tolerance

Social Tolerance and Social Intolerance: Theoretical and Methodological Conceptualization

The article is devoted to the problem of sociological research of the social intolerance phenomenon. Historically, the social intolerance phenomenon has always been a constant element of social life. The boundary between intolerance as an element of social life in the processes of institutionalization of social groups and the lack of tolerance in its destructive forms is so ephemeral that it is very difficult to define. At present, the problem of the social intolerance level in modern Russian society and the processes taking place in this sphere are very significant.

Social Portrait of Dagestan Protestants (By the Results of Sociological Research)

The so-called «evangelical awakening» was one of the brightest manifestations of the religious component of the post-Soviet period in Russia. The followers of Protestantism were ideologists of this phenomenon. Strengthening the position of Protestantism in the post-Soviet space clearly revealed itself in the religious and social life of the Russian Federation national regions, particularly in the Republic of Dagestan. The subsequent crisis of the post-Soviet society provoked an «invasion» of Western missionaries. Their purpose was to create sustainable communities.

Attitude of Dagestan Peoples to External and Internal Migrants as Indicator of International Tolerance

One of the actually problems are characteristics of the interethnic situation, the factors that generate interethnic tension and ethnoconflicts in modern Dagestan society. Socio-economic factors, dissatisfaction of Dagestan people a material situation with their own and their families are the main reasons for internal migration in Dagestan. For the above reasons, people are forced to move from places of their former residence to other regions of the republic for temporary or permanent residence.

Background for Racism Development in Society Through Everyday Discourse (on the Example of Germany)

The article raises the questions of the revival of racist attitudes in the Western society on the example of Germany. Aggression towards people of other ethnicities expressed in linguistic form is considered as one of the most important prerequisites for the racism emergence. As a result of the content analysis of one of the German forums, the glossary of derogatory offensive nicknames for migrants in Germany is presented in the paper

Political Aspects of the Regional Level Ethnic and Confessional Relations’ Harmonization

The article is about peculiarities of the regional level ethnic and confessional relations in post-Soviet Russia. Dynamic of the ethnic and confessional structure of the population, key origins of conflicts in this area, main directions of their political management and preventing are analyzed as exemplified by Saratov region.

Some Aspects of Tolerant Consciousness of Student’s Youth of the Chechen Republic

Results of the sociological research conducted in 2013 for the purpose of studying of level of tolerant consciousness of youth of the Chechen Republic are given in article. Specifics of ethnoconfessional identity and formation of tolerant installations of students are considered.