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Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society
  • ISSN: 0079-497X (Print), 2050-2729 (Online)
  • Frequency: 1 volume per year
The Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society (PPS) bring the latest results of research into prehistory to a worldwide audience. Global in scope and ranging in time from the earliest traces of human activity to the advent of written history, the Proceedings offer an authoritative yet accessible account of our distant past.

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Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society is managed and published by Cambridge University Press on behalf of the owners, The Prehistoric Society.

Subscriptions to PAST (the Prehistoric Society Newsletter)

All subscribers to Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society (PPS), individual and institutional, are considered to be de facto members of the Prehistoric Society and will therefore receive the society's newsletter, PAST [ISSN 0965-1381], in addition to the journal. Subscribers with a print component to their PPS subscription will receive the newsletter in print, while an online version will be available for download from the Prehistoric Society on an Open Access basis through its website.

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The newsletter will continue, as ever before, to be published by the Prehistoric Society independent of Cambridge University Press as a benefit for members.