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Political journal
(909 words)

1. Introduction

The political journal is distinguished in history against the background of an emergent market for journalism and a landscape of periodicals on a European scale, within both of which particular genres of journal began in the late 18th century to differentiate themselves from each other more and more clearly with regard to their specific communicative and political functions. The emergence and spread…

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Zimmermann, Clemens, “Political journal”, in: Encyclopedia of Early Modern History Online, Editors of the English edition: Graeme Dunphy, Andrew Gow. Original German Edition: Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit. Im Auftrag des Kulturwissenschaftlichen Instituts (Essen) und in Verbindung mit den Fachherausgebern herausgegeben von Friedrich Jaeger. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH 2005–2012. Consulted online on 29 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-0272_emho_COM_025696>
First published online: 2015
First print edition: 20210107

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