Forschungen zur Volks und Landeskunde
Published/Hosted by Romanian Academy / Academia Române.
The review was founded in 1959 by the Romanian Academy through a team of researchers from the Research Institute in Social and Human Sciences Sibiu (Institutul de Cercetãri Socio-Umane Sibiu). Now the review is published in one double issue per year with an average number of pages/issue of 200. The journal publishes scientific studies in Romanian history in its different periods, dealing especially with social, political and economical aspects, as well as studies in history of art and literature, in linguistics, archaeology and ethnography. The emphasis is on particular aspects of life in the regions of Transylvania and Banat, such as the cohabitation of Romanians, Hungarians and Germans, as well as the century-old relations between Transylvania and the neighbouring countries. The information part contains: reports, discussions, book-reviews. Through bringing into scientific circuit singular documents, the journal adresses the wide public who wants to deepen interdisciplinary aspects of culture, students, teachers and specialists. The review has at present a number of 60 subscriptions (abroad), about 120 subscriptions in Romania + exchanges with reviews from Romania and Germany, Austria, USA.
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