Renaissance studies

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : backfile: RENAISSANCE STUDIES

From the Wiley Online website for the journal:

Renaissance Studies is a multi-disciplinary journal which publishes articles and editions of documents on all aspects of Renaissance history and culture. The articles range over the history, art, architecture, religion, literature, and languages of Europe during the period. Editions of important documents appear in their original languages, with introduction, textual apparatus, notes and (occasionally) translations of the documents and sources into English. The journal also contains a substantial book reviews section and often illustrated reviews of major exhibitions worldwide. “

Backfile now available to the University of Cambridge electronically – in addition to the current content already available – from volume 1 (1987) to volume 10 (1996).

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Families, Relationships and Societies

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : families, relationships and societies.

From the IngentaConnect website for the journal:

Families, Relationships and Societies (FRS) is a social science journal designed to advance scholarship and debate in the growing field of families and relationships across the life course. It explores family life, relationships and generational issues from interdisciplinary, social science perspectives, whilst maintaining a solid grounding in sociological theory and methods and a strong policy and practice focus.”

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from volume 1 (2012) to present.

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London Journal

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : London Journal: A Review of Metropolitan Society Past and Present

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From the Maney website for the journal:

“The scope of The London Journal is broad, embracing all aspects of metropolitan society past and present, including comparative studies. The Journal is multi-disciplinary and is intended to interest all concerned with the understanding and enrichment of London and Londoners: historians, geographers, economists, sociologists, social workers, political scientists, planners, educationalist, archaeologists, conservationists, architects, and all those taking an interest in the fine and performing arts, the natural environment and in commentaries on metropolitan life in fiction as in fact.”

The most recent issue (volume 38, issue 3, November 2013) is a special issue marking the 150th anniversary of the opening of the Metropolitan Railway within the wider metropolitan context of the London Underground network as a whole.

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from volume 1 (1975) to present.

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Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies

New on ejournals@cambridge A-Z : Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies

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The journal of the British Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies.

From the Wiley Online LIbrary page for the journal:

“… a meeting-place for the many academic disciplines that make up a period study: among others History, Literature, Science, Economics, Fine Art, Music, Religion, Geography and Popular Culture. Special notice is taken of research that explores links between the disciplines, and which helps to develop cross-disciplinary fields of enquiry.”

The journal focuses on the long 18th century (1675-1825) and aims to provide research on global subjects, although articles in the past have mainly covered Western Europe and North America.

Now available to the University of Cambridge electronically from volume A1 (1972) to present (volumes for 1972-1977 are numbered A1-A13, 1978 is numbered 1).

Previously published under the title British Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies.

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