Devoted to historical analysis from a global point of view, the Journal of World History features a range of comparative and cross-cultural scholarship and encourages research on forces that work their influences across cultures and civilizations. Themes examined include large-scale population movements and economic fluctuations; cross-cultural transfers of technology; the spread of infectious diseases; long-distance trade; and the spread of religious faiths, ideas, and ideals. Individual subscription is by membership in the World History Association.
Book series: Perspectives on the Global Past
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Founding Editor: Jerry H. Bentley (1949-2012), Dept. of History, University of Hawai‘i, 2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822-2383, USA
Associate Editors: Matthew P. Romaniello and Theodore Jun Yoo, Dept. of History, University of Hawai‘i
Review Editor: Theodore Jun Yoo, Dept. of History, University of Hawai‘i
Production Editor: Cindy Chun, UH Press
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Articles appearing in Journal of World History are indexed and/or abstracted in: Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Current Contents, Current Index to Journals in Education, Geo Abstracts, GEOBASE, Historical Abstracts, International Bibliography of Book Reviews, International Bibliography of Periodical Literature, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, International Current Awareness Services, International Development Abstracts, Research Alert, Sociological Abstracts
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