What happened to “Mir” / rural community in Russia? (about book “Meanings of rural life (experience of sociological analysis)” Moscow, 2016
Dr. Sci. (Sociol.), Prof., Senior Researcher, Volga Branch of FCTAS RAS, Head of Department, Novgorod State Agricultural Academy, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia email@example.com
The paper assesses the results of sociological research of of rural society destruction as a consequence of the agrarian revolution of 1990-ies, and factors determining changes in economic, social, political, spiritual and cultural meanings of rural life. Analyzes the adaptation strategies of self-preservation of rural society through the formation of differences forms of rural economy, changing employment areas, status and lifestyle.