A Word to Young Sociological Scientists

Financial Organization as Specific Object of the Sociological Research

Russia’s exit from social and economic crisis defines the need of the financial organizations’ transition to sustainable target development. Ensuring this development involves clarifying the changes in the essential characteristics of the financial organization and considering social and labor conflicts as a condition for the implementation of this development.

Spiritual Health of Dagestan Student Youth: Sociological Analysis of Risks and Threats

At presen, the study of risks and threats in youth spiritual health sphere is one of those social problems, the relevance of which simply cannot be questioned. A sociological study of the Russian society’s spiritual health is impossible without studying the spiritual health of youth as a special socio-demographic group. Student youth refers to that category of the population whose health (and spiritual health as well) is inextricably linked with the notion of «risk».

The Impact of New Digital Technologies on Consumer Behavior: A Regional Perspective

The article analyzes various aspects of new digital technologies impact on consumer behavior. The necessity of sociological interpretation and understanding of digital reality as a large-scale socioeconomic phenomenon, and the search for social determinants of consumer behavior in these conditions are formulated. It is argued that digital technologies are promising tools for consumer behavior social construction.

The Basic Paradigms of the Sociological Approach to the Study of Migration Processes (Part 2)

The article is a continuation of the main paradigms review that make up theoretical and methodological basis of the sociological approach to the study of migration processes.

The Basic Paradigms of the Sociological Approach to the Study of Migration Processes (Part 1)

The article is devoted to a review of the main paradigms that make up the theoretical and methodological basis of the sociological approach to the study of migration processes. A detailed description of the scientific directions of this approach is presented in three basic groups: the structural group includes paradigms focusing on the system-structural, organizational-functional aspects of migration, treating it as integrity, the totality of elements; the interpretative group aims the researcher to study human behavior, motives, meanings.

Social Rehabilitation in the Context of the Disabled Life Trajectories

Social rehabilitation is considered as a result of actions of all subjects of rehabilitation aimed at reсоvery and formation of social functions and relations of the disabled person. The aim of the work is to analyze the factors and individual`s resources that influenced the result of social rehabilitation. The empirical basis for this study is provided by the disabled narratives describing their biography, achievements in various spheres of life, institutions of support.

Social and Economic Potentialof Event Management as Direction of Higher Education in Russia

The article deals with the basic scientific interpretations of the concept of «event management», reveals the main characteristics of this concept, its positive impact on the development of business and culture in the regions, but also analyzes the reasons for the lack of professional education in our country.

Evolution of Representations about the Information Society in Modern West Sociology

In the article features of evolution of the sociological approaches formed in the western sociology to the analysis of an information society are considered. Ideas and ideas of foreign and domestic sociologists, offering their own interpretations of the term information society were considered. The stages of the formation and development of the idea of the information society are revealed. At the first stage, the conceptual foundations of the information society as a special social reality are being formed (the 70s – the mid 90s of the XX century).

Feedback from the Audience from the Perspective of Interaction between the Internet and Television Media

The article considers the problems of mass media interaction with audience through the analysis of feedback mechanisms of television with teleconsumers presented in the Internet. The author analyses the relevance of television and Internet as information resources for Russian media consumers, characterizes the Internet-sources of opinion of the television audience, analyses the official pages of popular TV channels and spectator forums. 

Social and Humanitarian Technologies in the Society of Knowledge

In article the essence social and humanitarian technology at the present stage of development of information society – formation of society of knowledge is considered. Generalizing various determinations of social and humanitarian technologies, the conclusion that in these concepts object and target aspects of technologies are staticized is drawn. Tendencies of use of social and humanitarian technologies, their classification by the general subject, common goals, results of application, the used methods and means come to light.