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Revue interdisciplinaire de sciences sociales

The purpose of this journal is to support the different ways academic freedom is implemented in the social sciences today. It publishes contributions that create a dialog between different fields of study such as political sociology, economic policy, international relations, or even the sociology of literature and discourse analysis.

Actes de la recherche en sciences sociales

Created in 1975 by Pierre Bourdieu, this journal proved to be a landmark in French-language social science publications. It meets high scientific standards, yet aspires as ardently to confront problems related to current events. The articles published consist of research at various stages of progress.

Actuel Marx

This interdisciplinary journal examines various contemporary trends in Marxist research and encourages new approaches and applications of Marxist theory. It also provides an overview of current research on Marx and Marxism.


This scientific journal of psychoanalysis, psychopathology, and anthropology focuses on adolescence. The very concept of adolescence is understood in close connection with society and how society goes about initiating, framing, and regulating the standards of individualization and the methods for subjectification.

Afrique contemporaine

La revue de l’Afrique et du développement

Edited by the Agence Française de Développement (French Development Agency), the quarterly journal Afrique Contemporaine makes available the analyses and opinions of researchers and specialists on the evolution of the African continent with a view towards sustainable development.

Agora débats/jeunesses

Agora débats/jeunesses is a journal that was created in 1995 at the initiative of the French National Institute for Youth and Community Education (INJEP).

Annales. Histoire, Sciences Sociales

Founded in 1929 by Marc Bloch and Lucien Febvre, the Annales has always sought to transcend its prestigious heritage by continually presenting the most innovative research in the field of history.

Annales de démographie historique

Founded by the Société de Démographie Historique, the journal publishes international research on history of population, family, mobility, and health. It takes into account cultural and national diversities.

Annales de géographie

This journal holds a historic and central position in geographical sciences. It is an indispensible tool for all geographical sciences: the geography of territories, planning, the environment, and social, cultural, economic, political, and geopolitical geographies.

Annales historiques de la Révolution française

This journal publishes new work and previously unpublished documents related to a revolutionary period understood in a broader time and space than simply the French Revolution, allowing it to cover all the revolutionary movements that took place in the world between 1770 and the 1830s.

L’Année balzacienne

Created in 1959 and published by the Groupe d’études balzaciennes, L’Année balzacienne presents studies of Balzac’s works and their context.

L’Année sociologique

Founded by Emile Durkheim, the journal is now inclusive: its sole principle remains the search for accuracy and scientific rigor in social science. It largely publishes contributions on empirical sociological knowledge, and research on social science history. It also includes research regarding the relationship between sociology and other social sciences (history, anthropology, economics, and psychology).


This scientific journal covers the entire spectrum of disciplines in archeometry. It publishes, in English or in French, original work in physics, chemistry, mathematics, geology, biology, paleoecology applied to archaeological research.

Archives d'histoire doctrinale et littéraire du Moyen Âge

This journal is dedicated to medieval studies: literary history and doctrinal history of the Middle Ages. It only publishes research presenting solidly documented new content, unpublished or incompletely published texts based on a firsthand manuscript tradition.

Archives de Philosophie

Recherches et documentation

This journal is not limited to a single subject, even if it favors certain domains: ancient philosophy, the Cartesian moment, German idealism, English philosophy. Current research, including these fields, is connected to other theoretical research on metaphysics, epistemology, “post-modern” perspectives, and the political and moral questions of our time.

Archives de sciences sociales des religions

The journal promotes a comparative perspective, open to all religions and cultural areas. It encourages cooperation among all of the social sciences to shed light on the multiple facets of religious phenomenon.

Archives Juives

This journal is a leading reference for the history of Jews in France and North Africa, mainly in the contemporary era.


This journal has the goal of promoting reflection on societies in the South to gain a better understanding of their contemporary dynamics and to demonstrate their diversity. The transversal nature of the topics examined encompasses texts from a variety of disciplines in the social sciences.

Bulletin de l'Institut Pierre Renouvin

This journal offers a forum for new research stemming from L’École française de l’histoire contemporaine des relations internationales et des mondes étrangers.

Bulletin de psychologie

The editorial independence of this journal and its tenor of openness favor the publication of papers that address the newest research trends in psychology, are innovative, and are not affiliated with any movement.

Cahiers d'économie Politique / Papers in Political Economy

This journal publishes papers on history of economic thought, economic philosophy, but also papers overlapping fields of history of economic thought and contemporary economic theory or economic history.

Cahiers d’études africaines

The journal deals with all subjects related to Africa, from the West Indies to the African populations of the Americas, and favors an anthropological and historical approach.

Cahiers de Gestalt-thérapie

This journal is intended as a place for reflection, confrontation, elaboration, research, and distribution of theoretical, clinical, and practical knowledge of Gestalt therapy. Les Cahiers is the « showcase » of the Collège Européen de Gestalt-thérapie (CEGt)

Les Cahiers de la Shoah

This journal constitutes the seminar’s indispensable editorial relay of the University of Paris I – Sorbonne DEA seminar on the history of the Holocaust. It provides greater distribution to conferences held throughout the preceding academic year which are collected in a thematically coherent issue.

