The British Journal for the History of Science

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The British Journal for the History of Science  
DisciplineHistory of Science
LanguageEnglish
Edited byProfessor Charlotte Sleigh
Publication details
Publication history
1962–present
Publisher
FrequencyQuarterly
Standard abbreviations
Br. J. Hist. Sci.
Indexing
ISSN0007-0874 (print)
1474-001X (web)
Links

The British Journal for the History of Science (a.k.a. BJHS) is an international academic journal published quarterly by Cambridge University Press in association with the British Society for the History of Science. It was founded under its present title in 1962 but was preceded by the Bulletin of the British Society for the History of Science which was itself founded in 1949. The journal publishes scholarly papers and reviews on all aspects of the history of science. The journal is currently edited by Professor Charlotte Sleigh, who is the Director of the Centre for the History of the Sciences, University of Kent.

Previous editors of BJHS[edit]

Charlotte Sleigh (2014–present)

Jon Agar (2009-2014)

Simon Schaffer (2004-2009)

Crosbie Smith (2000-2004)

Janet Browne (1994-2000)

John Hedley Brooke (1989-1994)

David Knight (1982-1989)

Nicholas W. Fisher (1977-1982)

Robert Fox (1971-1977)

Maurice P. Crosland (1966-1971)

H. D. Anthony (1962-1966)

N. H. de V. Heathcote (editor of predecessor journal, Bulletin of the British Society for the History of Science)