The Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth welcomes submissions of original article length manuscripts devoted to the historical experiences of children and young people without geographic or chronological limitations. All articles selected as appropriate will be anonymously peer-reviewed by experts in the author's field of study. The journal does not accept material that has been previously published or is under consideration for publication elsewhere. Manuscripts should be submitted in English with American usage and spelling.
The Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth includes reviews of recent books published in the field. If you are interested in having your books reviewed in the journal please send copies to the address above.
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The Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth publishes original essays of approximately 8,000 words. Simultaneous submissions are not accepted. We do an initial in-house screening of all essays. If we decide not to send an essay out for external review, it will be rejected within a month. Essays not rejected after in-house review are sent out to two external readers using the double-blind review system. After external review, essays are either 1) accepted, 2) accepted contingent on revision, or 3) classed as “revise and resubmit.” This review takes around 8–10 weeks. If accepted contingent on revision, the author must address concerns of the external reports and send us a revised essay, also explaining how the revised version has answered the readers’ critiques. A decision on these essays is then made in house, usually within a week or two of receiving the revised version. Authors who are invited to revise and resubmit must also explain how they’ve addressed the readers’ concerns. We send the revised and resubmitted essay out again for external review (often to one or both of the original readers). This may take another 6–9 weeks.
Linda Mahood, University of Guelph
Adriana Benzaquen, Mount Saint Vincent University
Miriam Forman-Brunell, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Rebecca Friedman, Florida International University
Michael Grossberg, Indiana University
Patrizia Guarnieri, University of Florence, Italy
Ben Keppel, University of Oklahoma
Anne Behnke Kinney, University of Virginia
Roe-Min Kok, McGill University
Dominique Marshall, Carleton University
Mary Jo Maynes, University of Minnesota
Tamara Myers, University of British Columbia
Bianca Premo, Florida International University
Pamela Riney-Kehrberg, Iowa State University
Bengt Sandin, Linköping University, Sweden
Dirk Schumann, University of Göttingen, Germany
Birgitte Søland, The Ohio State University
Luke Springman, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Peter Stearns, George Mason University
Shurlee Swain, Australian Catholic University and University of Melbourne
Tamara Myers, University of British Columbia
Patrick Ryan, King's University College at Western University
Kriste Lindenmeyer, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
The journal has received major support from the Dean of the Way Klingler College of Arts and Sciences at Marquette University.
Book review editor is Adriana Benzaquen, Mount Saint Vincent University.
Send books for review to:
Department of History, Mount Saint Vincent University
166 Bedford Hwy Halifax,
Nova Scotia, Canada, B3M 2J6
Please send book review copies to the contact above. Review copies received by the Johns Hopkins University Press office will be discarded.
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Published three times a year
Readers include: Scholars interested in the development of childhood and youth cultures and the experiences of young people across diverse times and places
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