JOURNAL OF CULTURE, HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY


March 2022

Britain Colonial Root of Islamic Insurgency and the Politics of Boko Haram Emergence


Nwankwo T. Nwaezeigwe

  |  Article Number: 62286506AC5A4

Abstract


July 2021

Satan and Traditional African Deities as Two Complimentary and Contradictory Spiritual Agents of Social Control among the Igbo of Nigeria


Nwankwo Tony Nwaezeigwe

  |  Article Number: 60F82377C49C3

Abstract


April 2021

Archaeology, Cultural Identity and the Politics of Interpretation among the Igbo of Nigeria: The Facts and Myths in Igbo-Ukwu Archaeological Excavations


Nwankwo T. Nwaezeigwe

  |  Article Number: 608DC2DEE5FFB

Abstract


February 2021

Ancestral Zoophilia: Zoophilic Representations in Rock Art in the Serra Da Capivara National Park, Piauí, Brazil


Michel Justamand*, Cristiane de Andrade Buco, Vitor José Rampaneli de Almeida, Antoniel dos Santos Gomes Filho, Albérico Queiroz, Gabriel Frechiani de Oliveira, Matteus Freitas de Oliveira and Leandro Paiva

  |  Article Number: 6033660609CE6

Abstract


The Journal of Culture, History and Archaeology (JCHA) is an open access peer review journal. The journal publishes Review Articles, Original Research Articles, Short Communications and Mini Reviews in all fields of History and Archaeology. JCHA also considers commentaries and letters to the editor. The journal seeks to publish high quality research papers that are innovative and add value to current trends or knowledge in the subject. Articles submitted to the journal are expected be the author(s) original work and must not be under consideration for publication elsewhere. 


Articles published in JCHA cover all areas of culture, history and archaeology including but not limited to:


  • Ancient History and Philology
  • Archaeological Material
  • Archaeological Reports
  • Archaeology
  • Archontology 
  • Art History 
  • Chronology 
  • Cultural History and Anthropology 
  • Digital Archaeology
  • Diplomacy and International Relations
  • Economic History 
  • Environmental History
  • Futurology
  • Global history
  • Historical Anthropology
  • History painting
  • Imperial/Colonial History
  • Military History
  • Philosophy of History
  • Political History
  • Psychohistory
  • Public History
  • Religious History
  • Social History
  • Urban History
  • Vernacular Culture

The Journal of Culture, History and Archaeology (JCHA) publishes monthly and one volume per year. All articles are published in English.


JCHA being an open access journal adopts the standard open access business model where authors pay the Article Handling Fees (AHF) for their publications. The Article Handling Fees is paid upon acceptance of the manuscript for publication by the journal editor. Please see Article Handling Fees for more details.


For manuscript submission and general inquiries kindly contact the editorial office via [email protected]. Authors are advised to read the Instructions for Authors before making their submissions.

Editors

Prof. Vongai Zvidenga Nyawo
Department of History Studies
Midlands State University
Gweru,
Zimbabwe.

Prof. Niki J.P. Alsford
School of Humanities, Language & Global Studies
Faculty of Culture and the Creative Industries
University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN)
Preston,
UK.

Prof. Nelu Zugravu
Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza din Iasi, 
Romania.

Dr. Nwankwo Tony Nwaezeigwe
Institute of African Studies
University of Nigeria
Nsukka,
Nigeria.

Prof. Yasser Ismail Abdel Salam
Department of Archeology and Islamic Civilization
Cairo University
Egypt.


Editorial Board Members

Dr. Lobna Abdel Aziz Mohamed Bayomi
Department of Art Education
Kafr El-Sheikh University
Egypt.

Dr. Zirivarnphicha Thanajirawat, 
Faculty of Liberal Arts
Rajamangala University of Technology
Rattanakosin,
Thailand.

Dr. K. Kesava Rajarajan
School of Tamil, Indian Languages and Rural Arts
Gandhigram Rural Institute
Deemed University
Tamil Nadu,
India.

Prof. Abdelrahman Ali
Greco-Roman Department
Faculty of Archaeology
Cairo University
Egypt.








INTRODUCTION
The Journal of Culture, History and Archaeology (JCHA) is an open access peer-reviewed journal. The journal seeks to publish high quality research papers that are innovative and add value to current trends or knowledge in the field of Culture, History and Archaeology.

SCOPE
Manuscripts submitted to the journal must be within its scope and coverage. This includes:

Ancient History and Philology, Archaeological Material, Archaeological Reports, Archaeology, Archontology, Art History, Chronology, Cultural History and Anthropology, Digital Archaeology, Diplomacy and International Relations, Economic History, Environmental History, Futurology, Global History, Historical Anthropology, History painting, Imperial/Colonial History, Military History, Philosophy of History, Political History, Psychohistory, Public History, Religious History, Social History, Urban History and Vernacular Culture.

IMPORTANT CHECKLIST
Style: Manuscripts should be prepared using the general style: Font – Arial, Font size – 12, Paragraph Spacing – 1.5 and Page alignment – Justify. 

Document format: The journal accepts only submission is Microsoft Word format. Tables and Figures should be included within the manuscript except otherwise.

Language: Manuscripts submitted to the journal must be written in English (either American or British). Authors whose native language is not English are strongly advised to have their manuscript checked by a language editing service or by an English mother-tongue colleague(s) before submission. Manuscript should be checked for grammar and spelling errors.

Citations: All references mentioned in the text must be listed in the reference section and vice versa. Also tables and figures (or other additional materials) used must be provided and cited within the text.

