Explore the scholarly achievements of Cal State LA historians through Perspectives, our annual academic journal. Produced by undergraduate and graduate students in HIST 4970 and published every spring, each edition showcases rigorous primary source research. Perspectives invites you to explore a curated collection of fascinating histories.

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Perspectives Volume 51

Cal State LA's HIST 4970 class proudly presents the fifty-first volume of Perspectives: A Journal of Historical Inquiry.

Explore Volume 51's articles, reviews, and exclusive online features.


Special Features from Volume 51

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Perspectives is written and edited by students in the History Department and members of the Eta Xi Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta at California State University, Los Angeles. Since 1973, the journal has published the historical projects of undergraduate and graduate students.



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