The Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia is an open access international scientific journal of the “Petru Maior” Faculty of Sciences and Letters of "George Emil Palade" University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Târgu Mureș which is published by the University Press.
Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia represents, in a new form, the journal Studia Universitatis Petru Maior. Series Historia. The change, in tittle, was determined by the merge of two of the most prestigious Romanian universities: “Petru Maior” University of Târgu Mureș and University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Târgu Mureș. Thus, the editorial board of Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia will preserve the tradition of Studia Universitatis Petru Maior. Series Historia which was published regularly since 2001. Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia publishes high-quality articles on various subjects related to historical research on Ancient, Medieval, Modern and Contemporary periods. Each issue includes articles based on original research ordered according to chronological and thematic criteria. They also include scientific reviews to the most recent editorial projects published by national and foreign historians. The journal publishes articles in English aiming to enlarge the access of the international academic community to the scientific research conducted by the Romanian historians. The journal also welcomes foreign historians to share their latest research with the Romanian academic community. This perspective motivates the editorial staff to permanently improve the quality of the journal.
The Aims and scope of Acta Marisiesis Seria Historia’s main objectives are:
to disseminate, at national and international level, the scientific research of Romanian historians;
to encourage the publication of the most recent results of the scientific research by foreign scholars;
to create a scientific media for an interdisciplinary dialogue between history and other social sciences;
to stimulate the scientific debates in historical writing;
to provide an appropriate environment for the affirmation of young researchers, such as PhD candidates.
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Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia publishes studies, articles and reviews with a scientific value in the historical field.
Due to its scientific character, the editors of Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia invite submission of articles respecting the national and international academic evaluation standards. We welcome articles based on original empirical research as well as reflections on conceptual, theoretical, and methodological issues in national and universal history. We also encourage authors to submit to the journal reviews of recent books on a critical basis. Given the journal’s broad contributors and readership and increasingly transnational direction, we also encourage reflection on the wider implications of each study.
The editors of the journal invite submission of article written in the following languages: English, French, Italian and Romanian. Although the editorial staff provides the grammar review of the articles, we highly recommend our contributors to check the grammar and the spelling of their manuscripts before submitting them to the journal. See pdf file - Instructions for Authors.
The peer review process is designed to assess the validity, quality and the originality of articles for publication. Its purpose is to maintain the integrity of science by filtering out invalid or poor quality articles.
Acta Marisiensis Seria Historia uses double-blind peer review, which means that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa, throughout the review process. For further information see pdf file - The peer review procedure.
Open Access Statement
The journal is an Open Access journal that allows a free unlimited access to all its contents without any restrictions upon publication to all users.
Editor-in-Chief Corina Teodor, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia
Managing Editors Georgeta Fodor, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia Maria Tãtar-Dan, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia
Editorial Advisory Board Ioan-Aurel Pop, The Romanian Academy, Romania Mihai Bărbulescu, The Romanian Academy, Romania Keith Hitchins, The Romanian Academy, USA Antonello Biagini, Unitelma Sapienza University of Rome, Italy Gheorghe Cojocaru, State University of Moldavia, Moldavia Giovanna Motta, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy Marisa de Andrade, The University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom Helena da Silva, The NOVA University of Lisbon, Portugal
Editors Alessandro Vagnini, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy Alessandro Boccolini, Tuscia University, Viterbo, Italy Vasile Dobrescu, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia Fábián István, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia
Technical Editors Georgeta Fodor, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia Maria Tătar-Dan, George Emil Palade University of Medicine, Pharmacy, Sciences and Technology of Targu Mures, Romannia
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