Historical Materialism (journal)

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Historical Materialism  
Discipline Political science
Language English
Edited by Alex Anievas, Sebastian Budgen, Steve Edwards, Sara Farris, Giorgos Galanis, Juan Grigera, Adam Hanieh, Genevieve LeBaron, Esther Leslie, Matteo Mandarini, Antigoni Memou, Gonso Pozo-Martin, Lucia Pradella, Paul Reynolds, Mary Robertson, Gregory Schwartz, Guido Starosta, Peter Thomas, Alberto Toscano
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 1465-4466 (print)
1569-206X (web)
LCCN sn98018404
OCLC no. 39026496

Historical Materialism is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by Brill Publishers of historical materialism, the study of society, economics, and history using a Marxist approach. The journal started as a project at the London School of Economics from 1995 to 1998. Currently it is hosted by the Faculty of Law and Social Sciences of the London University. Starting from 2008 the journal organizes an annual conference.[1]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted in Political Science Abstracts, Sociological Abstracts, Current Contents/Social and Behavioral Sciences, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts and Humanities Citation Index, and the Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition.[2][3] According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 0.705.[4]


  1. ^ "Historical Materialism – Conferences" Retrieved 2014-05-15.
  2. ^ "Historical Materialism – BRILL". Retrieved 2009-11-02. 
  3. ^ "Master Journal List – Science – Thomson Reuters". Retrieved 2009-11-02. 
  4. ^ "Historical Materialism". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.) (Thomson Reuters). 2013. 

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