Cahiers du Genre

Examining issues as diverse as work and employment, family, cities, policy, and technology, this journal aims to understand the similarities and differences between the forms taken by gender relations, both between one society and another and between one period in history and another. It favors a multidisciplinary approach that includes international comparisons.

Cahiers du monde russe

Coverage in this journal includes the political, social, economic, and cultural (more particularly literary) history of the Russian Empire from its origins to 1917, the Soviet Union, and the latter’s successor states.

Cahiers Jaurès

This journal publishes a variety of articles on Jean Jaurès (1859–1914), his career, and his work. More generally, it treats the history of the French Third Republic, democratic France, and the socialist movement.

Cahiers Sens public

Since 2008, this journal has been actively involved in debates with the public as concerns the renewal of editorial models. It welcomes original texts and publishes thematic issues based on contemporary subjects.

Les Cahiers Sirice

Journal of contemporary European history, Les Cahiers IRICE presents studies drawn from research led by the working groups of the joint research center Identités, relations internationales et civilisations de l’Europe and by its young researchers.

Le Carnet PSY

This monthly journal examines current therapeutic issues for patients at all stages of life. It gets to the heart of the practical, didactic, and scientific concerns of health care professionals.


Philosophie, Politique, Histoire

This journal examines major changes in modern-day societies from a philosophical viewpoint. It is attentive to current intellectual debates, as well as cultural and editorial news.


This journal features articles in French and English in the various fields of anthropology, without regional or time limitations.


This journal, which focuses on a clinical theme chosen annually, offers reflections on care in mental health facilities and examines clinical practices and the institutional reality of multidisciplinary care.

Cliniques méditerranéennes

This journal publishes papers in the fields of clinical psychology, psychopathology, and psychoanalysis, which refer to the Freudian method. It is devoted to transmitting rigorously conceptualized innovative clinical experiences to the scientific community. The thematic structure of the issues opens the door to other fields: political science, social sciences, anthropology, medicine, and neuroscience.


Women, Gender, History

This French gender history journal is open to interdisciplinary approaches. It encourages submissions from scholars working on the history of women and gender in all parts of the world and in all periods.


A seminal publication for the study of mass communication and semiological analyses in France, the journal publishes original articles by renowned scientists as well as young researchers, with since the eighties a definite socio-anthropological focus, thus opening new paths for research and giving priority to demanding cross-disciplinarity.

Comptabilité - Contrôle - Audit

In its thrice-yearly issues, the journal of the Francophone Accounting Association (AFC) offers fifteen to twenty academic articles covering the fields of accounting, management control, and auditing.


This journal is at the forefront of the connection between psychoanalysis, group, and institution: a new analytical approach to psycho-social processes based on theoretical elaboration and practical implementation.

Corps & Psychisme

With a psychoanalytic orientation but also an interdisciplinary perspective, this journal publishes information, theoretical contributions and field research that have the capacity to provide an original perspective on issues and developments connected to the subjective relationship to the body.

Critique internationale

This quarterly is a comparative social sciences journal that aims to contribute to the political analysis of countries other than France through an interdisciplinary approach.

Culture chiffres

This journal presents quantitative benchmarks on cultural phenomena observed in the fields of study and research at the Department of Surveys, Forecasts, and Statistics (DEPS) of the French Ministry of Culture.

Culture études

This journal presents a summary of the principal research results of the Department of Surveys, Forecasts, and Statistics (DEPS) of the French Ministry of Culture.

Culture méthodes

This journal presents economic and sociologic approaches and methodologies for measuring cultural phenomena. It is published by the Department of Surveys, Forecasts, and Statistics (DEPS) of the French Ministry of Culture.

Culture prospective

Dedicated to the investigation of hypotheses, original associations, and forward-looking research in established fields as well as more experimental areas, this journal is open to research developed by the Department of Surveys, Forecasts, and Statistics (DEPS) of the French Ministry of Culture, but also to outside works.

Cultures & Conflits

Cultures & Conflits analyses different expressions of conflictuality and the socio genesis of the practices of actors in their professional and cultural environments. C&C has developed a research agenda that considers the emergence and transformation of transnational elites, the various processes of securitization, as well as issues concerning war, conflict, migration, refugees and human rights.

Le Débat

Le Débat’s aim is to bring together, through discussion, the contributions of the humanities and social sciences with a thoroughgoing reflection on current affairs and cultural developments.


Devenir is the only European journal dedicated to early childhood development (from 0 to 3 years). It is at the crossroads of many disciplines: obstetrics, perinatal studies, reproductive rights, pediatrics, pediatric psychiatry, psychoanalysis, sociology and ethnology.

Déviance et Société

This journal analyzes standards and deviancy using the most recent research trends with a particular focus on the penal system and criminal offences.


This journal for exchanges between clinical researchers, psychoanalysts, psychologists, and sociologists, focuses on the functioning and transformations of the couple and the family.

Dialogues d’histoire ancienne

The aim of this general journal of ancient history is to offer diverse methodological approaches, catalog new research domains, and welcome research from areas still considered as peripheral.


Diogenes is a peer-reviewed, international and transdisciplinary journal in the humanities. It is published in English, French, Arabic, and Chinese.

Le Divan familial

Faced with changes in the modern family and new types of mental illness encountered by individuals, this psychoanalytical family therapy journal is a place for reflecting on appropriate theoretical and therapeutic practices.

