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Sociology and Management

Volume 1, Issue №2, 2015
SOCIOLOGY OF CULTURE AND SPIRITUAL LIFE

«RUSSIAN WORLD» IN THE VIEWS OF THE BELARUSIAN STUDENT YOUTH

«Russian world» – an ambitious project of the Russian Orthodox Church, designed to answer many global challenges: the loss of social and cultural identity, the erosion of the value of ...

THE LOCAL IDENTITY OF PEOPLE LIVING IN THE CITIY OF BELGOROD (BASED ON THE MATERIALS OF A QUALITATIVE RESEARCH)

The article contains a brief description of the local identity of the urban community of the city of Belgorod, the resulting qualitative stage of sociological research (focus groups). The theoretical ...

REFLECTION OF HUMAN DIGNITY FROM THE DESCRIPTIVE TO THE CONSTRUCTIVE APPROACH

One of the most significant achievements of the «anthropological turn» of XIX-XX centuries philosophy, as well as of modern sociology, law and other disciplines is the development of the idea ...
SOCIAL STRUCTURE, SOCIAL INSTITUTES AND PROCESSES

THE INTERACTION OF MEDIA CONVERGENCE AND THE PROCESSES OF POLITICAL COMMUNICATION IN THE SOCIAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL DIMENSIONS

The article deals with the problem of the interaction of media convergence and the processes of political communication. The author argues that the new forms of political communication were created ...

THE CONCEPT OF TECHNOSPHERE: ANALYTICAL REVIEW OF THE FORMATION AND STUDY

The article describes the main theoretical aspects of the study of the technosphere. The authors analyze the definitions and concepts «technosphere», «technical reality», «technogenesis» that reveal the specificity of the ...
SOCIOLOGY OF MANAGEMENT AND SOCIAL TECHNOLOGIES

CONSIDERING SOME BEHAVIORAL ECONOMIC ISSUES CONCERNING THE DILEMMA OF CUSTOMERS BUYING SMARTPHONES

Different brands are represented on the smartphone market. In this article, the author refers to the study of the dilemma, which is determined by the customer's choice of one or ...

IMPORT SUBSTITUTION POLICY: CONCEPTS, METHODS OF ANALYSIS AND MAIN AREAS FOR IMPROVEMENT

The article analyzes the existing methodology of import substitution, investigates the mechanisms and objectives of its implementation, suggests possible directions of improvement of this economic strategy.

RISK ASSESSMENT OF IMPLEMENTATION OF CONVERGENT TECHNOLOGIES IN VARIOUS SPHERES OF PUBLIC LIFE

The article discusses the issues related to the comprehension of the processes taking place in the society on the background of the development and implementation of convergent science and technologies. ...