Walsham, Matthew Hilton
Publication details
Publisher
Oxford University Press on behalf of the Past and Present Society (United Kingdom)
Publication history
1952–present
Frequency Quarterly
Impact factor
(2009)
0.226
Indexing
ISSN 0031-2746 (print)
1477-464X (web)
LCCN 65077388
OCLC no. 265436895
JSTOR 00312746
Links
  • Journal homepage

Past & Present is a British historical academic journal, which was a leading force in the development of social history. It was founded in 1952 by a combination of Marxist and non-Marxist historians. The Marxist historians included members of the Communist Party Historians Group, including E. P. Thompson, Christopher Hill, Eric Hobsbawm, Rodney Hilton, and Dona Torr.

It is published four times a year by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Past and Present Society, a British historical membership association and registered charity.[1]

The society also publishes a book series (Past and Present Publications), and sponsors occasional conferences and appoints postdoctoral fellows.

See also

References

  1. ^ Charity Commission. The Past and Present Society , registered charity no. 802281. 

Further reading

External links

  • Official website
  • Past and Present society homepage
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