Search: Generations (3 materials)

Do Generations Matter?

... and cooperating with a large number of Russian experts. My opinion is subjective, but from the point of view of sociological methodology, it could be considered as the experience of a “participating observer”. First of all, the cyclical nature of generations is an obvious fact. The outlooks of my twentysomething colleagues are different from mine, to say nothing of the older generation. However, problems arise when there are attempts to operationalise differences. What exactly do we mean? After ...

22.11.2019

Is Socialism the Bright Future Awaiting America?

... fit work into their lifestyle rather than vice versa. All in all, millennials prefer to discuss projects rather than careers. They often change jobs and even professions. The fact that millennials take longer to become mature adults compared to past generations in the US is equally important, at least when it comes to becoming “mature” in the traditional sense of the word. Generation Y tends to hold on to teenage fantasies longer, putting off decisions that involve greater personal responsibility,...

05.08.2019

Global Russians and Millennials in Academic Environment. RIAC Discussion

..., Ph.D. candidate in Slavic and Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University, a literary anthropologist and writer, discussed how young scholars differ from their predecessors. The discussion focused on the issues of definition and identification of generations, the attitude of the millennials to the disintegration of the USSR, the phenomenon of "global Russians," the impact of globalization, the clash of political correctness concepts, new sincerity, and post-truth in the expert environment....

07.05.2018

Poll conducted

  1. In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
    U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements  
     33 (31%)
    U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity  
     30 (28%)
    U.S. wants to dissolve Russia  
     24 (22%)
    U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China  
     21 (19%)
 
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