Dix-huitième siècle

This generalist journal is interested in the Enlightenment in all its facets (literature, philosophy, history of science, aesthetics, etc.). Although it mainly brings together research articles, the journal is also addressed to readers drawn to the values and culture of the eighteenth century.

Dix-septième siècle

An interdisciplinary journal published by the Société d’études du XVIIe siècle covering diverse disciplines in seventeenth-century studies: art, history, law, literature, philosophy, science, and religion.

Droit et société

The goal of this journal is to report on research and analysis of law and justice from a perspective that is both multidisciplinary (legal theory and social science in general) and international (quality of its collaborations, treatment of issues).

Ecologie & politique

This journal aims to address major environmental challenges facing societies, while striving to renew social and political reflection brought about by an emergence of multifaceted environmental thought.

Economie & prévision

This scientific journal publishes studies in quantitative methods of applied economy. Its editorial scope covers a wide range of topics, including micro- and macro-economic analyses, international, sectoral, labor market, and environmental risks studies.

L'Économie politique

The primary goal of this journal is to foster public discussion on economic policies. It asks questions about the foundations of the economy as a social reality and as a discourse on society. It also publishes the work of specialists in other subjects insofar as they contribute to clarifying the workings of economics.

Économie rurale

This journal contributes to the scientific discussion of social, political, and economic evolutions of the agricultural and rural world. Under the direction of a pluridisciplinary editorial committee, the journal publishes original articles in economics, sociology, and geography on themes of agriculture, food production, the environment, and regional issues.

Education & didactique

This journal endeavors to publish the contributions of a variety of didactics, some of which are expressly dedicated to a comparative approach, and those that come from the education sciences, philosophy, sociology, psychology, and linguistics, among others, all focused on the realities of education and learning.

Education et sociétés

The purpose of this journal is to create a forum to express, examine, and collect research in the field of the sociology of education in France.

Ela. Études de linguistique appliquée.

This journal presents works relevant to linguistics and its applications. It publishes research, teaching, and informative papers. It promotes access to foreign and native language-cultures.


Prendre la mesure de l’humain

The journal Empan [Taking the Measure of Mankind] is a tool for social action, proposing political, philosophical, literary, and artistic approaches, current theoretical reflections of academicians, and the writings of education, social, and health practitioners.

Enfances & Psy

This journal informs all those working with children and adolescents of theoretical advances and questions in debate. It allows care professionals, teachers, and social workers an opportunity to exchange expertise and share practices.

Les Enjeux de l’information et de la communication

This journal studies the emergence of information and communication devices as they develop and become part of the social fabric.

Entreprendre & Innover

The ambition of this journal is to broadly address the issues of creation, takeovers, transmission, organizational, institutional and social entrepreneurship, and business innovation and growth.

L’Espace géographique

A peer-reviewed, generalist journal with pluralist perspectives, it encourages new developments in geographic research.

Espaces et sociétés

The aim of this international journal is to offer a synthesis arising from multiple disciplinary approaches on the relationship linking societies with their spaces and/or territories.


Founded by Emmanuel Mounier in 1932, this journal orients its readers in contemporary debates and investigates our democratic form of life. A people’s university, it drives a collective of authors to make sense of our global modernity. The journal is independent, cosmopolitan and committed to justice.


This independent journal on psychoanalysis is not affiliated with any existing association or school of psychoanalysis.

Ethnologie française

This publication is one of the leading journals of European anthropology. While continuing to engage with the classic, founding subjects of the discipline, the journal addresses questions of global current affairs: migration, tourism, sports, humanitarian aid, and sexuality. Its anthropology draws as much on French concepts as on Anglo-Saxon ones.


Revue de culture contemporaine

Based on traditional Jesuit thought, the journal promotes reflection on contemporary world issues from a humanist perspective. It features articles from the following fields: international issues, society (politics, ethics, ecology, science, and technology), philosophical essays, religion, art, and literature.

Études anglaises

This journal welcomes the work of French and foreign Anglicists and also publishes papers on linguistics and civilization. It contributes to a permanent rejuvenation of knowledge and constitutes a first-rate study and research tool for all Anglicists.

Études de communication

This journal welcomes original empirical, theoretical and epistemological contributions on all aspects of information and communication science: media and new media studies, analysis of different forms and types of communication and mediation, analysis of cultural industries, and research on knowledge organization, digital culture, and information practices.

Les Études philosophiques

This journal is dedicated to a dual vocation: a strong foundation in philosophical tradition and an open-mindedness to current developments of philosophy in the making. The principal field of publication is the history of philosophy, which it covers through studies on historic and contemporary authors, texts, questions and themes.

Etudes rurales

Founded in 1961 by Georges Duby, Daniel Faucher, and Isac Chiva, Études Rurales offers a multidisciplinary exploration of the agrarian societies of the world, along with their relations to the environment and to the land.

Extrême-Orient Extrême-Occident

This journal is devoted to a single theme or a central question dealing with Chinese civilization and its cultural sphere of influence (China, Korea, Japan, Vietnam). It publishes journals in French and English.

Figures de la psychanalyse

This journal presents research informed by Freud and Lacan, with Anglo-Saxon clinical contributions. Influenced by the style of Maud Mannoni, it searches out the liveliest clinical issues to further our understanding of the lessons analysis teaches.


