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The 70th ANNIVERSARY of A. Y. FLIER

O. N. Volkostrelov, A. Ya. Flier. Culture is a program of group adaptive behavior of people. Interview

I. M. Bykhovskaya, O. I. Goryainova. Socialization and inculturation of the individual: a comparative analysis of socially significant practices

G. V. Drach. On cultural variability and social dynamics (referring to the works of A. Ya. Flier)

A.V. Kostina. A. Ya. Flier's concept of culture and its role in the development of Russian cultural studies

 

Discussions:

IN SEARCH OF THE MEANING OF HISTORY AND CULTURE (A. Ya. Flier’s Section)

V. M. Rozin. From the culture of modernity to the "post-culture"

N. A. Khrenov. Between america and china: the concept of the "other" in the formation and transformation of russia's civilizational identity (beginning)

 

Analytics:

HIGH ART IN a CULTURE of MODERNITY (E. N. Shapinskaya’s Sectoin)

E. N. Shapinskaya. "Ah, it's not hard to deceive me..." Love games in cyberspace

CULTURAL REFLECTIONS

N. A. Khrenov. Culture and historical memory (beginning)

A. Ya. Flier. Power and culture: self-organization of society according to the model of vertical hierarchy


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Kutz Vladimir Anatolievich,
Candidate of Science,
Leading Research Worker,
Concern “Granit-Electron”JSC,
Herzen University doctoral student.
е-mail: 2697305VK1@inbox.ru

Protective Functions of Culture
 
Abstract: The article outlines the main points of the author's concept of culture as a means of physical, intellectual and psychological protection of a person and the society from external threats. The article analyzes the place of this function in a raw of other functions of culture. Major subsystems of culture involved in maintaining this function are discussed from the perspective of M.S. Kagan’s cultural morphology.
 
Keywords: Culture, protection, physical, intellectual and psychological security of a person and the society.

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