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Past & Present (journal)

Past & Present is a British historical academic journal, which was a leading force in the development of social history. It was founded in 1952 by a combination of Marxist and non-Marxist historians. The Marxist historians included members of the Communist Party Historians Group, including E. P. Thompson, Christopher Hill, Eric Hobsbawm, Rodney Hilton, and Dona Torr.

Past & Present  
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DisciplineHistory
LanguageEnglish
Edited byAlexandra Walsham, Matthew Hilton
Publication details
Publication history
1952–present
Publisher
Oxford University Press on behalf of the Past and Present Society (United Kingdom)
FrequencyQuarterly
0.226
Standard abbreviations
Past Present
Indexing
ISSN0031-2746 (print)
1477-464X (web)
LCCN65077388
JSTOR00312746
OCLC no.265436895
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It is published four times a year by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Past and Present Society, a British historical membership association and registered charity.[1]

The society also publishes a book series (Past and Present Publications), and sponsors occasional conferences and appoints postdoctoral fellows.

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  1. ^ Charity Commission. The Past and Present Society , registered charity no. 802281.

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