The Info List - Journal Of Modern History

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The Journal of Modern History
is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal covering European intellectual, political, and cultural history, published by the University of Chicago Press
University of Chicago Press
in cooperation with the Modern European History
Section of the American Historical Association.[1] The journal covers events from approximately 1500 to the present, with a geographical scope extending from the United Kingdom through the European continent, including Russia and the Balkans.


1 Editors and editorial board 2 Format and contents 3 The Chester Penn Higby Prize 4 References 5 External links

Editors and editorial board[edit] The Journal of Modern History
is coedited by John W. Boyer and Jan E. Goldstein (University of Chicago). Previous editors include Sheila Fitzpatrick, Hanna Gray, William Hardy McNeill, and Bernadotte Schmitt.[citation needed] Format and contents[edit] The journal publishes articles and book reviews. On occasion, it has published special issues focusing on specific topics. The Chester Penn Higby Prize[edit] Chester Penn Higby served on the history faculty at the University of Wisconsin–Madison from 1927 to 1956, and was one of the founders of the Journal of Modern History. Upon his retirement, several of his former students established a trust fund to provide a cash prize for the best article published in the journal. The prize is awarded during even-numbered years, and past winners have included Jan E. Goldstein, William W. Hagen, Susan Pedersen, and Heinrich August Winkler. References[edit]

^ "The Journal of Modern History". JSTOR. 2008. Retrieved 2008-05-17. 

External links[edit]

Official website 1956-2010 Higby Prize