About Journal

The Journal of Hekmat e Mo'aser (Contemporary Wisdom) of IHCS (Institute for humanities and cultural studies) is a scientific research journal that publishes the articles and new research achievements of professors and researchers who are interested in Islamic Wisdom and Philosophy and various fields related to Philosophy and Theology.

Persian Name: حکمت معاصر (Ḥikmat-i Mu̒āṣir) (Ḥikmat-i Muʻāṣir)
English Name: Contemporary Wisdom


Print ISSN: 2383-0689

Online ISSN: 2383-0697

OCLC Number: 730639713


Publisher: IHCS; Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (Pizhūhishgāh-i ̒Ulūm-i Insānī va Muṭāli̒āt-i Farhangī)

This journal is peer-reviewed and in order to make sure the articles have high content quality, two anonymous experts review all of them and they are published only after the confirmation of the editorial board. (More Details)

Academics including professors and students of philosophy are the target audiences of this journal.


The first issue of this journal were published in 2010. This journal was rated as scientific-research by the scientific publication commission of Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, on 30 June 2012, according to certificate number 3/77679.


This journal has an Open Access Journal and is published in both online and print versions so that the researchers would have an easy access to scientific articles. The online version of articles is available in the PDF format. The published articles can be downloaded free of charge. But the journal charges the authors for submission, reviewing and publishing their articles. At the moment, there is no waiver policy for charges. (More Details)

The journal website provides article download statistics.


All articles are published by this journal is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY 4.0). This journal allows reuse and remixing of its content, in accordance with a CC BY license. So the authors retain unrestricted copyright and publishing rights under the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 (CC BY 4.0). (More Details)

Copyright Notice

Authors who are published their articles by the journal agree to the following terms:

  • Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  • Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.


Open Access
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. (More Details)


Ownership and Management System
Hekmat e Mo'aser (Contemporary Wisdom) is owned by IHCS, Iran, and its website and journal management system was designed by SinaWeb Co.