the article deals with the history of relations between «Sovremennyje zapiski» journal editorial board and N.A. Hans, the prominent activist of the Russian emigre social and pedagogical movement. The analyzed data give new information about the Russian emigre pedagogical journalism of 1920–30s.
the article deals with the scholarly legacy of N.A. Hans, Russian emigre educator who became one of the leading world researchers in the field of comparative education. The authors analyze his relations with the prominent figures of Russian emigre pedagogic thought, his impact on the international comparative education theory.