Institute of Sociology
of the Russian Academy of Sciences

About the Institute

The Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ISRAS) is a leading social research institution in the Russian Federation. It was created to advance social theory, engage in fundamental social studies and provide practical counsel to better the living conditions of the Russian population.

The Institute came into existence on June 14, 1968 as a further step to expand and develop the Department of Concrete social research of the Institute of Philosophy of the USSR Academy of Science.

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On March 20, 2017 the Institute of Sociology RAS held the round-table discussion “Russian Education Today”. The theme was "What's new? What has recently appeared in education and our work?"
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On March 20, 2017 the Institute of Sociology RAS held the theoretical and methodological seminar “Yadov Seminar”. Gimpelson V.E. made a report “Labor age: workforce changing configuration”.
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Books

Rozhdestvenskaya E., Semenova V., Tartakovskaya I., Kozela K. (eds). Collective Memories in War. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016. 196 pp. Rozhdestvenskaya E., Semenova V., Tartakovskaya I., Kozela K. (eds). Collective Memories in War. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2016. 196 pp.
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