Blackwell purchases four journals from Nursecom & "Personnel Psychology".Blackwell Publishing (Malden, MA) has acquired four journal titles from Nursecom, Inc. (Philadelphia, PA), a provider of publications, conferences and management services for nursing associations. No terms were given. Blackwell was represented by Eugene Simonoff & Associates (New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of ), while Nursecom was represented by Atlantic Accord (Washington, D.C.)
As part of the deal, Blackwell will take over publication of: the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric psy·chi·at·ric
Of or relating to psychiatry.
psychiatric adjective Pertaining to psychiatry, mental disorders Nursing, the official journal of the association of the same name; the Journal for Specialists in Pediatric pediatric /pe·di·at·ric/ (pe?de-at´rik) pertaining to the health of children.
Of or relating to pediatrics. Nursing, a title for nurses across the specialty of pediatric nursing; Nursing Forum, covering the nursing profession; and Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, an association title for advanced practice psychiatric nurses.
Also, Blackwell will work in partnership with NANDA NANDA North American Nursing Diagnosis Association International (Philadelphia, PA) to produce the society's official publication, The International Journal of Nursing Terminologies & Classifications, which was also formerly published by Nursecom. All five of the titles are published quarterly.
Nursecom publisher Joseph Braden said "the decision to sell the Journals stems from a desire to realign re·a·lign
tr.v. re·a·ligned, re·a·lign·ing, re·a·ligns
1. To put back into proper order or alignment.
2. To make new groupings of or working arrangements between. Nursecom's business strategy and focus on our cote competencies of association management and conference planning." Blackwell US president Gordon Tibbitts said that Blackwell's objective "is to be the number one publisher of peer-reviewed nursing Journals in the world." Blackwell currently produces 20 nursing Journals and 120 related books.
In related news, Blackwell has purchased Personnel Psychology (Bowling Green Bowling Green.
1 City (1990 pop. 40,641), seat of Warren co., S Ky., on the Barren River; inc. 1812. It is a shipping and marketing center for an area producing tobacco, corn, livestock, and dairy items. , OH) from publisher Milton Haskel. No terms were given. Personnel Psychology is a quarterly scientific journal of applied research serving the industrial-organizational field. Launched in 1948, the title publishes research on personnel problems facing public and private sector organizations, covering all aspects of human resource problems including selection and recruiting, training, Job analysis, performance appraisal Performance appraisal, also known as employee appraisal, is a method by which the performance of an employee is evaluated (generally in terms of quality, quantity, cost and time). , compensation, legal issues, labor relations, motivations and leadership.