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Akopov, Sergey

Candidate of Political Science, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, North-West Institute, Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, St.-Petersburg.  E-mail: sergakopov@gmail.com 


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Contributing Russian Identity: Principles of "Trans-culture" and "Critical Universality"

The article focuses on the analysis of political and philosophical ideas of M.N. Ep- stein, and particularly on his concept of “trans-culture”. The purpose of the article is to explore ways to overcome the crisis of national identity by the principles of “trans-culture” and “critical universality”, developed by philosopher M.N. Epstein. The article examines such topics as criticism of totalitarian culture in the USSR, critique of multiculturalism, Russian regionalism, selfidentity of the Russian Diaspora in the USA, etc. The article is based on the texts of M.N. Epstein and on the interview taken by the author in 2011. The author concludes that the principles of “trans-culture” and “critical universality” developed by Epstein may be considered as a “bridge”, which leads from national-civilizational identity towards building global civil society.

Keywords: national identity crisis; trans-culture; critical universality, critical analysis of multiculturalism, M.N. Epstein.

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Alexandrov, Aleksandr

Doctor of Philosophy, Deputy Head of the Administration of the Governor of Sverdlovsk Region, Director of the Department of Domestic Policy, Ekaterinburg

E-mail: alexandrov@gov66.ru

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Spiritual Self-release of a Person in I.A. Ilyin’s Interpretation of Hegel’s Anthropology

The paper highlights the problem of the necessity of person’s spiritual self-release in I.A.Ilyin’s anthropological interpretation of Hegel’s philosophy.  Person’s realization of freedom is considered as the summary of self-reflection, choice and practical act.

Keywords: freedom, spiritual self-release, existentialism, concretization of an absolute, person’s self-determination, theology.

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Andreev, Alexander

Candidate of Law, Associate professor, the Department of the Constitutional Law, Urals Law Institute, Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg

E-mail: trixter2001@mail.ru


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Constitutional Law Foundations of Civil Society

The article examines the constitutional law foundations of civil society institutes’ functioning. The author justifies the need for the participation of Russian society in the state management process.

Keywords: civil society, Russian society, democracy, personality, rights and freedoms of man and citizen, legal state.

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Antonenko, Valeriia

Postgraduate student, Institute of Philosophy and Law, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Ekaterinburg.

E-mail: valeriya.antonenko@mail.ru

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Contemporary Implementation Models of Constitution and Principles of Direct Action of Constitution

The paper offers doctrinal analysis of the effectiveness of implementation models of the constitution, taking into account the existing constitutional theory and practice. The author defines the concept of the «implementation model of the constitution», marks out the criteria for definition of the models and suggests five implementation models of the constitution: model of formal implementation, model of mediated implementation, model of limited implementation, model of direct implementation, model of living implementation. The author formulates advantages and peculiarities of each model and considers those models and their continuous development as part of constitutional process. In addition, the article analyzes factors, which define the choice of particular model in concrete legal relationship and the reasons for the normative fixing of the model of direct implementation of constitution. The author concludes that direct action of the constitution as integral principle of the implementation of constitution resulted from its substantial qualities has attributive value.

Keywords: constitution, implementation of constitution, implementation model, direct action, constitutionalism.


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Arkhipov, Sergey

Doctor of Law, professor, Ural State Law Academy, Visiting Professor at University Paris-X and Paris XII (France), Ekaterinburg

E-mail: arhip10@mail.ru

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Problem of Contents of the Right of Ownership

The article is devoted to the contents of the right of ownership. The author in detail analyzes theoretical opinions about elements of the right of ownership and proposes a new theoretical model of the right of ownership. 

Keywords: property, right of ownership, individual right, legal relation, theoretical model of the right of ownership.

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Ashikhmina, Jana

Candidate of Political Science, junior researcher, Perm Division, Institute of Philosophy and Law, Ural Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Perm.

E-mail: ashikh_yan@list.ru

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Integrative Projects in Modern Russia: Types and Features

The article considers the diverse integration projects in modern Russia. Special attention is given to the integration of regions in Russia and to the formation of Perm's Region.

Keywords: integration, political integration, integration of regions in Russia.

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"Silovoki" in Governor Elections in Russian Federation

The author defines the classification criteria for direct governor elections in Russia, determines the types of elections based on their competitiveness and prediction and analyzes the impact of participation of power structures agents(«siloviki») on competitiveness and prediction of elections.

Keywords: direct governor elections in Russia, competitiveness and prediction of election, power structures agents («siloviki»), loyalty and opposition to federal power, role of power structures in regional politics, professionalism of administrative personnel.


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Electoral Cycles in Russia: Changes of Typical features of Elections

The aim of the article is to analyze theories of electoral cycles, to determinate electoral cycles in Russia and to demonstrate the influence of elections upon political development in Russia.

Keywords: electoral cycle, typology of elections, political development.

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