A Scholar in the mine-bield of national issues

A Scholar in the mine-bield of national issues

Romanovskiy N.V.

Dr. Sci. (Hist.), Prof., Russian State University for Humanities, Deputy Head Editor “Sotsiologitcheskie Issledovaniya” journal, Chief Researcher, Institute of Sociology of Federal Сenter for Applied and Theoretical research, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia socis@isras.ru

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Romanovskiy N.V. A Scholar in the mine-bield of national issues. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2017. No 10. P. 151-154


The paper reviews E. A. Bagramov’s monograph “National problematics: in search of new conceptual approaches” (Moscow, 2016). A multi-level analysis of the monograph is emphasized, as well as its significance for current situation in Russia. Successful resolution of author’s intentions is attributed to a synthesis of theoretical concepts with a wealth of data mobilzed by the author, to his years-long career in this sphere of academia and proctice, to innovative approaches to such issues as internationalism, individual identity in contemporary Russia, role of school and education, conflicts in inter-ethnic relations and ways to resolve them.

national issue; ethnos; nation; internationalism; identity; national conflicts
Content No 10, 2017