Izvestiya of Saratov University.
ISSN 1819-7671 (Print)
ISSN 2542-1948 (Online)


The Institutional Person: Developing a Philosophical Conception

The paper is devoted to the formation of the philosophical conception
of the institutional person. The paper considers the existing scientific
theories of the institutional person, analyses a possibility of using new
categories and stresses a necessity for working out new conceptions
of the description of social realia of the modern word. The formation
and direction for the development of the philosophical conception
of the institutional person as a conception of the correspondence of


Статья посвящена социально-философскому анализу здорового образа жизни. Этот анализ проводится на основе представлений о здоровье как о синергии духовного и телесного, внутреннего и внешнего в человеке. Показывается, что подобные представления неизбежно приводят к пониманию здорового образа жизни как совместного результата множества социальных и личных практик.


Сформулирован  социокультурный  парадокс  различения  «Я  – 
Другой», заключающийся в том, что, с одной стороны, много-
голосье  и  полифония  Других  способствуют  гармонизации  и 
амплификации развития личности, группы, культуры, а с дру-
гой стороны, многообразие Других способно актуализировать 
страх, тревожность, враждебность и агрессивность, приводить 
к  взаимному  антагонизму,  конфронтации,  противостоянию  и 
дискриминации.  Утверждается,  что  обозначенный  парадокс 


Предметом  статьи  являются  взгляды  русского  космиста 
В. И. Вернадского на биосферу, ноосферу и месту в них челове-
ка. Рассматриваются отличия биосферы и ноосферы и переход 
биосферы в ноосферу, концепция «живого» вещества как осно-
ва биосферы, превращение человека в геологическую (планет-
ную) силу, становление и разрушение техносферы, приводятся 
перечень  и  перспективы  разрешения  комплекса  глобальных 
проблем.  Все  идеи  русского  космиста  В.  И.  Вернадского  до-

The Institutional Person and the Order of Society: Plato-Aristotle's Tradition and Modern Democracy

The paper is devoted to considering the philosophical heritage of Plato and Aristotle touching upon the problems of the institutional person as a representative of the community of people. The dominating influence of culture and the education of society on the essence of the established owner of moral and intellectual properties is fixed. Special attention is also paid to disclosing the quality of its functional coordination with the habit of society regarding the concrete ruling regime.

Metodological Status of the «Other»: Psychological Discurs

The paper reports outcomes of a theoretical reflection of concept Other with the purpose to define methodological opportunities of this concept The paper alleges that the space of interactions of Self and Other can be represented by 3 dimensions, which construct sociopsychological, socio-cultural and existencio-cultural surfaces. 

Landscape Ontology: Existential Continuum

The phenomenon of the space-time continuum of the landscape is considered in the article. The author pays special attention to the problem of human life in a complex system and the totality of all components of natural and natural-anthropogenic landscapes.

Media Space: Socio-Philosophical Analysis

The purpose of this article is to analyze various approaches to studying the problems of media space in modern society, as well as the definition of clear common characteristics attributed to media space in various theories of media in social philosophy.

Review of the Book: Papayani F. A. The Imperial Future of Russia / Confrontation of Ideological Projects of the 19th – 21st Centuries

Russian space of 19th – 21st centuries turned into a tough field of opposition of ideological projects. Each project claims the status of a basic factor in shaping the outlook of the people who influence the present and future of Russia. The key idea of the monograph is ideology as the moral and ethical canon of human behavior and the power and political regulation of society.

The theory of a just state in the philosophical concept of the institutional person

The antagonisms in the development of modern social relations make working out the idea of creating comfortable life conditions for a person in society topical again. This circumstance suggests reconsidering the theory of a just state within the context of the philosophical conception of the institutional person with a substantial comprehension of the institutional organization of society comparing it with the variability of the tasks of modern democracy.