Routine of events – chronicle notes of Chelyabinsk meteorite fall witnesses


Zubanova L.B.

Cand. Sci. (Sociol.)Dr. Sci. (Cult.), Prof., Department of cultural science and sociology, Chelyabinsk State Institute of Culture, Chelyabinsk, Russia milazubanova@gmail.com

ID of the Article: 5924


For citation:

Zubanova L.B. Routine of events – chronicle notes of Chelyabinsk meteorite fall witnesses. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2014. No 3. P. 113-119




Abstract

The article is devoted to the qualitative study of the eyewitness accounts of the meteorite fall in Chelyabinsk. On the basis of the frame analysis of 40 narratives obtained on the day of the incident, a pattern is built of interpretations and the connotations of an a-typical event in everyday life, recorded and summarizes are the ways of understanding the precarious situation from the standpoint of subjective-emotional perception of its narrators.


Keywords
daily event; catastrophe; risk; frame analysis; sociology of disasters
Content No 3, 2014