Call for Papers: Journal of World History

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The Journal of World History publishes research into historical questions requiring the investigation of evidence on a global, comparative, cross-cultural, or transnational scale. Manuscripts must be submitted electronically via the new web portal (; emailed and mailed article submissions are no longer accepted. Please create an account at this web portal, login, and follow instructions.

Manuscripts text, including quotations and footnotes, should be 12-point Times New Roman font, double-spaced with generous margins, and of no more than 12,000 words. Articles must be anonymous as all articles considered by the editors to have potential for publication will be subject to blind peer review by at least two scholars in the field. Please remove any name, title, or other identifying text from your article which might reveal your identity as an author. A brief (150-word) abstract should be submitted with the original manuscript. Please see for detailed manuscript submission guidelines and instructions.

Books for review should be sent to:
Book Reviews Coordinating Editor Wensheng Wang,
Journal of World History
Department of History, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa,
2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822-2383, USA

Publishers wishing to have books that are published in German, French, Italian, Portuguese or Spanish considered for review should send a notice to the appropriate Book Reviews Associate Editor as listed at the UH Press Journals website. We do no accept unsolicited book reviews.

You may also download a PDF of the Call for Papers here.