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RUDN Journal of World History

Editor-in-Chief: Sergey A. Voronin, PhD, Professor, Head of the World History Department in RUDN

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Open Access: Open Access. Founded in 2009. Publication frequency: quarterly.

Peer-Review: double blind. APC: no article processing charge.

ISSN: 2312-8127 (Print) ISSN: 2312-833X (Online)

PUBLISHER: Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)


Journal "RUDN Journal of World History" was founded in 1992.

The aim of the journal is to increase the efficiency of research work in the field of human knowledge through the development of scientific and editorial and publishing activities, as well as dissemination and testing of advanced methodologies and the latest achievements of historical science in order to implement the humanitarian mission of modern classical university.

The journal is intended for publication of the results of independent and original research scholars, faculty, and staff of the University and other research centers in the form of articles, review materials, scientific reports, bibliographic reviews on specific topics and research areas. The magazine covers all areas of the study of history from antiquity to the present.

Based on actual problems of modern historical science, a priority for the journal is to publish research on the problems of Africa, Asia and Latin America. As part of the magazine is also crucial issues related to the socio-political and cultural development of world civilizations of East and West, from antiquity to the present time; and considerable attention is paid to comparative analysis and the role of Russia in the context of the existence of civilizations "East-West".

Current Issue

Vol 11, No 3 (2019)

The phenomenon of «man between life and death» in the space of the Nazi concentration camp
Voronin S.A., Yakemenko B.G.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):195-201
Oriental Studies
Some aspects of regent titles in Tibet (XVII-XVIII)
Lyulina A.G.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):202-212
Display of Zen principles on distinctive features of Japanese business culture
Agekyan A.A., Shaposhnikov S.V.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):213-221
The evolutionary process of normalization of Soviet-Chinese relations and its historical significance
Chunyue L.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):222-234
Holy Union in modern Russian historiography
Zhidkova O.V., Popova E.A.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):235-246
“The Crimean war in the collective memory”: modern Western European historiography of the Crimean campaign of 1853-1856
de Bollivier M.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):247-255
Archaeological studies
Hand-made ceramics on the territory of Murzaly in the Eastern Aral Sea region
Barinova E.B.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):256-266
History of Europe
Image of doctor of Italy in the XIV century through the eyes of a contemporary (based on the example of “Invectives against a doctor” by Francesco Petrarch)
Bushlia A.A.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2019;11(3):267-276