Russians’ marriages with foreigners and social risks

Russians’ marriages with foreigners and social risks

Кoludarova S.V.

Cand. Sci. (Sociol.), Assoc. Prof. of Russian State Social University, Moscow, Russia

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Кoludarova S.V. Russians’ marriages with foreigners and social risks. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2015. No 8. P. 153-157


Features of marriages of Russians with foreigners as form of international marriage are analyzed in the article. Its main arguments are constructed on the basis of statistical data related to numbers of registered marriages with foreigners, including gender, data of secondary sociological research on international marriage prospects, contents of Internet sites of marriage orientation as forms of cross-cultural dialogue translation between individuals in global sociocultural space, periodicals, and also on the ideas of the Russian philosophical thought. Special attention is paid to historical analysis of marriage provisions with foreigners in Russia. Main conclusions relate to definition of sociology role in monitoring marriages with foreigners in Russia.

international marriage; marital choice; geography of marriage choice; marriage market; image of Russia; sociocultural adaptation; social risks
Content No 8, 2015