A title history is the publication history of a journal and includes a listing of the family of related journals. The most common relationship is to a previous and/or continuing title, where a journal continues publishing with a change to its official title. Other common relationships include a journal that is a supplement to another journal, a journal that is absorbed into another journal, a journal that splits into two or more new journals, or two or more journals that merge to form a new journal. For each of these related journals, the title history lists the dates published.
Description:Policy Perspectives is the flagship journal of the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS), an Islamabad based independent Pakistani think-tank. Biannual, with occasional special issues, the journal aims at disseminating the research carried out by the Institute and its associates based in Pakistan and other parts of the world. The journal is distinctive in combining original research papers with reflective studies and analysis on varied themes and issues. Policy Perspectives is a unique journal particularly for the international audience as it brings forth Pakistani and the Muslim World’s perspectives on issues of national and global significance The journal brings to its readers contributions on three broad areas, i.e., International Relations, Pakistan Affairs, and Faith & Society. Contents of the journal therefore appeal to a wide academic and professional readership, and reach an interdisciplinary and international audience.
The "moving wall" represents the time period between the last issue
available in JSTOR and the most recently published issue of a journal.
Moving walls are generally represented in years. In rare instances, a
publisher has elected to have a "zero" moving wall, so their current
issues are available in JSTOR shortly after publication.
Note: In calculating the moving wall, the current year is not counted.
For example, if the current year is 2008 and a journal has a 5 year
moving wall, articles from the year 2002 are available.
Terms Related to the Moving Wall
Fixed walls: Journals with no new volumes being added to the archive.
Absorbed: Journals that are combined with another title.
Complete: Journals that are no longer published or that have been
combined with another title.