Journal of World History

Journal of World History

Infobox Journal
title = Journal of World History

editor = Jerry H. Bentley
discipline = history
language = English
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publisher = University of Hawaii Press
country = USA
frequency = quarterly
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LCCN = 90640778
ISSN = 1045-6007
eISSN = 1527-8050

The "Journal of World History" is a refereed scholarly journal that presents historical analysis from a global point-of-view, focusing especially on forces that cross the boundaries of cultures and civilizations, including large-scale population movements, economic fluctuations, transfers of technology, the spread of infectious diseases, long-distance trade, and the spread of religious faiths, ideas, and values.

The journal was founded by Jerry H. Bentley at the University of Hawaiokinai to serve as the official journal of the World History Association. It is published by the University of Hawaiokinai Press. Initially produced twice a year, it became a quarterly in 2003. As of 2008, it claims a print circulation of 1,400: 70% individuals, 30% institutions, 80% of whom are in North America.

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