Cultural-Historical Psychology —is an international scientific publication aimed at professionals particularly interested in patterns of human development: psychologists, historians and methodologists of science, philosophers, special education teachers, anthropologists and specialists in various fields of anthropology.
Journal affiliated International Society for Cultural and Activity Research (ISCAR).
The journal included in Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI).
Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education
Mass Media Registration Certificate: PI № FS77-51249. Registry date 20.09.2012.
ISSN (print): 1816-5435
ISSN (online): 2224-8935
“Rospechat” subscription index: 18024 (semi-annual) – for individual subscribers, 18025 (semi-annual) – for organizations.
Published since 2005
Full-text electronic version available at http://psyjournals.ru/en/kip/
We do not charge any submission or
Open Access Journal
This is an open access journal. All content is available for non-commercial purposes without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose citing the source. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.
Cultural-HistoricalPsychologyis a registered peer-reviewed academic journal.
The journal publishes original articles, scientific reviews and commentaries.
Reviewprocess:Every submitted paper that complies with our general requirements undergoes the procedure of double-blind peer review. All reviewers are acknowledged experts on the subjects of peer-reviewed materials. Reviews of the received materials are stored in the publishing house for 3 years. The editorial office sends the reviews of the submitted material to the authors in an electronic form.
Journal website:Abstracts, keywords and information about authors are publicly available in Russian and English languages for all published materials.Full-texts of all papers are available as well. The website also provides information about the Publisher (see Publisher), Editor-in-Chief, Editorial Board (see Editorial Board), Editorial Council,Aims & Scope, and contact information both in Russian and in English.
The official website of the journal: http://psyjournals.ru/index.shtml
RSCI:The journal is registered in the Russian Science Citation Index (see Publication in RSCI) and regularly provides information about the articles published in this index. Two-year impact factor of publication in the RSCI is 0,298 (date accessed: 04 Dec 2013).
Editorial Board/Council:The journal’s Editorial Board and Editorial Council includes 37 experts with various academic degrees (Candidate of Science, Doctor of Scienceor equivalent qualifications) engaged in research or teaching in higher education. The list of the Editorial Board and/or Editorial Council members is published in each issue of the journal and on its official website in Russian and English, with an indication of their academic degrees.
Publishing standards:All published materials contain informationabout the authors, their place of work and the necessary contact details. Keywords and abstracts in English and Russian languages are mandatory when publishing scientific articles in Russian. All published articles must include reference lists drawn up in accordance with the rules of publication, based on the requirements specified in the existing standards. Guidelines for submitting, reviewing and publishing manuscripts are available on the official website of the journal.
The journal is recommended by the Higher Attestation Commissionof the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation for publishing doctoral research results.
The journal is also covered in various Russian and international indexing databases:
- Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI)
- VINITI Database RAS
- EBSCO Academic Search
- European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH PLUS)
- Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
- Journal Scholar Metrics
In 2006 the journal became officially affiliated with the International Society for Cultural and Activity Research(ISCAR).
Journal’s scope(according to the list of scientific branches):
A digest in English with selections from the published articles is available.
Website Mass Media RegistrationCertificate:
Mass Media Registration Certificate: PI № FS77-51249,registry date 20.09.2012
EditorialOffice:29 SretenkaStreet, Moscow, Russia 127051
Distribution form:periodical, journal
Territory of distribution:Russian Federation, foreign countries
Founder:Moscow State University of Psychology and Education
Submitting, reviewing and publishing guidelines