2018. Vol. 6, no. 1. Giniyatullina L.S.
2018. Vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 212-214
Sh.Marjani Institute of History of Tatarstan Academy of Sciences
Kazan, Russian Federation
The research seminar “New Sources on the Medieval Turkic-Tatar History: New Findings, Interpretation, Prospects for Research” was held at the Sh. Marjani Institute of History of Tatarstan Academy of Sciences on December 6, 2017 in the framework of the International Scientific and Practical Conference, “The Epoch through the Person’s Prism: 130th Anniversary of Gaziz Gubaidullin”. The head of the M.A. Usmanov Center for Research of the Golden Horde and the Tatar Khanate (Sh. Marjani Institute of History of the Tatarstan Academy of Sciences), I.M. Mirgaleev, acted as the coordinator of the seminar and spoke about the importance of studying new sources on medieval Turkic-Tatar history and introducing them into current scholarly discussions.
Scholars from academic centers of Russia, Great Britain, and Finland took part in the seminar. Doctor of Historical Studies, Ilya Vladimirovich Zaitsev, acted as its main speaker. His speech was devoted to the recently discovery of the “History of Chinggis Khan” by Mansur ibn Abdarrakhman (1741). I.V. Zaitsev described the biography of the author, the history of the creation, and the present study of this work.
The next meeting of the editorial board of the research journal, “Golden Horde Review”, was held on the same day, where the following issues related to the development of the journal’s activities were discussed:
– the work of the editorial board;
– peer review problems;
– increasing the proportion of English articles;
– unification of bibliographic format.
The editor-in-chief, I.M. Mirgaleev, briefly acquainted colleagues with activities of the journal’s editorial board and discussed the successful inclusion of the journal in the citation databases Scopus and WoS, as well as in the list of the Higher Attestation Commission.
Keywords: international research seminar, sources, international academic cooperation, editorial board of the journal, authors
For citation: Giniyatullina L.S. The Research Seminar “New Sources on the Medieval Turkic-Tatar History: New Findings, Interpretation, Prospects for Research” (Kazan, December 6, 2017). Zolotoordynskoe obozrenie=Golden Horde Review. 2018. Vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 212–214. DOI: 10.22378/2313-6197.2018-6-1.212-214
About the author: Lyutsiya S. Giniyatullina – Research Fellow, Usmanov Center for Research on the Golden Horde and Tatar Khanates, Sh. Marjani Institute of History of Tatarstan Academy of Sciences, ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-3904-6079 (7, Baturin Str., Kazan 420111, Russian Federation). E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Received December 20, 2017 Accepted for publication February 27, 2018
Published online March 29, 2018