Gives social and philosophic analysis of nature of knowledge and education in contemporary society. Transformation of science and education into society’s actual productive force is commonly acknowledged. This process is studied in the article as obtaining capital by producing force of science and education, and the author takes an effort to enlighten contradictions and problems of the process. Also the essence of the following concepts is studied: ‘education services’, ‘public good’, ‘society of knowledge’, ‘human capital’
Analyzes the crisis of the European culture as the crisis of Christian consciousness in the context of reception of Oriental cultures. Dehumanization of the European culture as a result of crisis of Christian consciousness led to the necessity to compensate the lost values at the expense of reception to Oriental cultures
Deals with comparison of traditional and communicative understanding of genre. The author, using the communicative methodology, differs the terms «genre», «mode» and «type» of art work. Particular attention is paid to the correlation of semantic nucleus and other elements of genre. The article reveals the essence of the process of «substitution»
Is devoted to the general history of the development of cultural studies in Germany from the XIX century to the present day, the scientific traditions and institutional development of academic trends of cultural studies, opportunities and prospects for the development of this science in the German academic community
In the modern society new social and cultural stereotypes of people`s adaptation to dynamic environments are forming, including those of life success and positivity as a dynamic cultural factor. Sociocultural relationships in a modern organization are examined as well as formation stages of positive constructive sociocultural environment.
Proposes the periodization of social movement in favor of protection of cultural heritage that emerged in late 1920s and starting from the 1990s has turned to global Roerich movement. Roerich Pact (1935) limited by the memberstates of one continent has caused worldwide public repercussions. The author proposes the movement’s periodization, in which the movement purposes and applicable forms and methods serve as a basic criterion
Researches some questions of social history from points of view of the representatives of liberal Soviet intelligentsia of 1960 years. As examples the books by A. Solzhenitsyn «The Oak and the Calf» and R. Orlova's memories were considered. The author makes the following conclusion: the understanding of social history is determined by the philosophical and ethical positions of these writers. Solzhenitsyn has the position of the rational positivism, Orlova has one of existential tragedy. These directions in the interpretation of social history problems were so typical for Soviet intelligentsia of 1960 years
Provides a comparative analysis of the wide and narrow variants of concepts «intertextuality» and «intermediality». The «text» means any connected complex of signs, any semantically significant system. The functions of intertextuality and intermediality in advertising texts are also considered.
Introduces the concept of a”biographical type” to define the processes revealing specific interaction of two cultural realities — social and personal. It also explores the readers' role in the emergence of a Nietzscheanian as a biographical type as well as the role of biographical type in cultural and historical selfdefinition of the relevant generation. The cultural typifying processes resulting from the readers' understanding of the epoch of particular texts and images on the background of general cultural tendencies are also analized
The author provides a look at Lomonosov’s views on art influenced by Kh. Wolff’s philosophy. The impossibility of philosophy of art in itself is substantiated as well as inconsistency of the term «philosophy of art» applied to M. Lomonosov. The intellectual, ideological, and philosophical contexts of Lomonosov’s works are analyzed.
Looks at the problem of nonconstructive and useless types of activity of members of social systems. Two notions are differentiated: quasiand pseudoactivity. Their characteristics and forms are analyzed. The author investigates the causes of pseudoactivity and finds them in organizational dysfunction and in the need of a person to adapt at the workplace for survival and solve his own problems
Proposes the periodization of social movement in favor of protection of cultural heritage that emerged in late 1920s and starting from the 1990s has turned to global Roerich movement. Roerich Pact (1935) limited by the memberstates of one continent has caused worldwide public repercussions. The author proposes the movement's periodization, in which the movement purposes and applicable forms and methods serve as a basic criterion.
Defines the theoretical grounds of teaching methods of the culture studies as a general educational discipline.
Is dedicated to the investigation of educational capacities of culture ideals on the example of the Eiffel Tower, chosen from the sphere of technical culture. It is proved that the idealcreating process organized by such culture subjects as an individual and the technical ideal of the Eiffel Tower is capable of manysided educational activity. The aspects of educational creation of a human being, the world outlook and the formation of the culture system are explored in the article.
Deals with the mythological understanding of textile craft in a traditional society in which it is associated with process of creation of the Universe. The mythology of many nations has kept the ancient images and has brought them up to our time. The symbolic essence of the fabric and the tools, by means of which it was created, manifested in many national ceremonies up to the end of the 19
Explores life and work of Nadezhda Ivanovna Zhivago, a talented painter that greatly enriched the art of children`s book design. The author researches and analyses Zhivago`s books design art features in context of the book art progress in Russia at the late XIX — beginning of the XX century
Addresses the peculiarities of intercultural dialogue from the point of view of national culture expression; the monologue form of communication is given grounds as the stipulate antipode to intercultural dialogue and the natural reason for intercultural misunderstanding. The author makes the supposition of the stereotype thinking as the principal of intercultural perception
Is dedicated to study of the origin, development, transformation of ancient new year’s festive rite “Novruz”, its role for conservation of the spiritual heritage and cultural uniqueness of Shia Muslims in Caucasian region in modern condition.
Considers the paradigm of superhuman consciousness in Russian lyric poetry. It is studied how russian lyric poetry reveals the problem of consciousness. There have been discovered and characterized such modifications of superhuman consciousness as Divine, Worldly, Cosmic, Mythological, Natural
Is devoted to the analysis of the public poltical consciousness in domestic political journalism of the early XX century, the analysis is given on the basis of publications of P. Milyukov and A. Izgoev. These publications target the role of Russian traditional mentality in perception of public representation institution as a power “innovation” in the frameworks of political modernization carried out at the time.
Consides the evolution of D. Merezhkovsky`s views on the problem of dehumanization of contemporary european culture (the late XIXearly XX century). Being guided by Sovovyov`s philosophy and polemicizing with representatives of various philosophical schools D.S. Merezhkovsky creates a religious ideal of the cultural future based on the ideas of neo christianity
Is devoted to life and work of Charles Dickens. It is concentrated on appreciation of Dickens’s novels by his contemporaries — russian writers. The author pays attention to Dickens’s religious views as he was a deeply religious person and in his novels confirmed christian values: love for people, tolerance and humbling, soulful benevolence
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