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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  
Discipline Social history, humanities, social science
Language English, German
Edited by Wilhelm Heinz Schröder
Publication details
Former name(s)
QUANTUM Information
Publication history
Leibniz Institute for Social Sciences
Frequency Quarterly
Delayed, after 0,5 years
Standard abbreviations
Hist. Soc. Res.
ISSN 0172-6404
LCCN 83644046
JSTOR 01726404
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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