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Volume 123,
Issue 853
May 2024

About the Journal

Current History is the oldest publication devoted exclusively to international affairs published in the United States. The journal aims to observe and explain the profound changes transforming every region of the world, providing readers with a better understanding of today's crucial events and pressing global trends through contributions from leading and emerging experts and scholars. 

ISSN: 0011-3530         eISSN: 1944-785X

Published Nine Times Per Year – January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December

Impact Factor: 2.4

Editor: Joshua Lustig, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 


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