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Emerald Group Acquires Social Science Titles From Elsevier
Emerald Group Publishing Limited (www.emeraldinsight.com) has acquired parts of Elsevier’s Social Sciences serials, series, and books program. More than 500 new book series and serials will add to the 200-strong portfolio of Emerald journals. A wide range of books and monographs is also included in the program.
Cathy Mostyn, director of acquisitions at Emerald, says, "This is the most significant acquisition in Emerald’s history, which provides us with an opportunity to consolidate our position as the world’s leading publisher of management research and to diversify into new areas such as the environment, language and linguistics, politics and policy, psychology and sociology. This is an exciting new venture for the company as we move into book publishing for the first time."
Source: Emerald Group Publishing Limited
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