Research Areas

Research interests of the department cover the following range of topics :

Rezaev A.V.

  • Neoinstitutionalism in the social sciences
  • Problems of capitalist society
  • Philosophy and sociology of social intercourse
  • Sociology of Higher Education
  • History of social knowledge
  • Methodology of Social Sciences and Humanities

Skvortsov N.G.

  • Ethnic studies
  • Social / Cultural Anthropology
  • Intercultural Communication

Shershneva E.L.

  • comparative economic sociology
  • transition to market economies
  • labor markets

Yaroshenko S.S.

  • sociology of poverty
  • social exclusion and new forms of solidarity in the post- socialist societies
  • gender differences
  • case study research