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


Manipulatiоn as a phenоmenоn оf the infоrmatiоn sосiety

The article touches upon the most urgent problem of information manipulation with the aim of infl uencing society. In most sources manipulation is interpreted as the use of certain techniques and technologies, under the influence of which the behavior of people changes in the direction necessary for the manipulator. It is noted that the most favorable conditions for the implementation of manipulation technologies are formed in the information society, in which information, knowledge and information technologies play a special role.

К вопросу «смысловой адекватности» исторической памяти о гражданской войне

The article is devoted to methodological reflection everyday ideas about the Civil war in the Russia, viewed through the prism of historical memory. Analyzed narrative evidence of the mythology of everyday consciousness as a special channel of communion with the past. Notes difference between social facts from their own descriptions using the universal procedural checks regardless of the “perspective” of the researcher.

Военные науки и наука о войне в понимании российских и австрийских исследователей

The article is a review of the bilingual collective monograph “Military Sciences versus War Science in Austria and Russia (Militärwissenschaften versus Wissenschaft über Krieg in Österreich und Russland)”. The monograph under review is the result of a Russian-Austrian scientifi c seminar on problems of war and military science. Book consists of two sections. In the fi rst section, the authors of the monograph consider a number of methodological and ideological problems of the war.