Czech Historical Review

ISSN 0862-6111 (Print); 2570-9208 (On-line)

Český časopis historický/The Czech Historical Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Institute of History of the CAS. Since its inception in 1895, it has been the journal of record for the historical profession in Czech lands. The journal invites papers presenting original research from all major areas of historical science. While it publishes mainly on Czech and Central European history, its scope is also open to other world regions. The journal serves as a forum for interdisciplinary topics and theoretical and methodological reflection. It devotes a considerable amount of space to an overview of the latest scholarly production in the form of book reviews and reports. It brings together different approaches and opinions from a diverse range of historians from various generations.

Český časopis historický/The Czech Historical Review is an open access journal and its content is available free of charge. It is published four times a year in print and online.

The journal is indexed in the Scopus, ERIH PLUS, Recensio and EBSCO international databases. The content of the issues can be accessed via the online platform H-Soz-u-Kult, with abstracts of papers available in the CEJSH database.

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The journal can be purchased directly from the Institute of History of the Czech Academy of Sciences (Prosecká 809/76, 190 00 Praha 9 – Prosek; or through our e-shop

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Institute of History of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Prosecká 809/76
190 00 Praha 9

tel.: +420 225 443 337

Scientific Board

Václav Bůžek (Faculty of Arts, University of South Bohemia, České Budějovice), Eva Doležalová (Institute of History of the CAS, Prague), Michaela Hrubá (Faculty of Arts, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University, Ústí nad Labem), Milan Hlavačka (Institute of History of the CAS, Prague), Jiří Hutečka (Philosophical Faculty, University of Hradec Králové), Tomáš Knoz (Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno), Kateřina Králová (Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague), Jaroslav Pánek (Institute of History of the CAS, Prague), Jiří Pešek (Faculty of Humanities, Charles University, Prague), Martin Pelc (Faculty of Philosophy and Science, Silesian University, Opava), Anna Pumprová (Faculty of Arts, University of Ostrava), Matěj Spurný (Institute of Contemporary History of the CAS, Prague), Zdeňka Stoklásková (Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Brno), Lucie Storchová (Institute of Philosophy of the CAS, Prague), Drahomír Suchánek (Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague), Petr Vorel (Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, University of Pardubice)

International Scientific Board

Hugh L. Agnew (George Washington University), Joachim Bahlcke (Universität Stuttgart), Ewa Domańska (Uniwersytet Poznań/Stanford University), Katrin Keller (Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften Wien), Ji-Hyun Lim (Sogang University, Seoul), Daniela Koleva (Sofia University), Piotr M. Majewski (Uniwersytet Warszawski), Susanne Rau (Universität Erfurt), Taku Shinohara (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies), Alain Soubigou (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne), Katalin Szende (CEU Budapest), Juraj Šedivý (Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave), Kimberly E. Zarecor (Iowa State University)