Journal abbreviation: Journal of contemporary history

The abbreviation of the journal title "Journal of contemporary history" is "J. Contemp. Hist.". 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.
contemporaryContemp.matches the stem "contempor-"
historyHist.matches the stem "histor-"

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of contemporary history
AbbreviationJ. Contemp. Hist.
ISSN (print)0022-0094
ISSN (online)1461-7250
NLM catalog100968656

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