||The main focus of the journal is the publication of innovative articles that open up new perspectives and horizons in the coverage of social and humanitarian problems of History and Modernity. In comparison with other similar editions, the journal publishes articles in new scientific fields: "Institutional History“, including ”History of the Institute of the Orthodox Church“, ”Institutional Economics“, including ”Economics of the Institute of The Labor Market" and other newest areas of scientific research. Journal specializes in promoting interdisciplinary collaboration and publishes articles that use methodological concepts from areas such as “Historical Anthropology”, “Archeology”, “Art History”, "History of Science and Technology", “Colonial and Postcolonial Research,” “Gender Research”, "Praxeology", including "General Theory of Human Interactions", "Sports and Recreation Activities in the System of Youth Education" and “World History”.
The mission of the journal is to identify and promote innovative approaches to solving the most important problems of history and modernity, to acquaint the world scientific community and the general public with the latest achievements of historical, philosophical and socio-humanitarian thought.
The purpose of the journal is to form a new, meeting the requirements of modern science, view of Russian and World History, the logic of development and the peculiarities of the functioning of society and man, to deepen and clarify the understanding of the entire subject area of social and humanitarian knowledge.