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Historical Social Research

Historical Social Research/Historische Sozialforschung is a peer-reviewed academic journal covering political science, social science, cultural studies, and history. It is the official journal of the QUANTUM association and is published by GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences. The journal was established in 1976 as QUANTUM Information and obtained its current name in 1979. The journal publishes four issues plus one supplement per year. All content is available as open access after 6 months.

Historical Social Research  
DisciplineSocial history, humanities, social science
LanguageEnglish, German
Edited byWilhelm Heinz Schröder
Publication details
Former name(s)
QUANTUM Information
Publication history
Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences
Delayed, after 0,5 years
Standard abbreviations
Hist. Soc. Res.
OCLC no.224464663

Abstracting and indexingEdit

The journal is abstracted and indexed in SocINDEX, Social Science Citation Index, Scopus, Sociological Abstracts, Historical Abstracts (ABC-CLIO), International Political Science Abstracts, Social Research Methodology Database, and the Social Science Literature Information System.

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