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Institute of Europe of Russian Academy of Sciences

Institute of Europe RAS
11-3 , Mokhovaya street, 125993, Moscow, Russia
Phone.: (495) 692-27-20,

General Information for Authors

Contemporary Europe is academic journal founded in 2000 by Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences. Contemporary Europe is a member of Russian Science Index ( The page of the journal in Science Index:

The journal published quarterly since 2000 under auspices of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Editorial board and editorial staff consider themselves as a mirror of contemporary Russian political, economical and social sciences in general, we eager to reflect in the journals pages current level of Russian-European relations, European Studies in Russia and European Union.

 Contemporary Europe focused on the problems of relations and cooperation between Russia and European Union, economical, political, cultural, religious situation in Russia and European countries.

Contemporary Europe have managed to occupy a leading place in the community of experts on European Studies. Among our authors and members of Editorial Board scholars, famous political scientists, experts in Foreign affairs. Our journal distributing throughout government institutions, embassies, research centers, libraries in Russia and abroad. The journal has nowadays more than 1000 thousand regular subscribers. The data on our readership convincingly show that the journal is actively and frequently used as a kind of text book by university students. Thus, visitors to public libraries might often come across outworn copies of the journal evidence of its frequent (and regrettably rather rough) use by the readers.

Book reviews occupy a significant part Contemporary Europe to presenting to our readers most of the publications of interest appearing in Russia and European Union.

Editorial board accepts articles which do not exceed 40,000 characters. The articles must be submitted both as a hard copy and as an electronic version in Microsoft Word (.*doc or .*rtf extensions). The text of the article must be preceded by the summary in English (up to 1800 symbols) and information about the author: last name, first name, middle name; scientific degree (if applicable), academic status, place of work, position, address (e-mail is preferable).

Hard copy must be sent to the following address: Institute of Europe RAS, Contemporary Europe, 11-3 , Mokhovaya street, 125993, Moscow, Russia

Electronic version must be sent via e-mail to with article mentioned in the subject line.

The editorial board does not write reviews on the articles, manuscript copies are not returned.

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