Finance is the academic journal of the French Finance Association. The scientific domain of the journal includes all aspects of finance: management as financial modeling or econometrics, finance in national and international markets, corporate finance, and financial institutions.


Cahiers scientifiques internationaux Réseaux et territoires

This international scientific quarterly on networks and territories provides original scientific contributions in the field of networks (public transportation, road networks, water supply and sanitation, energy, telecommunications) and focuses on the ways in which networks are designed, regulated, and operated, as well as their relationships with the areas they serve.

Formation emploi

This journal targets anyone interested in the relationship between training, work, and employment: researchers, decision makers, teachers, stakeholders. It is open to approaches from multiple disciplines: sociology, economics, management and psychology.


This journal aims to understand contemporary societies by shedding light on their historicity, describe the processes that shaped them, and contribute to the history of knowledge in the social sciences.

Géographie, économie, société

Conceived of as a means of understanding and analyzing the evolution of contemporary societies, this multidisciplinary journal provides an original contribution to the field of economic geography and land-use planning.


This journal contributes to the development of Gestalt therapy, its theory, and its applications.

Gouvernement et action publique

This journal is defined by its subject – governmental activities taken in the broadest sense, the transformations of executive power and administrations, and the management of public action.

Guerres mondiales et conflits contemporains

This scientific journal began by publishing research work from many countries on the origins of Second World War, policies, strategies, and battles of the warring nations, then expanded its field of research to include the periods leading up to and following this conflict, thereby affirming its international scope. It covers all twentieth century conflicts.


Revue de géographie et de géopolitique

A journal of geography and geopolitics that focuses on the analysis of power rivalries in specific territories (a country or regional geographical area) that give rise to conflict and contradictory representations of various protagonists.

Histoire & mesure

This journal publishes articles that go beyond divisions of discipline and chronology to focus on history and measurement. Through mutual consideration of sources and methods, contributions and limitations, and the history of our statistical tools, the journal actively contributes to the progress of historical research.

Histoire & Sociétés Rurales

Without geographic or chronological limitations, this journal seeks to expand the traditional horizons of historical research and to debate methods and assessments of rural society from the Neolithic Period to the beginning of the 21st century.

Histoire de l’éducation

This journal is dedicated to the history of teaching and education in France and elsewhere.

Histoire urbaine

This journal publishes research that assists in the understanding of urban history in France and the world. It welcomes the work of French and foreign academicians of any discipline, and chronologic or geographic focus that treats the historicity and other aspects of urban reality: economic, social, political, and cultural.


This anthropological journal combines theoretical texts, critical essays, and ethnographic studies in an effort to understand both what is near and far away, to report on new findings, to reevaluate the traditional domains of anthropology, and to present new methods of investigating social and cultural facts.

L'Homme et la société

This international journal covering social science research and synthesis has always asserted its very broad epistemological ambitions.


This journal publishes works produced as part of the Ph.D studies program in history at the University of Paris I.

L'information littéraire

For more than fifty years, this journal has pursued the same goal: providing a discussion tool that offers summaries and presents recent and continuing research works in Greek, Latin, and French literature.

Informations sociales

Created in 1946, this journal is published by the French National Family Allowance Fund (Caisse nationale des allocations familiales) as a tool for reflection for social workers and a place for synthesis and debate for researchers and decision makers.


This journal is devoted to promoting a debate on innovation, both theoretical and empirical. It is keen to promote a multidisciplinary approach and methodology which illustrate firms' technological opportunities, organizational strategies and integrated management of research and development projects, marketing and finance.

Le journal de l'école de Paris du management

This journal publishes articles from discussions regarding management in all forms of organisations, organised by the École de Paris du management. A speaker, practitioner or researcher is invited to talk about his or her professional experience or work.

Journal de la psychanalyse de l'enfant

The journal provides a forum for psychoanalysts and psychotherapists who strive to help suffering children, their parents, and the institutional teams responsible for them through careful exploration of the children’s inner world.

Journal de la Société des Océanistes

This multidisciplinary journal is the only European journal dealing with Oceania. It publishes any scientific paper on Oceania relating to the past and present situations of the populations of these islands.

Journal of International Mobility

This journal brings together scientific papers on all aspects of personal mobility in terms of education, higher education and vocational training, in Europe and worldwide. It aims to contribute to a better understanding of the conditions and the impact of mobility.

Langage et société

The publication contributes to the international development of the disciplines of sociolinguistics and discourse analysis. It has acquired international renown due both to its authors, more than half of whom are from countries other than France, and its readers who hail from all over the world.

La linguistique

A journal with a functionalist perspective, it is open to debate ideas and different points of view whether in the field of epistemology or in the description and explanation of linguistics. The research focuses on the most diverse languages and applies to all areas within the discipline.


The goal of this journal is to represent the wealth and diversity of management research at the international level. Articles published may use quantitative or qualitative approaches and may tackle conceptual or methodological questions, but must provide a substantive contribution on the theoretical or empirical level.

Matériaux pour l’histoire de notre temps

Since 1985, this journal has published articles written by specialists dealing with the main areas covered by the Bibliothèque de documentation internationale contemporaine (BDIC) which specializes in 20th- to 21st-century contemporary history: world wars and conflicts, international relations, decolonization and migration, and social history.


