Papers of BAS. Humanities and Social Sciences is founded in 2013 as a general academic journal of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in the fields of humanities and social sciences. The journal is published in English in printed form as well as in electronic form (http://www.papersofbas.eu/) by Prof. Marin Drinov Publishing House of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (https://press.bas.bg/). Authors from Bulgaria should submit their articles in both English and Bulgarian, and authors from abroad – in English. Articles must provide new, unpublished scientific knowledge, facts, and generalizations of a theoretical, analytical or applied character.
The main objectives of the journal are to present the achievements of scholars from Bulgaria and abroad in the field of humanities and social sciences; to expand and facilitate access to research results of Bulgarian scientists; to stimulate and encourage researchers from both disciplines and especially young researchers; to be a platform for the assessment of new ideas and knowledge and for discussions on the problems, trends and perspectives of the development of the humanities and social sciences; to evaluate critically the emerging new knowledge.