Development of sociology in Armenia

Development of sociology in Armenia

Poghosyan G.A.

Academician of the of ANAS, Dr. Sci. (Sociol.), Prof., Scientific head of Institute of Philosophy, Sociology and Law of ANAS; President of Armenian Sociological Association, Yerevan, Armenia

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Poghosyan G.A. Development of sociology in Armenia. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2014. No 8. P. 37-47


A process of emergence of social and sociological thought in Armenia is presented – from early Middle Age till early XXI century. The stage of the making of sociologicalresearch and education from 1980thtill 1992 is discussed in greater detail. Present-day stateand trends in development of sociology and sociological research in the Republic of Armeniaare presented.

history of social thought in Armenia; social theology; Armenian Enlightenment; sociology in late USSR; sociology in Armenia
Content No 8, 2014