Caucasus Region: Socio-Cultural and Religious Problems

DOI: 10.20542/0131-2227-2010-2-104-112

E. Rashkovskii, All-Russian State Library for Foreign Literature, 1, Nikoloyamskaya Str., Moscow, 109189, Russian Federation; Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO), 23, Profsoyuznaya Str., Moscow, 117997, Russian Federation (

Abstract. The three Moscow scientific centres conference review: Scientific Centre for Religious Literature and Russian Expatriate Community Editions at the All-Russian State Library for Foreign Literature, Centre for the Study of Religion at the Russian State University for the Humanities, and Center for Development and Modernization Studies at the Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences. The presentations are mainly focused on the following issues: general definition of the Caucasus region specificity; the analysis of economic, territorial and ethnographic ties between the folks of this "subcontinent" and Russia.

Keywords: Russia, Caucasus, “subcontinent”, traditionalism, postmodernism, expatriate communities

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For citation:
Rashkovsky E. Caucasus Region: Socio-Cultural and Religious Problems. World Eonomy and International Relations, 2010, no. 2, pp. 104-112.

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