#3 / 2014
Professional identity as a key aspect of modern social identity
In this paper the author considers various aspects of the formation
of a professional identity as a social identity.The analysis of the meaning of a profession as well
as the analysis of four historical socio-cognitive models of profession understanding in history,
namely, the Catholic, Protestant, Orthodox and liberal is suggested. The problems of formation
of professional identity in the modern globalizing market economies are considered.
In conclusion, new promising problems are put for analysis.
Postclassical philosophy on social and humanitarian cognition
The attempt has been made to consider problem of correlation of natural
science and social and humanitarian sciences in the frames of philosophical systems of the end
of the 19th-beginning of the 20th centuries of such scientists as Au.Conte, K.Marx G.Rickert
S.A. Titarenko, A.A. Nagoy
Uniqueness of existential philosophizing style of Nikolay Berdyaev (Towards the 140th anniversary since birthday)
The paper shows that logic and style of Nikolay Berdyaev’s philosophizing
is justified by specifics of his philosophical position. The authors reconstruct special
logic of sense translation offered by the Russian thinker. Profound esoteric layer of the
thinker’s heritage created under the influence of special vital and ideological circumstances
is described. A special protoform character of thought forms of philosophizing differing from
the traditional is revealed. It is inferred that special thought forms expressed an esoteric
component of Christian outlook of the thinker.
Conflict of traditional moral values and values of information society
The paper considers content of the conflict between traditional moral values
and values of information society.Considerable place is given to apprehension of moral state
of information society, analysis of value judgements of traditional and information society,
revelation of communication peculiarities and its role in the process of transformation
of moral values. It is underlined that the basis of the conflict is the the expanding of influence
of information technologies on society.
Geopolitical competition and cultural resource
The author analyzes problems generated by the so called œ cultural turnaboutB
in modern geopolitics connected with the questions of protection of national cultural identity
and advancing of national geocultural interests in the international arena.
Traditional drinks used in alternative medicine by Karachay and Balkar people
In this paper, the author examines curative properties of fermented milk
traditional drinks of Karachay and Balkar people # ayran, kephir (gipi ayran), koumiss
(kimiz) and whey (huppegi) on the basis of collected diverse field material. Best representatives
of academic medicine of Russia and then of the Soviet Union studied curative properties
of these drinks and came to the conclusion that they influence positively the man’s health
prolonging his life.
Problems of military strategy of Great Britain in the context of Anglo-American cooperation progress in Afghanistan at the beginning of the 21st century
"Afghan problem" is considered in this paper as one of the main subjects
of Anglo-American cooperation of the beginning of the 21st century affecting the whole
complex of foreign policy decisions accepted by both countries. It is shown that one
of the starting points for reconsidering principles of North Atlantic policy in the East
is the 11th of September, 2001, since from that moment ideas of new contrterrorist policy
in the Middle East and in Afghanistan are being developed both: at the bilateral level and
in the frames of main institutes of the Northern Atlantic Allience based on new military
and political strategy of states. It is proved that at the same time central positions in the
discussion of this question were occupied by British and American concepts as both countries
have considerably big historical experience of implementing its own policy in the region.
Interfaith relations in the North West Caucasus in the 19th - early 20th centuries
The paper considers interfaith peculiarities of the North Caucasus in the
19th - early 20th centuries. Assessment is given of religious factor in the history of the
region. Analysis is made of problems associated with the phenomenon of Islam in the North
Caucasus regional refraction. The author comes to the conclusion that in the early 20th
century the administration of the North-West Caucasus ajusted religious developments
in the region in the wake of Russia’s main religion, in its efforts to strengthen the
Z. Ya. Emtyl
The formation of social national intelligentsia and incorporation of the North Caucasus into Russian geopolitical space at the end of the 19th century - the 1920s: (as in the case of Adyghe people)
This paper gives an analyses of correlation of the process of formation
of national intelligentsia and incorporation of the North Caucasus into Russian geopolitical
space. It is noted that the specific process of formation of social national intelligentsia
consisted in its stimulation mainly by means of outer factors connected with the including
of the North Caucasus into the Russian Empire and later into Soviet Russia. Inspite
of the fact that the main content of public activities of national intelligentsia was the rise
of the civil and political status of the Adyghe people within the system of Russian state,
it played really positive role in the process of incorporation of the North Caucasus into
Russian social and political and cultural space.
