Position and aims
The scientific and theoretical journal “Religiovedenie” is a periodical that informs the academic community about the results of the latest research in the field of religious studies.
The scientific and theoretical journal “Religiovedenie” is a specialized journal. It includes articles on the history of religious studies and philosophy of religion, anthropology and sociology of religion, psychology and phenomenology of religion. Some attention is paid to the modern religious situation in Russia. As a professional edition, the journal provides a wide range of opportunities for those scholars who discover new aspects in the study of religion.
The journal is focused on the academic community and helps experts from different fields of science to exchange information and organizes a space for open scientific discussions on various issues of the academic study of religion. Well recognized Russian and foreign experts in various thematic areas of the journal united in the editorial board to ensure the scientific objectivity, independence and competence of the scientific expertise of published materials.
"Religiovedenie" is a quarterly journal and is published 4 times a year: in March, June, September and December. Electronic versions of the journal are made available on the website within 2 weeks of the journal's publication. All issues are stored publicly on the journal 's website in the Archive section. The journal is also available on the website of the Scientific Electronic Library eLIBRARY.RU.
The journal strictly follows the standards and principles of publication ethics and malpractice statement developed by relevant organizations, such as Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and Association of Science Editors and Publishers (ASEP). Details of the journal's publication ethics, the rights and responsibilities of the editor-in-chief, editorial board, reviewers, and authors can be found in the Editorial Ethics section.
In accordance with the journal’s policy, original, independent, analytical studies in Russian and English, as well as book reviews and reasoned and ethically correct polemical presentations are accepted for consideration.
There is no fee for publishing materials. License Agreement governs the relations between the author and the Publishing Department of the Amur State University.