Journal abbreviation: South African Journal of Cultural History
The abbreviation of the journal title "South African Journal of Cultural History" is "S. Afr. J. Cult. 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.
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.
|South||S.||matches the word "South in the term South Africa"|
|African||Afr.||matches the word "Africa in the term South Africa"|
|Journal||J.||matches the word "journal"|
|of||Rule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.|
|Cultural||Cult.||matches the stem "cultur-"|
|History||Hist.||matches the stem "histor-"|
ISO 4 abbreviation is a uniform system created by the International Organization for Standardization to abbreviate journal titles in a consistent manner. It serves to facilitate effective communication and reference within the academic community.
ISO, or International Organization for Standardization, is a journal title abbreviation system for multiple fields. NLM (National Library of Medicine) abbreviations are used in biomedical sciences, while CASSI (CAS Source Index) abbreviations apply to chemistry and associated fields.
About the journal
|Full journal title||South African Journal of Cultural History|
|Abbreviation||S. Afr. J. Cult. Hist.|