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.

Publisher: 
Sage Publishing
ISSN (print): 
0952-6951
ISSN (online): 
1461-720X

Latest articles

Volume 27 (5)

Valedictory editorial
Good, J. M. M., vol. 27 (5): 3-5
Foucault and Soviet biopolitics
Prozorov, S., vol. 27 (5): 6-25
The domestication of Foucault: Government, critique, war
Allen, A., Goddard, R., vol. 27 (5): 26-53
From phrenology to the laboratory: Physiological psychology and the institution of science in Britain (c.1830-80)
Quick, T., vol. 27 (5): 54-73
Imprimi potest: Roman Catholic censoring of psychology and psychoanalysis in the early 20th century
Kugelmann, R., vol. 27 (5): 74-90
The emergence and development of psychopathy
Horley, J., vol. 27 (5): 91-110
Revisiting early sociological studies on addiction: Interactions with collectives
Chen, J.-s., vol. 27 (5): 111-125
Quantifying the quiet epidemic: Diagnosing dementia in late 20th-century Britain
Wilson, D., vol. 27 (5): 126-146
The pitfalls of bombast: A response to Stephen Dunne's 'Figurational sociology and the rhetoric of post-philosophy'
Kilminster, R., vol. 27 (5): 147-150
Response to Kilminster: Figurational sociology without the sophistry
Dunne, S., vol. 27 (5): 151-154

Volume 27 (4)

On relations between ethnology and psychology in historical context
Jahoda, G., vol. 27 (4): 3-21
The mental test as a boundary object in early-20th-century Russian child science
Byford, A., vol. 27 (4): 22-58
'Blind' to the obvious: Wittgenstein and Kohler on the obvious and the hidden
Dinishak, J., vol. 27 (4): 59-76
Reflections on the ruins of Athens and Rome: Derrida and Simmel on temporality, life and death
Hancock, B. H., Garner, R., vol. 27 (4): 77-97
Constructing a social subject: Autism and human sociality in the 1980s
Hollin, G., vol. 27 (4): 98-115
The growth and the stagnation of work stress: Publication trends and scientific representations 1960-2011
Vaananen, A., Murray, M., Kuokkanen, A., vol. 27 (4): 116-138
White psychologists only: The rise and fall of the Psychological Institute of the Republic of South Africa
Long, W., vol. 27 (4): 139-154
Book review: History and Psyche: Culture, Psychoanalysis and the Past
Barham, P., vol. 27 (4): 155-160
Book review: Gentlemen's Disagreement: Alfred Kinsey, Lewis Terman, and the Sexual Politics of Smart Men
Wake, N., vol. 27 (4): 161-166

Volume 27 (3)

'Human beings in the round': Towards a general theory of the human sciences
Gabriel, N., Kaspersen, L. B., vol. 27 (3): 3-19