Armenian State Pedagogical University is proud to present the new issue of the WISDOM Journal to the scientific community.
The 1(12) 2019 issue of WISDOM includes ten articles referring to the issues that the main rubrics of the journal cover: “Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Metaphilosophy, Argumentation,” “Social and Political Philosophy,” “History of Philosophy”, “Theory and History of Religion.”
The authors of the articles are representatives of prestigious universities and academic institutions. Three of the articles are written by ASPU lecturers - Doctor of Philology Lalik Khachatryan, Candidates of Philosophy Andranik Stepanyan and Romik Kocharyan.
Faithful to its mission to become a platform for young scientists WISDOM again presents the articles of two PhD students (including the article of Yervand Rumyan who is majoring in Psychology at ASPU). Their works are included in the section Chair of Young Scientist.
In the section “In Memoriam”, the periodical refers to the member of the Editorial Board of the journal WISDOM, late professor Vyacheslav Stepin, with whom the Editorial Board of WISDOM had long-lasting productive scientific cooperation as well as amicable and warm relations.
The Editorial Board of the journal has three new members: Evand¬ro Agazzi - Professor at the Department of Bioethics of the Panamerican University of Mexico City (Mexico), Professor Emeritus of the Universities of Fribourg (Switzerland) and Genoa (Italy), President of the International Academy of Philosophy of Science (Brussels), former President (and now Honorary President) of the International Federation of the Philosophical Societies (FISP) and of the International Institute of Philosophy (Paris); Maria Baghramian - Professor (Ireland), Head of the School of Philosophy at University College Dublin (UCD), Member of the Royal Irish Academy (MRIA), Steering Committee Member of International Federation of the Philosophical Societies (FISP); and Andrei Smirnov - Doctor of Science (in Philosophy), academician, President of Russian Academy of Sciences.
In 2018, WISDOM was included in Scopus abstract and citation database, which was an unprecedented event and great achievement not only for the University but also for the country. WISDOM is included in the list of academic journals acceptable by the Supreme Certifying Commission of the Republic of Armenia for publishing articles encompassing propositions and results of dissertations. It is also registered in 15 peer-reviewed databases: Scientific Indexing Services (SIS), Journal Impact Factor (JIF), Eurasian Scientific Journal Index (ESJI), Scientific Journal Impact Factor (SJIF), International Scientific Indexing (ISI), European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS), Advanced Scientific Index (ASI), eLIBRARY (РИНЦ), EBSCO, CYBERLENINKA, CROSSREF, PHILPAPERS, WORLDCAT Google Scholar.