Journal of Religious History

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Edited By: Jason Taliadoros and Joanna Cruickshank

Online ISSN: 1467-9809


Aims and Scope

The Journal of Religious History is an international, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal that aims to publish high quality, impactful scholarship and research that makes original and significant contribution to the field of religious history. The scope of the journal is the history of all religions and their relationship with the human experience across all time periods; the journal explores religion and its related subjects, along with debates on comparative method and theory in religious history. For an indication of the scope and history of the journal, please consult John Gascoigne, 'The Journal of Religious History 1960-2010: The Changing Face of Religious History over Fifty Years,' Journal of Religious History 34, no 3 (2010): 262-71.


religion, history, religious, theology, journal, medieval, heresy, sociology, culture, doctrine, doctrinal, analysis, research, international, reviews, book, article, periodical, studies, theory, reform, development, controversy, crisis

Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Academic Search (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Alumni Edition (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Elite (EBSCO Publishing)
  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO Publishing)
  • America: History & Life (EBSCO Publishing)
  • APAIS: Australian Public Affairs & Information Service (National Library of Australia)
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index (Thomson Reuters)
  • ATLA Religion Database (American Theological Library Association)
  • CSA Biological Sciences Database (ProQuest)
  • CSA Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management Database (ProQuest)
  • Current Contents: Arts & Humanities (Thomson Reuters)
  • Ecology Abstracts (ProQuest)
  • Expanded Academic ASAP (GALE Cengage)
  • Historical Abstracts (EBSCO Publishing)
  • InfoTrac (GALE Cengage)
  • ProQuest Central (ProQuest)
  • ProQuest Research Library (ProQuest)
  • Religious & Theological Abstracts
  • Sociological Abstracts (ProQuest)