THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Astrakhan as one of the research centers of the South of Russia and the Caspian region. Results and prospects of the development and strengthening of the scientific community

2015. №2, pp. 60-73

Usmanov Rafik Kh. - D.Sc. (Political Science), Professor, Head of Department, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russian Federation,

The paper examines the current geoPolitical Science processes in the regions of Russia and foreign countries in the period of global changes. Analyzes the events, the state of society and the influence of science on socio-economic development of the South of Russia. Author on the basis of quantitative and qualitative research methods and comparative analysis is made classification of dissertation research during the reporting period of the Dissertation Council in Astrakhan State University on Political Science and philosophical sciences. The study concluded the positive role of regional scientific community and the significant contribution of the Dissertation Council in the preparation of qualified scientists and humanities consolidation in the further development of regional science.

Key words: диссертация, совет, соискатель, политические науки, философия, культура, теория, геополитика, глобализация, Каспийский регион, научное исследование, этнополитический процесс, элита, население, прогноз, анализ, dissertation, advice, competitor, Political Science science, philosophy, culture, theory, geopolitics, globalization, Caspian region, scientific research, ethno-Political Science process, elite, population forecast analysis