Journal abbreviation: Journal of African studies

The abbreviation of the journal title "Journal of African studies" is "J. Afr. Stud.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
JournalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
AfricanAfr.matches the stem "Africa-"
studiesStud.matches the word "studies"

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of African studies
AbbreviationJ. Afr. Stud.
ISSN (print)0095-4993
NLM catalog100968490

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