A Scholar in the mine-bield of national issues
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.