Originality: Authors are fully responsible for the accuracy of the material in the manuscript. It must be noted that all submissions are author(s) original work and where necessary due approval have been received for materials with copyrights. Also the manuscripts submitted have not been previously published or under consideration in another journal. 


MANUSCRIPT TYPES
Original Research Articles: Such submissions are divided into an abstract, introduction, materials and methods, results and discussions, conclusions and references. They should describe new and carefully confirmed findings. The research methods should be given in sufficient detail for verification and easy reproduction by other researchers.

Short Communications: Such submissions are articles with a simple layout containing limited data. These article types are suitable for recording the results of complete small investigations or summary of new models, innovative methods or techniques. Short communications are within 5 to 9 manuscript pages in length and may also carry same headings as Research Papers.

Review Articles: A summary and discussion of the relevant literature. No particular format is required for these submissions. However, they should be concise, informative and must cover topics of current trends or importance.

Mini Reviews: These submissions are brief versions of the Review Articles. Mini Reviews are within 4 to 8 manuscript pages in length.


ARTICLE STRUCTURE
Manuscripts submitted should be properly structured with clearly defined sections. These include:

Title: Should be brief and informative. 

Author(s) list and affiliation: The names of authors should be provided correctly (first-name, middle-name and surname). Affiliation should include departments, institution, country, emails and phone numbers.

Corresponding author: The corresponding author should be clearly indicated. He/she is responsible for all communications with the editorial office during and after the publication process.

Abstract: The abstract should briefly contain the purpose of the study, the main results and conclusions. The abstract should not be more than 250 words with 5 to 10 keywords following immediately.

Introduction: A brief introduction giving an adequate background of the study, statement of problem, the aim and objectives.

Materials and method: The section should provide sufficient information for other researchers to reproduce. Also methods used from previous publications should be duly referenced.

Results and discussion: Results and discussion can be combined into a single section or treated separately. The section should have enough details for readers to fully understand the data reported in figures and tables and also explore the significance of the results of the work. 

Tables and Figures: Tables and Figures should be numbered consecutively with accompanied title and legend respectively. Tables should be sent as editable text and not images. Figures types should include JPEG, TIFF and Microsoft Word files. Where necessary, footnotes can also be pasted under tables with proper description of abbreviations or other additional information.

Conclusion(s): Conclusions based on the finding. However, it may not be necessary if it can be included in the discussion section.

Acknowledgements: In this section contributions from those who played a part in the preparation of the research but do not meet the criteria for authorship should be listed. Sources of funds, grants etc can also be mentioned.

Conflict of interest Statement: A statement declaring conflict of interest should be included.

References: References cited in the text, tables and figures should be listed in this section. Authors are responsible for the accuracy of the references. References cited as “in press” are assumed to be accepted. Unnecessary self citations should be avoided. DOIs should be included if available.

Examples 
Carruthers, W. (2019). Credibility, Civility, and the Archaeological Dig House in Mid-1950’s Egypt. Journal of Social Archaeology 19(2): 255–276. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/1469605318824689.
Winnett, F. V. & Harding, G. L. (1978). Inscriptions from Fifty Safaitic Cairns. Toronto: University of Toronto Press.


SUBMISSION
Authors should send an email to [email protected] with the following attachments:

1. Cover letter: Confirming the ownership and originality of the manuscript, consent of all listed authors to publish in the journal and that the manuscript is not being considered in another journal.
2. Manuscript: In Microsoft Word format according to journal format.  Tables and Figures should be included within the manuscript except otherwise.
3. Supplementary materials: Depending on the nature of submission.  


ARTICLE HANDLING FEES
By submitting your manuscript to the journal you are agreeing to pay the Article Handling Fee (AHF) when the paper is accepted for publication. Please see Article Handling Fees for more details.

CONTACT EDITORIAL OFFICE
For more information or inquiries kindly send a mail to [email protected] and/or [email protected] 

JCHA Articles


March 2022

Britain Colonial Root of Islamic Insurgency and the Politics of Boko Haram Emergence

This work traces the historical root of the on-going Islamic insurgency in Nigeria code-named Boko Haram to the emergenc...

Nwankwo T. Nwaezeigwe

  |  Article Number: 62286506AC5A4

Abstract


July 2021

Satan and Traditional African Deities as Two Complimentary and Contradictory Spiritual Agents of Social Control among the Igbo of Nigeria

This work x-rays the subsisting tendency by both the Western allied scholars and their Christian counterparts to conceptualize...

Nwankwo Tony Nwaezeigwe

  |  Article Number: 60F82377C49C3

Abstract


April 2021

Archaeology, Cultural Identity and the Politics of Interpretation among the Igbo of Nigeria: The Facts and Myths in Igbo-Ukwu Archaeological Excavations

The present paper represents a historical approach to the re-interpretation of Thurstan Shaw’s excavations at Igbo-Ukwu agains...

Nwankwo T. Nwaezeigwe

  |  Article Number: 608DC2DEE5FFB

Abstract


February 2021

Ancestral Zoophilia: Zoophilic Representations in Rock Art in the Serra Da Capivara National Park, Piauí, Brazil

This work aims to address the rock representations of zoophilia in the National Park Serra...

Michel Justamand*, Cristiane de Andrade Buco, Vitor José Rampaneli de Almeida, Antoniel dos Santos Gomes Filho, Albérico Queiroz, Gabriel Frechiani de Oliveira, Matteus Freitas de Oliveira and Leandro Paiva

  |  Article Number: 6033660609CE6

Abstract





Abbreviation: J. Cult. Hist. Archaeol.
ISSN:
DOI:
Start Year: 2021
Published Articles: