Journal abbreviation: Journal of West African history

The abbreviation of the journal title "Journal of West African history" is "J. West Afr. 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 derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
JournalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
WestWestNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
AfricanAfr.matches the stem "Africa-"
historyHist.matches the stem "histor-"

About the journal

Full journal titleJournal of West African history
AbbreviationJ. West Afr. Hist.
ISSN (print)2327-1868
ISSN (online)2327-1876

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