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Recent issues of the journal are available in Project Muse, an online collection of full-text scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Its content is also accessible on JSTOR, with the exception of the most recent five years.


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Whom should I contact to request permission to reprint (or translate) an HJAS article?

If you want to reprint (or translate) an article or book review that dates prior to March 1, 1989, or if you want to reprint any other HJAS excerpt or an entire HJAS issue of any date, then contact the managing editor to receive permission. If you want to reprint (or translate) an article, book review, or other HJAS excerpt that dates on or after March 1, 1989, then contact the author of the article or book review directly to receive permission. (From March 1, 1989, our authors hold copyright of their individual contribution, though HJAS retains copyright to each issue as a whole.)