Interdisciplinary ideas in sociology and challenges of future


Мalinetskiy G.G.

M.V. Keldysh Institute of applied mathematics, Academy of sciences, Moscow, Russia gmalin@keldysh.ru

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Мalinetskiy G.G. Interdisciplinary ideas in sociology and challenges of future. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2015. No 4. P. 152-161




Abstract

Mutual relationships of contemporary sociology with interdisciplinary approaches are discussed including changes awaiting humankind in geopolitics, geo-economics and geo-culture in the first half of the 21st century. It is argued that it is sociology that shall – in medium-term perspective – achieve advanced positions in the complex of sciences of nature, society, and mankind.


Keywords
sociology; technological order; place of Russia in the world; self-organization theory; strategic forecast; global demographic transition; decline of American empire
Content No 4, 2015