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Special issue N 1-2019

2018-06-14 08:15:00

Psychology. Journal of the Higher School of Economics plans a special issue on THEORETICAL AND APPLIED ISSUES OF RESEARCH INTO HUMAN ENVIRONMENTS for March, 2019.

This issue will be multi-disciplinarily oriented, and will be open to contributions from various areas of psychology, sociology, philosophy, public health, etc, as long as the research makes a contribution to the theoretical and/or empirical state of the art.

Marketta Kyttä (Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland) and Sofya Nartova-Bochaver (National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia) are guest editors. The submission deadline for abstracts (up to 200 words) is April 30, 2018. The authors will be notified if their proposals have been accepted prior June 30, 2018.

The submission deadline for the papers (based on the accepted abstracts) is September 30, 2018. All proposals and papers should be presented in English. Please email to snartovabochaver@hse.ru and marketta.kytta@aalto.fi However, early submissions will get preference in the review and publication process.

The editors will consider contributions related to the following contexts:

(a) Methodology of a person-environment research: how to assess environmental effects, people’s attitudes toward environment, and environment human interplay?

(b) Environment as a resource for positive health and well-being: security, recreation, restoration, and stimulation.

(c) Gender and age specificity of friendly environments.

(d) Natural environments: how and why to use, develop, and protect them?

(e) Built environments: how and why to design, dwell, and personalize them?


All submissions will go through the usual peer-review process established in Psychology.

Journal of the Higher School of Economics. Conditional on the acceptance of proposals, full papers should be submitted using the online system with an indication that the submission is for the special issue in Psychology. Journal of the Higher School of Economics. Instructions for researchers are available at https://psyjournal.hse.ru/en/guidelines

Should you have any questions regarding the special issue, please feel free to contact us at snartovabochaver@hse.ru and marketta.kytta@aalto.fi.

Psychology. Journal of the Higher School of Economics (ISSN 1813-8918) was established by the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) in 2004 and is administered by the School of Psychology, HSE. Our mission is to promote psychology both as a fundamental and applied science. We provide a platform for the development of new research topics and an agenda for psychological science while integrating international achievements in the field and opening a space for the psychological discussion of current issues that are of concern to individuals and society as a whole.

Psychology. Journal of the Higher School of Economics publishes original papers, review papers, conceptual framework, empirical research and book reviews. The Journal is indexed with EBSCO, Ulrich’s, Russian Science Citation Index (administered by the Web of Science), Cyber Leninka, and ProQuest. Moreover, the Journal is under the indexing process with Scopus (the papers have been already set; the Journal is waiting for the impact-factor).

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