On the formation of regional branches of Russian Nature Conservancy Society in the 1950s (based on the materials of the Republic of Adyghea)
The paper considers the formation and activity of regional organization
of Russian society of nature conservancy as an integral part of nature protecting policy
of the Soviet state. Analysis is being made of main directions and difficulties of the functioning
of this public ornigazation at the initial stage of its activities, the landmark of which
became the adoption in 1960 of the Law on Nature Conservancy in RSFSR which stimulated
the formation of the new strategic line in nature-protecting policy.
Cooperative housing in the Krasnodar Territory in the 1960s
The relevance of the paper is in the possibilities of using the experience
of cooperative construction in the USSR to solve the housing problem in modern world.
The purpose of the research work is to analyze the process and results of the cooperative
housing development in the Krasnodar Territory in the 1960s and the main tasks are related
to the study of the conditions and factors in the development of this type of construction.
The activities of the North Caucasus Regional Committee of the Peasant Public Mutual Aid in 1925-1929
The article deals with the most fruitful period of the Committees of Peasants
Public Mutual Aid in the North Caucasus (1925-1929). On the basis of archival sources data
were summarized (CCOV) in various areas of their activities. The role of the North Caucasian
Territorial Committee in establishing rural, district and regional committees is shown.
Circassia and the Kremuk Principality on the "World map" (Mappamondo) of Fra Mauro, 1459
The paper considers one of the first cartographic presentations of Circassia
made by outstanding Italian cartographer and geographer Fra Mauro in the middle of the
15th century. Besides indications on the existence of whole ethnic territory in the North-
West Caucasus called Circassia, the master displays, probably for the first time, messages of
Italian merchants and diplomats about the existence of a large Circassian Kremuk principality.
This article analyzes the recent data on Kremuk and justifies the point of view of the full
compliance of the principality to the feudal domain Temirgoy in the late well-known sources.
The system of mortgage loans and the role of the nobility and the peasants’ land banks in the development of agrarian capitalism in Russia in the 1880s - beginning of the 20th century
The article is devoted to the history of the appearance and development
of the mortgage loans in Russia, in particular the nobility and peasants Land banks.
The purpose of their creation, types and peculiarities are considered. Also the course
of actions and the nature of bank lending operations are analyzed.
A.V. Arakelov, M.F. Alieva
Information as a means of dual education
In the paper, we give our reading of the problem related to implementation
of the dual education in Russia and ways to solve it. The role of information in the dual
education system is shown.
T.I. Afasizhev, V.A. Teshev
Features of implementation of the dual educational system in conditions of innovative development of higher education
In the present paper examines elements of the dual education system as
innovation needs of higher education, the advantages of dual education system in comparison
with traditional training system, organization of educational process on a new, productive
learning technologies, introduction of innovative technologies. Discusses the dual education
system in Germany, which demonstrates the high quality of education.
L.A. Delova, T.L. Pyatakova
Electoral preferences of residents of the city of Maikop: monitoring studies of elections of Mayor and deputies of the City Council
The features of electoral preferences of citizens of Maikop in elections
of the mayor and members of the City Council are considered. An analysis is made of
the results of two sociological studies conducted in three phases each. The general laws
of preelectoral events and electoral behavior of citizens of Maikop are determined.
Problems of formation of creative thinking in Russian todays society
This article is devoted to the analysis of the difficulties that prevent from the
formation of a full-scale creative culture in modern Russia. The author explores the functioning
of the institutional system of society in terms of supporting or denying its creative practices,
studies the public opinion in relation to socio-cultural creative ideas and determines the nature
of the correlation of the creative culture with traditional models of the latter, as well as with the
dominant system of values. The material presented here can be used for the development of the
socio-cultural problems of creativity in the frames of social philosophy and sociology of culture.
Communicative competence as one of components of students’ professional culture
The communicative competence is considered as priority quality in formation
of the modern expert. Attention was paid to such components of the communicative competence
as: linguistic, socio-linguistic, pragmatic, sociocultural and social. Also this work focuses
upon professional socialization and social resource as necessary factors to receive a qualitative
L.E. Kiselevskaya, A.N. Khochansky
The role of medical assessment in determining the capacity of elderly and senile people
The paper covers debating questions relating to the medical aspects of the
definition of incapacitation in elderly and senile age. The purpose of the work is to highlight
the existing problem in the definition of disability for this category of persons.