This journal means to remain a meeting place for medievalists of different generations and backgrounds. It presents points of view on recurring themes and studies from varied disciplines. It opens our curiosity and renews our knowledge of the Middle Ages.


Transmettre pour innover

The aim of mediology is to understand the transfer of a piece of information over time, how a break in our methods of transmission and transportation causes a change in mentalities and behaviors.

Mil neuf cent. Revue d'histoire intellectuelle

This journal seeks to explore intellectual history in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and the ways ideas circulated – in journals, during symposiums, in letters, through inquiries and controversies. This journal is also a privileged forum for the study of George Sorel’s works and intellectual legacy.

Mondes en développement

A French-Belgian journal founded in 1973 by François Perroux (Collège de France), Mondes en développement publishes contributions in French and English for an international audience.

Mots. Les langages du politique

This journal falls within the scope of an interdisciplinary perspective between Language Sciences, Political Science, and Information and Communication Sciences.

Le Mouvement Social

This journal addresses recent developments in social history.


des idées et des luttes

The aim of Mouvements is to become a counter-hegemonic space for social, cultural, and political debate for a discerning and critical left.

Le Moyen Age

Revue d’histoire et de philologie

This journal is dedicated to medieval studies: history and ancillary sciences, on the one hand, literary history and philology of the Middle Ages, on the other.


This transnational French journal relates to politics, art, and philosophy. At the intersect between social activism, policy, and theory, Multitudes analyses new forms of mobilization in the age of cognitive capitalism, focusing on digital cultures, intellectual property, guaranteed income, changes in working conditions, the ethics of care, political ecology, postcolonial theory, cities, and media activism. Artistic contributions round off the work by researchers.

Napoleonica. La Revue

This international scholarly online history journal on First and Second Empire subjects is published by the Fondation Napoléon.

Natures Sciences Sociétés

This journal publishes articles dealing with all aspects of the relationship between man and nature, including human nature. This may include representations of nature, its use, its transformation due to the biological, physical and chemical processes on which human life depends.


The aim of the journal Négociations is to examine negotiation in all its various aspects, by promoting disciplinary confrontation and by bringing together several traditions of research.

Notes du conseil d’analyse économique

The French Conseil d’analyse économique (Council of Economic Analysis) is an independent, non partisan advisory body reporting to the French Prime Minister. This Council is meant to shed light upon economic policy issues, especially at an early stage, before government policy is defined.

Nouvelle revue de psychosociologie

Created by the founders of psychosociology, this international journal examines the interplay between the social sphere, human behavior, and the psyche. It presents theoretical thought as well as actions carried out in institutions and in various social environments.

Nouvelle revue d’esthétique

This journal is a forum for interdisciplinary debate on aesthetics and the philosophy of art.


Revue de sciences sociales sur la démocratie et la citoyenneté

This interdisciplinary journal brings together perspectives and contributions on the common topic of public participation in collective decision-making within contemporary democracies, without restriction to any single theoretical or methodological approach.

Philosophia Scientiæ

This journal is dedicated to analytic philosophy, epistemology, and history and philosophy of science. It is particularly concerned with topics arising in mathematics, physics, and logic, but is open to contributions from all scientific fields.

Le philosophoire

Laboratoire de philosophie

Le Philosophoire is an independent and pluralist journal of general philosophy. It encourages philosophical problematization and gives priority to research in which the history of philosophy is a means and not an end.

Pôle Sud

This biannual political science journal publishes studies and research work on Southern Europe as a geographic region by scholars from multiple fields, following an exacting multidisciplinary approach.

Politique étrangère

Created in 1936, Politique étrangère is the oldest French journal of debate and analysis on major political, economic, and security issues affecting international relations. It is published by the Institut français des relations internationales (IFRI), France’s leading think tank.

Politique européenne

This peer-reviewed journal is devoted to European studies (public policies, international relations, political sociology, and political theory). It is the leading journal for political scientists in the francophone academic field and for actors of the European Union. It publishes thematic special issues or “Varia” in French or English.


Politix is a social sciences journal with a multidisciplinary approach to political phenomena. It is open to works in political science as well as in sociology, anthropology, and history.


Population welcomes original contributions from researchers in demography and associated disciplines.

Population & Avenir

The purpose of this journal on populations and territories is to provide a greater understanding of the realities and changes taking place in France, Europe, and throughout the world seen in the revealing light of demography and population geography.


Revue française d’études constitutionnelles et politiques

The wide variety of topics in this journal offers the most recent analyses of institutions and their domains from the point of view of political science or law in countries other than France. The journal seeks to expand and promulgate our knowledge of the centers of power.

La psychiatrie de l’enfant

The oldest psychoanalytical journal dedicated to children and adolescents continues an exploration of the human psyche by appealing to authors from all countries and schools of thought.

Psychologie clinique et projective

The official journal of the Société du Rorschach et des Méthodes Projectives de Langue Française provides new clinical, theoretical, and methodological perspectives on normal and pathological psychic functioning to practitioners and doctoral students.


This journal provides access to the entire scope of psychotherapy. It publishes original theoretical papers, clinical and practical contributions, and debates on theories that underlie diverse approaches: psychoanalysis, communication, phenomenology, critiques and bibliographies.

