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Founded in 1683 in Leiden, the Netherlands, Brill is a leading international academic publisher. With offices in Leiden and Boston, Brill publishes over 700 books per year in both print and electronic format. Brill also markets a large number of research collections and databases with primary source material.
Key Subjects: Asian Studies, Biblical Studies and Theology, Classical Studies, History, Jewish Studies, Islamic Studies, Language and Linguistics, Human Rights & International Law, Philosophy and selected fields of Biology
Imprints of Brill:
Brill and the owners have come to an agreement about the acquisition of Ferdinand Schöningh GmbH & Co. KG
and Wilhelm Fink GmbH& Co. Verlags-KG
, Paderborn, including the imprint Konstanz University Press. The transaction includes highly esteemed journals and book series in History, Theology, Literature and Cultural Studies, Media Studies and Philosophy. In total, the publishing list comprises of 5,500 book titles and 7 journals, growing by 330 new titles each year.
About Ferdinand Schöningh
Founded in 1847 in Paderborn, Ferdinand Schöningh specializes in History, Catholic Theology, Pedagogy, Linguistics and Literary Studies. The program comprises of highly esteemed book series published under the auspices of foundations such as Stiftung Konrad Adenauer Haus, Otto von Bismarck Stiftung and Kommission für Zeitgeschichte. It also includes the Handbook of the History of Religion, Handbook of Pedagogy and monographs on Ancient History, History of Synods, Modern History, National Socialism as well as Violence and Perpetrator History. The family-owned company publishes several journals and around 170 new titles per year. They are a member and shareholder of UTB, a successful German based marketing and sales organization for textbooks and academic literature.
About Wilhelm Fink
In 1962 Wilhelm Fink, previous editor of Deutsche Verlags Anstalt DVA, founded his own publishing company. Starting with a number of philological works the program, which was acquired by Ferdinand Schöningh in 1973, expanded into Philosophy, Art and Cultural Studies. Amongst others the publisher established the field Media Studies in the intellectual debate in Germany and oversaw the editing of important collected works of Johan Huizinga, Susan Taubes and Friedrich Kittler. With the University of Konstanz, Wilhelm Fink established hermeneutics as a theory in modern intellectual history. The cooperation with the university led to the foundation of Konstanz University Press as an imprint of Wilhelm Fink. The company publishes well-known journals and around 160 new titles per year and is also a member and shareholder of UTB.
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