Experiencing reproduction of life in peasant discourses

Vinogradsky V.G.

Dr. Sci. (Philos.), Leading Researcher, Center for Agrarian Studies, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. Moscow, Russia vgrape47@yandex.ru

Vinogradskaya О.Ya.

Institute of Agrarian Problems, Russian Academy of Sciences, Saratov, Russia vgrape58@yandex.ru

ID of the Article: 6234

For citation:

Vinogradsky V.G., Vinogradskaya О.Ya. Experiencing reproduction of life in peasant discourses. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2016. No 6. P. 129-137


The article attempts to interpret discursive understanding of sociological surveys results opposite in method, meaning and implications obtained via different research paradigms. On the one hand, methodology of quantitative research (surveys, polls), on the other – tradition of the qualitative methodology were used by the authors in field of peasant-centered expeditions. With the use of the Russian folk heritage we discuss meanings and specific interpretations of the experienced implementation and reproduction of everyday peasant existence.

peasant discourse; sociological research; research methods; daily practice; a toolkit of discourse analysis; social well-being
Content No 6, 2016