Raisons politiques

This journal of political theory deals with analytical philosophy, normative theory, social theory, and the history of ideas.

Recherche & formation

This journal enables recent research, experiments, innovations, publications, and events in the field of education to be made known.

Recherches de Science Religieuse

This is a scientific and academic quarterly for researchers in religion, history and philosophy of religions, and theology; and for all curious, inquiring minds who want more than superficial answers to their questions.

Recherches économiques de Louvain

This journal is edited by members of the Department of Economics of the Catholic University of Louvain. It publishes peer reviewed articles, theoretical and empirical, in the main fields of economics.

Recherches familiales

This multidisciplinary scientific journal publishes papers on family-related topics.

Recherches linguistiques de Vincennes

This journal publishes works relating to the various subfields of theoretical and formal linguistics: phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, psycholinguistics, typology, and poetics. As of issue No. 40, articles are by default published in English.

Recherches sur Diderot et sur l’Encyclopédie

This journal is dedicated exclusively to Diderot, one of the greatest writers and thinkers of the eighteenth century, and to the Encyclopédie, the intellectual monument of the Enlightenment, which he directed for almost 25 years.

Reflets et perspectives de la vie économique

This journal is dedicated to political economy in the broadest sense. It focuses on Belgium while including European and international perspectives.

Regards croisés sur l'économie

This journal turns to the best experts on economic and social issues. It seeks different points of view, different methodological perspectives, and different disciplines in order to give its readers the keys to understand major contemporary issues and form an enlightened personal opinion about them.

Regards sur l’économie allemande

This journal provides an ongoing consideration of the structural changes that affect the German economy with respect to European integration and globalization.

Relations internationales

This journal dedicated to contemporary international history is published by the Institut d’Histoire des Relations Internationales Contemporaines, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, and the Institut Pierre Renouvin (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne).


This journal is dedicated to theoretical and methodological questions, as well as empirical work on various topics related to the media or information and communication technologies.

Retraite et société

Retraite et Société is a multidisciplinary journal published three times a year. The journal accepts papers on subjects from a number of disciplines (sociology, economics, demography, law, anthropology, etc.) that relate to ageing workers, the transition to retirement and growing old.

Revue archéologique

Initially devoted primarily to archeology in France, including the medieval period, over time the journal came to focus on Classical antiquity: Greece and the Roman or Gallo-Roman world, but also the peripheral civilizations of Iberia, Etruscan Italy, Anatolia, and Central Asia.

Revue d'anthropologie des connaissances

This journal encourages studies on the conditions of production, use, transmission and mobilization of knowledge as discourses, practices and material infrastructures. It publishes articles that contribute to theoretical or empirical investigations about knowledge in society from various disciplines in the social sciences and humanities.

Revue d’assyriologie et d’archéologie orientale

This is the oldest surviving journal in the field of Cuneiform epigraphy and, more broadly, of the history and archeology of the pre-classical Near East. A balance between periods and approaches is ensured so as to fulfill the discipline’s interest in the preservation of “generalist” journals.

Revue d’économie du développement

The Revue d’Économie du Développement presents economic analyses applied to international development and international relations, and is a venue for scientific exchange on essential economic issues in international economic development.

Revue d'économie industrielle

This journal presents the latest work by industrial economists, combining theoretical analysis with descriptions of various economic realities.

Revue d’éthique et de théologie morale

This journal proposes texts that consider ethical issues and give its readers a head start on contemporary questions and debates on ethics, bioethics, morality, theology, philosophy, and the humanities.

Revue d’histoire du XIXe siècle

This journal specializes in all aspects of nineteenth-century studies on a global scale. It encourages interdisciplinary exchanges, dialogue with foreign historiographies, and gives preference to emerging topics and approaches.

Revue d’histoire littéraire de la France

Unique among literary journals, most of which are highly specialized, it covers the entire field of French and Francophone literature (with the exception of the Middle Ages) providing an important resource for academics around the world.

Revue d’histoire moderne et contemporaine

A space for dialogue and debate, this leading historical international journal takes stock of current challenges and progress in historiography. It specializes in the on-going dialogue that it has established between early modern and modern periods (defined as the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries).

Revue d’histoire des sciences

Oriented toward a conceptual history of the sciences and the study of scientific content, this publication is the only French journal that covers all scientific periods and disciplines

Revue de l’histoire des religions

This journal, whose editorial board is based at the Collège de France, is open to a breadth of contributions, be they French or foreign. Its field of study covers all forms of religious data, including both discourse and experience, from early to modern times, in all latitudes.

Revue de la BNF

This journal showcases the encyclopedic collections of the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BNF) and the variety of approaches they elicit.

Revue de l’Entrepreneuriat

The purpose of this journal is to promote knowledge creation in the field of entrepreneurship and to foster the development of this phenomenon and the progress of entrepreneurial practices. The journal welcomes all disciplinary perspectives (management, economy, sociology, anthropology, geography, history, ethnography), multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary or cross-disciplinary related to entrepreneurship.

Revue de littérature comparée

Founded in 1921, this journal is one of the first periodical publications devoted to Comparative Literature, a discipline that essentially studies the relationships between literature and culture, the relationships between literature and art, poetry, and literary theory.

