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Maney acquires audiology titles from Wiley-Blackwell

Maney Publishing has announced the purchase of two quarterly journals from John Wiley & Sons: Cochlear Implants International and Deafness & Education International.

This, says Maney, establishes a decisive publishing commitment to the clinical treatment and education of the deaf.

The acquisition also reflects Maney’s continuing involvement and expertise in publishing for specialist societies and professional organisations. Deafness & Education International is the official publication of both the British Association for Teachers of the Deaf (BATOD) and the National Association of Australian Teachers of the Deaf (NAATD). Cochlear Implants International is endorsed by the British Cochlear Implants Group.

Maney’s Publishing Director, Mark Simon, is delighted by the acquisition of these two titles: “The new journals represent a move into two complementary subject specialities, and come with important publishing alliances, and good prospects for Maney and all those involved in the journals.”

Silvana Marciano, Journal Publisher, Professional, Wiley-Blackwell, commented: “Wiley is divesting Cochlear Implants International and Deafness & Education International to concentrate our resources on our larger subject areas and are pleased to have found a good home for these titles in Maney Publishing. We want to take this opportunity to thank the British Association for Teachers of the Deaf, the National Association of Australian Teachers of the Deaf, and the British Cochlear Implants Group for their collaborative partnership in these publications.”

About Maney Publishing

Maney says: “Maney Publishing was formed in 1997 from a printing company established in 1900, and publishes scholarly journals in materials science, the humanities, and health science. Maney is committed to publishing high quality journals in print and electronic formats that are international in scope and peer-reviewed. With offices in Leeds and London in the UK, and in Cambridge and Philadelphia in North America, Maney publishes extensively for learned societies, universities and professional bodies around the world.”

About Wiley

Wiley says: “Founded in 1807, John Wiley & Sons, Inc has been a valued source of information and understanding for 200 years, helping people around the world meet their needs and fulfil their aspirations. Since 1901, Wiley and its acquired companies have published the works of more than 400 Nobel laureates in all categories: Literature, Economics, Physiology or Medicine, Physics, Chemistry and Peace.

Our core businesses publish scientific, technical, medical and scholarly journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services; professional/trade books, subscription products, training materials, and online applications and websites; and educational materials for undergraduate and graduate students and lifelong learners. Wiley's global headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the US, Europe, Asia, Canada, and Australia. The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbols JWa and JWb.”