About the journal
The scientific and practical yearbook is devoted to topical issues of foreign history and historical and cultural parallels between the West and the East. The publication was founded in 2008 by the collective of the chair of General History of the Mari State University and continues the tradition of publishing scientific journals of chair – "Socio-political and cultural processes in Europe and America in the Middle Ages and Modern Times" (responsible editor –- A.V. Randin) , 1990, "Socio-political struggle in Europe and America in the Middle Ages and Modern Times" (responsible editor – A.A. Yarygin), 1991; "Politics and Culture of Europe and America" (responsible editor – A.A. Yarygin), Parts 1–2, 1994, 1996; "Actual problems of general history" (responsible editor – G.F. Gorbashova), 2006, 2007. Since 2012, the yearbook is published under the stamp of the Russian Society of Intellectual History. The main editor is Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of the chair of General History of the Mari State University, Chairman of the Yoshkar-Ola Branch of the Russian Society of intellectual history Galina Viktorovna Rokina.