Journals of the Century

Journals of the Century

by Jim Cole, Tony Stankus
     
 

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;… See more details below

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

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