History of the Human Sciences

History of the Human Sciences promotes research and publication in the broad range of disciplines covered by the human sciences. aims to expand our understanding of the human world through a broad interdisciplinary approach. The journal brings you publishes critical articles from sociology, psychology, anthropology and politics, and link their interests with those of philosophy, literary criticism, art history, linguistics, psychoanalysis, aesthetics and law.

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Latest articles

Volume 28 (2)

Vygotsky in his, our and future times
Jovanović, G., vol. 28 (2): 3-7
The uneasy relation of culture and mind
Bruner, J., vol. 28 (2): 8-9
Vicissitudes of history in Vygotsky's cultural-historical theory
Jovanović, G., vol. 28 (2): 10-33
Mediation: An expansion of the socio-cultural gaze
Daniels, H., vol. 28 (2): 34-50
Should the 'postulate of directness' be overcome?
Zinchenko, V. P., vol. 28 (2): 51-71
Searching for the microcosm: A glimpse into the roots of Vygotsky's holism
Cornejo, C., vol. 28 (2): 72-92
The place for synthesis: Vygotsky's analysis of affective generalization
Valsiner, J., vol. 28 (2): 93-102
Vygotsky, the theater critic: 1922-3
van der Veer, R., vol. 28 (2): 103-110
'Neither class, nor party': Paradoxes and transformations of the Russian and Soviet scientific intelligentsia
Maslov, K., vol. 28 (2): 111-127
Deconstructing Vygotsky's victimization narrative: A re-examination of the 'Stalinist suppression' of Vygotskian theory
Fraser, J., Yasnitsky, A., vol. 28 (2): 128-153
Lev Vygotsky as seen by someone who acted as a go-between between eastern and western Europe
Metraux, A., vol. 28 (2): 154-172
Vygotsky's reception in the West: The Italian case between Marxism and communism
Mecacci, L., vol. 28 (2): 173-184

Volume 28 (1)

Confronting the brain in the classroom: Lycee policy and pedagogy in France, 1874-1902
McGrath, L., vol. 28 (1): 3-24
Avestan studies in Imperial Germany: Sciences of text and sound
Kaplan, J. R. H., vol. 28 (1): 25-43
Giambattista Vico and the principles of cultural psychology: A programmatic retrospective
Tateo, L., vol. 28 (1): 44-65
The illusion of autonomy: Locating humanism in existential-psychoanalytic social theory
Han, S., vol. 28 (1): 66-83
Citizens at work: Evolutionism, functionalism, progressivism and industrial psychology in the writings of Arland D. Weeks
Lafuente, E., Loredo, J. C., Castro, J., vol. 28 (1): 84-97
Adapting, defending and transforming ourselves: Conceptualizations of self practices in the social science literature
Karakayali, N., vol. 28 (1): 98-117
Travels without a donkey: The adventures of Bruno Latour
Turner, C., vol. 28 (1): 118-138
Book review: The Open Mind: Cold War Politics and the Sciences of Human Nature
Gitre, E. J. K., vol. 28 (1): 139-143