Revue de métaphysique et de morale

Generally considered to be a publication of reference, the journal has continually published articles at the cutting edge of philosophical research from the best national and international specialists. It deals with all topics with an overarching perspective without taking the side of any particular school of thought.

Revue de philologie, de littérature et d'histoire anciennes

This journal explores Greek, Etruscan, Italian, and Latin philology (linguistics, lexicology, transmission and publication of texts, literary history, stylistics) and history of the Greco-Roman world.

Revue de philosophie économique

This journal intends to contribute to the structure of the field of economic philosophy by supporting the development and distribution of fundamental and applied research in the field and to consolidate its recognition within the scientific division of labor.

Revue de psychothérapie psychanalytique de groupe

This journal of psychoanalysis focuses on the life and functioning of groups, the theoretical and clinical study of which is continuously evolving.

Revue des sciences philosophiques et théologiques

Since its inception in 1907 by French Dominicans, this journal has been intended for university researchers and scholars in the disciplines of philosophy and theology.

Revue du MAUSS

Mouvement anti-utilitariste dans les sciences sociales

This journal is dedicated to MAUSS [Anti-Utilitarian Movement in the Social Sciences]. MAUSS wagers on the possibility of renewing and extending the main innovation of The Gift by Marcel Mauss in the context of “the gift-paradigm,” and using it as a basis for a general social theory.

Revue économique

The Revue Économique aims to offer as much visibility as possible to all points of view in economic analysis.

Revue européenne des migrations internationales

REMI aims to publish both empirical and theoretical research work on different subjects which take into account international migration and inter-ethnic relationships. While it favors the geographical area of Europe, the journal is open to other areas and other migratory systems throughout the world.

Revue européenne des sciences sociales

This journal promotes interdisciplinary and pluralist research in the social sciences. It provides a privileged publication channel for the history of economic and sociological thought and theoretical reflection.

Revue française d’administration publique

The intention of this journal is to provide a discussion area for the field of public administration and public policies, in particular in their comparative and European dimensions.

Revue française de droit constitutionnel

Through studies and columns, the journal highlights the most dynamic aspects of constitutional law in France, Europe, and the world. It documents legal opinions, decisions of the courts, case law and institutions.

Revue française de linguistique appliquée

RFLA is an international and interdisciplinary peer-reviewed journal in the broad field of applied linguistics. The journal is open to all areas of research involving the application of linguistics and seeks to give an up-to-date and varied account of current issues in applied linguistics.

Revue française de pédagogie

This leading publication for education research in the French-speaking world addresses issues with a broad perspective that is open to diverse approaches and to contributions from multiple disciplines, including psychology, sociology, philosophy, history, and education.

Revue française de psychanalyse

Founded under the patronage of Prof. Sigmund Freud, the leading international French journal of psychoanalysis has participated in all the great debates in the field of psychoanalysis and now offers a place for debates and reassessment of many clinical and metapsychological issues.

Revue française de psychosomatique

This journal provides a forum for research, reflection, and debate on the primary disciplines of psychosomatics.

Revue française de science politique

This journal is a primary scholarly reference point in political science, both in France and across the world.

Revue Française de Socio-Économie

La Revue française de socio-économie is a generalist academic journal. It focuses on economics and economic practices, which it examines through the various fields of social-science research: sociology, anthropology, history, management, and institutional economics.

Revue française de sociologie

This journal aims to disseminate high-quality French sociological studies while at the same time welcoming diverse theoretical and methodological trends. It intends to show the importance of sociological studies to knowledge about the social world.

Revue française des affaires sociales

This thematic journal covering the fields of health and society is under the editorial responsibility of the Direction de la recherche, des études, de l’évaluation, et des statistiques or DREES (a directorate of the central administration of the health and social Ministries).

Revue française d’études américaines

This quarterly journal founded in 1976 sets out to analyze a large spectrum of issues in the field of North American Studies (literature, arts, humanities, social sciences). Each issue is thematic, but it may also include non-thematic articles, bibliographic and review articles, or interviews.

Revue historique

The journal’s identity is based on a methodical treatment of sources and an appeal to the humanities and social sciences, bringing a renewal to historical approaches and passing on acquired knowledge and recent research in the field of history.

Revue internationale de droit pénal

The International Review of Penal Law covers general theory and criminal philosophy, general criminal law, and specific penal provisions, criminal procedure, and international criminal law from an international and comparative perspective.

Revue internationale d’intelligence économique

The goal of this journal is to assist organizations in better understanding global risk and to provide a lasting competitive advantage by participating in the dissemination of economic intelligence (business intelligence, communication, risk management and the economic security of companies and governments).

Revue internationale de droit économique

This interdisciplinary journal focuses on French and international economic law in all its specialties and as a whole. Thanks to the plurality of its theoretical and practical approaches, it is a forum for legal scholars, public and private law specialists, economists, researchers and practitioners.

La revue internationale de l’éducation familiale

RIEF is the only francophone scientific journal that exclusively publishes research in the field of education within the family and socio-educational interventions for families.

Revue internationale de philosophie

This journal is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past. Yet it also deals with important contemporary issues and the essential questions that have served as a constant source of inspiration to the field of philosophy.

