Scientific section. Sociology

Improving Social Partnership in the Conditions of the Present Stage of Socio-economic Development in Russia

The article presents the problems of social partnership in Russia. The significance of socio-economic policy for realizing partnership between workers, employers and the state is considered. The main ways of social partnership improving in the conditions of the present stage of social and economic development of Russia are revealed.

Churching of Modern Orthodox Youth: Sociological Analysis of Factors and Trends of Development

The article is devoted to the sociological analysis of modern Orthodox youth of the Russian Orthodox Church (ROCh)churching phenomenon. The empirical basis of the analysis is formed by the all-Russian sociological surveys of Levada-Center, VTsIOM, as well as by the results of regional quantitative and qualitative sociological studies of Russian youth religiosity. The quantitative and qualitative characteristics of the churching of modern Orthodox youth are presented.

Improving Social Partnership in the Conditions of the Present Stage of Socio-economic Development in Russia

The article presents the problems of social partnership in Russia. The significance of socioeconomic policy for realizing partnership between workers, employers and the state is considered. The main ways of social partnership improving in the conditions of the present stage of social and economic development of Russia are revealed.

The Structure and Functions of Youth Self-Employment in the Region

The social space of the contemporary Russian labor market is characterized by the growing dynamics of changes, its structure becoming more differentiated and amorphous. Nonstandard, unsustainable employment including selfemployment practices gains larger scale. The above mentioned changes have controversial social consequences, especially at the regional level, where the problems of human capital preservation and reproduction are of importance.

Financial Behaviour of Pensioners: Transforma under the Influence of the Digital Economy?

The paper analyzes the transformation of financial practices`processes of modern Russian pensioners under the influence of the digital economy. The review of modern Russian and foreign studiesof financial behavior of pensioners revealed a weak developmentof the separate problems. The study was implemented within theframework of the Basic Research Program at the National ResearchUniversity Higher School of Economics (HSE) in 2012–2016.

Field Dialectics: Actor`s Contradictions in Russian Development

The paper is dedicated to the problem of theoretical approachesin empirical sociological studies of social development. Thelimitations of modern theories related to the insufficient potentialof explanatory irrelevance of their concepts to Russian realityare considered. The paper reveals the reasons of dialectic logictheoretical instruments` usage. They are related to the impossibilityof the revealed paradoxes` explanation within modern theoreticalapproaches.

The Transformation of Language Functions: Sociological Reflection

The article considers the language functions` evolution in correlationwith society development. Language functions are presented fromthe point of view of various theoretical methodological approaches:behavioral, structuralfunctional, discourse practices, symbolicinteractional, and social constructional. The special role of constructionlanguage function, as the most significant under information society,is pointed out. Some examples of this language function activity inestablishing national states are given.

Legal Consciousness as a Sociological Construct

This article analyzes the phenomenon of legal consciousness characterized by duality. It is a part of individual ideology and a foundation osociety`s legal space. Legal consciousness is studied as a perfect latenmultilevel phenomenon of citizens’ mentality reflecting their identification, the aggregate of knowledge, motivation, values, assessment orelations to the legal reality, the practice of its implementation that regulates the individuals’ daily behavior in legal situations.

Some Mathematical Correlations in Sociological Investigations of Organizational Culture

Designing effective management systems and their successful realization is based on understanding social systems` state and the forecast of their reaction to management systems` changes. The quantitative assessment of these factors represents a problem of setting upmodern management ways.

Sociological Reflection of the State`s National Policy in Modern Russia

The article presents the comparative analysis of the state`s national policy concept and strategyregarding the efficiency of the realized practices of nation building and harmonizing the ethnic confessional relations at the regional level. The state`s national policyin Russia focusing on the background context of ethnic cultural regulators is considered. The authors’ reflection is directed to defining theefficiency of the most often used ways of obtaining social information.The conclusion is made that Verstehen methodology and ethnomethodology posses serious potential.

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