Izvestiya of Saratov University.
ISSN 1818-9601 (Print)
ISSN 2541-8998 (Online)

I. A. Ilyin

Strong Power as the Constant of Russian Politics: the Methodology of Ivan Ilyin and Modernity

The article deals with the methodological approaches to social and political transformations of modern Russian society by means of views the Great Russian philosopher I. A. Ilyin (1883–1954). The main emphasis is laid on the role of the political power in the system modernization of modern Russia.

Methodological Aspects of Designing a Legal State

The article explores the problem of the designing a legal state as a part of theorizing in the field of the model of democracy for modern Russia. It is analyzed the mechanical and organic approaches to the decide this question, and also the differences between them in the context of the works of I. A. Ilyin is devoted to post-Soviet development of Russia.