Journal of Jesuit Studies

This is a fully Open Access journal, which means that all articles are freely available online, ensuring maximum, worldwide dissemination of content. Thanks to generous support of the Boston College Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies, all article publication fees are waived.
The Journal of Jesuit Studies (JJS) is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal dedicated to the study of Jesuit history from the 16th to the 21st century. It welcomes articles on all aspects of the Jesuit past and present including, but not limited to, the Jesuit role in the arts and sciences, theology, philosophy, mission, literature, and interreligious/inter-cultural encounters.
In its themed issues the JJS highlights studies with a given topical, chronological or geographical focus. In addition there are two open-topic issues per year. The journal publishes a significant number of book reviews as well. One of the key tasks of the JJS is to relate episodes in Jesuit history, particularly those which have suffered from scholarly neglect, to broader trends in global history over the past five centuries. The journal also aims to bring the highest quality non-Anglophone scholarship to an English-speaking audience by means of translated original articles.
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Editor
Robert A. Maryks, Independent Scholar

Executive Editor
Emanuele Colombo, DePaul University

Associate Editor
Kathleen Comerford, Georgia Southern University

Assistant Editor
Spencer J. Weinreich, Princeton University

Editorial Board
James Bernauer S.J., Boston College
Louis Caruana S.J., Pontificia Università Gregoriana, Rome
Paul Grendler, University of Toronto, emeritus
Yasmin Haskell, University of Bristol
Ronnie Po-chia Hsia, Penn State University
Mia Mochizuki, New York University Abu Dhabi and Institute of Fine Arts, New York
Sabina Pavone, Università degli Studi di Macerata
Moshe Sluhovsky, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Jeffrey Chipps Smith, The University of Texas at Austin

Book Review Editor
Thomas M. McCoog S.J., Fordham University

Associate Book Review Editor
Makoto Harris Takao, Max Planck Institute, Berlin
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