The fiftieth issue

  • At first glance, the seventeenth year of this journal’s publication would not appear to mark any particular anniversary. And yet the present edition is quite special for the editors and the editorial team: it is the 50th issue overall. (There was a double issue in 2007, otherwise there have always been three issues each year.) This milestone is the occasion for a brief review of the original objectives and of developments thus far, as well as a (self-)critical look at what the future may bring. Scholars in the nascent field of the cultural study of periodicals have rightly observed: ›The production of periodicals is often accompanied by reflections on the value, conditions, and promise of producing periodicals.‹

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Author:Jan-Holger Kirsch, Konrad H. Jarausch
Parent Title (German):Zeithistorische Forschungen – Studies in Contemporary History
Publisher:ZZF – Centre for Contemporary History: Zeithistorische Forschungen
Place of publication:Potsdam
Document Type:Journal Article
Date of Publication (online):2021/03/15
Date of first Publication:2021/03/15
Release Date:2021/03/15
First Page:441
Last Page:444
ZZF Chronological-Classification:ohne epochalen Schwerpunkt
ZZF Regional-Classification:ohne regionalen Schwerpunkt
ZZF Topic-Classification:Historiographiegeschichte
Web-Publications:Zeithistorische Forschungen
Studies in Contemporary History: Articles:3 / 2020 Offenes Heft
Licence (German):License LogoZZF - Clio Lizenz