Traversed path and issues of contemporary Russian ethnosociology

Arutiunian Yu.V.

counselor, Russian academy of sciences, Moscow, Russia

Drobizheva L.M.

Dr. Sci. (His.), Chief Researcher, Head of the Center for the Study of Interethnic Relations, Institute of Sociology, Federal Center of Theoretical and Applied Sociology, Russian Academy of Sciences; Professor-researcher, National Research University «Higher School of Economics», Moscow, Russia

ID of the Article:

For citation:

Arutiunian Yu.V., Drobizheva L.M. Traversed path and issues of contemporary Russian ethnosociology. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2014. No 7. P. 102-112


Main stages of development of ethnic sociology are considered. Results ofresearch are analyzed and issues are thematized pertaining to theoretical comprehensionand empirical study of the phenomena of civic and ethnic identity, interethnic relations, ethnicsocial differentiation. Methodological flaws are discussed appearing in the course of readyingresearch tools and interpreting data obtained.

ethnosociology; ethnic social processes; Russian identity; ethnic identity; interethnic relations; ethnic social differentiation; methodology and methods of ethnicsocial studies
Content No 7, 2014