Revue internationale de politique comparée

Comparative politics helps distinguish what is attributable to general behavior, and what to unique national characteristics. In this way it offers decision-makers a stable foundation for developing policies.

Revue internationale de psychologie sociale

The International Review of Social Psychology (IRSP) publishes literature reviews, theoretical notes, and empirical research in all areas of social psychology. This journal was created to reflect research advances in a field where theoretical and fundamental questions inevitably convey social significance and implications.

Revue internationale de soins palliatifs

Independent, with no political or religious attachments and concerned with ethics and making the most of the time left to be lived, this journal is dedicated to palliative care. It treats all aspects of caring for patients with serious illnesses.

Revue internationale et stratégique

This journal pursues the double objective of circulating knowledge within an educational forum and enriching the intellectual debate on international relations and strategic issues. Its goal is to give meaning to international events by comparing ideas and through contributions from researchers and policy-makers.

Revue philosophique de la France et de l’étranger

Created by Théodule Ribot in 1876 and published without interruption ever since, Revue philosophique is the oldest French academic journal in philosophy.

Revue Projet

Éclairer l’avenir

Created in 1907 by the Jesuits, Revue Projet is an accessible and rigorous forum for debate between scholars, community activists, and those seeking meaning in life. It addresses the concerns of the most vulnerable, the planet, the vitality of the democratic system, and economic and social stability.

Revue Tiers Monde

This journal publishes the results of research on development. Interdisciplinary and international, with articles on economics, sociology, and other social science disciplines, it constitutes an essential tool for reflection and for analysis in the increasingly crucial area of global change.

Rives méditerranéennes

This thematic journal focuses on the historical and geographic knowledge of the contemporary Mediterranean world. It aspires to reflect on the Mediterranean as a “workshop” of history and memory over long periods, as the process of emergence of a space and as a capital of experiences and individual strategies.

Santé Publique

This journal aims to support research in public health, to assist in the sharing of knowledge between scholars and field workers, and to facilitate the practical exchanges between professionals.


This journal promotes the production, evaluation and discussion of summaries and results of scientific work carried out in the field of adult education.

Savoirs et clinique

This psychoanalysis journal is guided by the teachings of Lacan and the study of Freud. The plural aspect of this journal lies in the various types of knowledge reviewed for didactic purposes and to fulfill a dual mission of transmitting and interpreting.


For more than 20 years, Sociétés has become an echo of discussions on the epistemology of the social sciences, and of the interrogation of emerging fields and related phenomena. The objective of this journal is to render themes related to the capturing of contemporary imaginations more visible and focus attention on the effects of everyday life.

Sociétés contemporaines

This multidisciplinary social sciences journal is an instrument for publishing the results of social science research. It addresses all those interested in thinking about today’s societies and how they change.

Sociétés & Représentations

Plural in its subject matter and pluralist with respect to suggested approaches, this transdisciplinary journal wants to be open to questions encountered by contemporary society in the familiarity of its forms while participating in a renewed way of thinking.


This general journal does not represent a specific school of thought or methodology. It favors a pluralistic approach to the discipline. It is open to other related disciplines interested in discussing sociological concepts and subjects.

Sociologies pratiques

This journal is dedicated to applied sociology. It seeks a balance between academic and professional worlds, between comprehension and action, while taking a clear sociological perspective to understand social change.


Revue internationale des sciences du sport et de l'éducation physique

STAPS, acronym for Sciences et techniques des activités physiques et sportives (Science and Techniques in Sports and Physical Activity), is published through an initiative of the Association francophone pour la recherche en activités physiques et sportives (AFRAPS – Francophone Association for Research on Sports and Physical Activity). International and multidisciplinary, STAPS is a major French-language scientific journal about sport and physical education in the field of human and social sciences.

Le Télémaque

This journal aims to use philosophy as a point of departure, but in a multidisciplinary context involving all the other social sciences, in order to analyze and problematize the major questions—ethical, political, theoretical, and educational—that are being discussed in the fields of education and training.

Terrains & travaux

This journal means to promote the publication of original work based on a survey approach and to provide a publication space for studies undertaken by a new generation of academics, particularly in sociology, but also history, political science, ethnology, and economics.

Thérapie Familiale

This journal provides a reference intended for professionals in the psycho-medico-social field and is based on systemic epistemology. The journal’s audience includes psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, educators, and anyone whose professional practice, consideration, or research is confronted by the evolving complexity of human systems.

Travail, genre et sociétés

This international and multidisciplinary journal studies the difference between men and women in the workplace and the role of women in society more broadly. Gender is not a specialized area of research but a frame through which to interpret the social world.

Le travail humain

This bilingual and multidisciplinary journal of human factors publishes original articles in French or English that are pertinent to the study of work, particularly in the following fields: ergonomics, ergonomic physiology and psychology, man-man cooperation and man-machine cooperation, work and organizational psychology, training, human reliability and safety, work psychology, and methodology.

Les Tribunes de la santé


An independent, multidisciplinary, and forward-looking journal of health and health insurance.

Vingtième Siècle. Revue d’histoire

This history journal focuses on contemporary history dating from the Dreyfus Affair to the present day, and examines the relationship between past and present.

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The French journal of popular music studies

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