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Journals of the Century

Journals of the Century

by Jim Cole, Tony Stankus
     
 

ISBN-10: 0789011336

ISBN-13: 9780789011336

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A science librarian at the College of the Holy Cross explains the Journals of the Century Project's mission of having subject expert librarians offer their views on the most influential journals in their respective fields over the past 100 years. The 21 chapters are organized by clusters on: the helping professions; music, museums, and Methodists; business and law;

Overview

A science librarian at the College of the Holy Cross explains the Journals of the Century Project's mission of having subject expert librarians offer their views on the most influential journals in their respective fields over the past 100 years. The 21 chapters are organized by clusters on: the helping professions; music, museums, and Methodists; business and law; war and peace; physical sciences and engineering; and life, health, and agriculture. Each cluster includes an introduction and brief essays on key journals in that area. Indexed by journal title and subject. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789011336
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
ILLUSTRATE
Pages:
510
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

About the Editorviii
Contributorsix
Acknowledgmentsxv
Introduction to the Journals of the Century Project1
Cluster IThe Helping Professions5
Chapter 1.Journals of the Century in Social Work9
Chapter 2.Journals of the Century in Education19
Chapter 3.Journals of the Century in Psychology29
Chapter 4.Journals of the Century in Sociology45
Chapter 5.Journals of the Century in Library and Information Science57
Cluster IIMusic, Museums, and Methodists77
Chapter 6.Journals of the Century in Music81
Chapter 7.Journals of the Century in the Visual Arts115
Chapter 8.Journals of the Century in Anthropology and Archaeology141
Chapter 9.Journals of the Century in Philosophy151
Chapter 10.Journals of the Century in the American Religious Experience173
Cluster IIIBusiness and Law189
Chapter 11.Journals of the Century in Business and Economics193
Chapter 12.Journals of the Century in Law221
Cluster IVWar and Peace241
Chapter 13.Journals of the Century in Modern History243
Chapter 14.Journals of the Century in Political Science and International Relations271
Chapter 15.Journals of the Century in Military Affairs289
Cluster VPhysical Sciences and Engineering321
Chapter 16.Journals of the Century in the Basic Sciences, Part I: Mathematics and the Physical Sciences325
Chapter 17.Journals of the Century in Engineering and Computer Science373
Cluster VILife, Health, and Agriculture389
Chapter 18.Journals of the Century in the Basic Sciences, Part II: Life Sciences391
Chapter 19.Journals of the Century in Medicine and Surgery413
Chapter 20.Journals of the Century in Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, and Nutrition427
Chapter 21.Journals of the Century in Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine443
Index of Journal Titles459
Subject Index493

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