Membership Benefits and Options

There are so many benefits to being a RSHI Member!  Here are some of them:

  • Gain access to Hartman's inspiring writings and to dig deeply into his legacy 
  • Receive a complimentary copy of each Journal of Formal Axiology   ($300+ value)
  • Reflect on this body of work with other thinkers and doers from all over the world.
  • Understand the severe dangers of organizing evil and see how he organized good.
  • Experience the warmth of valuing people over things and systems, while also valuing all dimensions
  • Learn about wide-ranging uses, and users, of Hartman's work for valuing and making decisions.
  • Connect with a network of people who focus on using Hartman's work to positively impact the world.
  • Attend, participate in, and make presentations at our annual conferences
  • Choose to be Included in our Membership Directory
  • Get listed on the Axiological Service Provider Directory.  (Click here for more information.) .
  • Use the Hartman Archives of the Special Collections Library at The University of Tennessee for research (Click here for more information about the Archives.)
Join or Renew

There are four types of Membership: Professional; Professional + Axiological Service Provider: Teacher/Instructor;  Student.  *Membership is approved at the discretion of the RSHI Board Members.



For Axiologists, business owners, and independent business


$75.00 USD per year

(recurring billing)

Professional + Axiological
Service Provider*

Professional membership plus
inclusion into the Axiological
Service Provider (ASP) Directory.
(If you are a Professional Member
and would like to Upgrade to
an ASP Membership, see the upgrade link, below.)

$325.00 USD per year
(recurring billing)

Teacher /

For city, state, private colleges
and universities.


$35.00 USD per year

(recurring billing)


Attending city, state or private colleges
and universities.


$35.00 USD per year

(recurring billing)


Join or Renew


ASP Upgrade Option:

If you are currently a Professional Member and you meet the Axiological Service Provider (ASP)  requirements, 
consider upgrading your membership and you'll be included in on our ASP Directory.

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