THE LOCAL IDENTITY OF PEOPLE LIVING IN THE CITIY OF BELGOROD (BASED ON THE MATERIALS OF A QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH)
The article isthe end of the previous publication of the same name, devoted to the description of the characteristics of the local identity of the local identity of the urban community of the city of Belgorod, obtained as a result of the quantitative stage of sociological research (questionnaire method, Quota-zoning, № = 401). The theoretical model of local identity is based on the development of P.L. Krupkin, carried out in line with the E. Durkheim's tradition in sociology. The following elements of local identity are analyzed: the citizens’ ideas about the city; the citizens’ ideas about themselves; the structure and boundaries of the urban community – self-reference of the most significant groups of citizens and the reference of groups of «strangers»; the rituals of the reproduction of urban identity – significant for the citywide solidarity holidays and events; in addition to it, the cultural and anthropological features of residents were discovered and hypothesis on the ratio of the number of «indigenous» and «non-indigenous» Belgorod citizens was checked.