"Humanistic Scripts" is a scientific journal published since 1999. The scope of interest of journal are considerations in the humanities and social, especially in areas such as philosophy, history, political science, sociology and related sciences.
A wide range of topics of research, the results of which are presented in the magazine, is intended to provoke a confrontation between intellectual disciplines. The idea of "Humanistic Scripts" derives from the philosophy of meeting of Ferdinand Ebner, putting the focus of the relationship between the various approaches, exposing the differences and points of convergence. Considering the above, the greatest value for us is outline the area of scientific thinking, which would constitute the inspiration for the representatives of various disciplines and schools of thought operating within the humanities and social sciences.
Articles are reviewed anonymously - the author does not know the name of the reviewer, and the reviewer the name of the author (the so-called. "Double blind review"). The names of each publication reviewers / numbers are not disclosed. Once a year, the magazine publishes a public list of the reviewers. They are researchers affiliated outside the University of Silesia, including abroad.
Chairman of the Scientific Council is professor Wieslaw Kaczanowicz from the Institute of History at the University of Silesia in Katowice. Next to him it consists sciencists from Université Lille Nord de France, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, University of Warsaw, University of Wrocław, University of Białystok, AGH University of Science and Technology and Univeristy of Silesia in Katowice.
The most important tasks that are set by the Editorial Board is discussing in upcoming issues on current and important issues, ensuring the highest quality of substantive articles and professional service of publishing cycle.
Since 2015 „Humanistic Scripts" are on the „B" list of journals published by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland (5 points).