THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Russian childfree woman or the problem of value points shift

2015. 2, pp. 343-350

Bicharova Mariya M. - Ph.D. (Philological Science), Associate Professor, Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 4141056, Russian Federation, valkirija@inbox.ru

Gorlova Yekaterina V. - Ph.D. (Philosophy), Astrakhan State University, 20a Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 4141056, Russian Federation, spiro.spero@mail.ru

The article is devoted to investigation the features of image of modern Russian woman, voluntary refused from childbearing. In spite the important part of woman-mother which she plays in the process of formation of national self-consciousness and main forms of Russian cultural identification, the transformation from “feminity” to “sexuality” and from “feminity” to “manliness” is registered. A new absolutely different image of woman who dew to certain reasons be it physiological, psychological, social, ideological, religious or Political Science ones, cannot or doesn’t want to have children.

Key words: , , , , , , childfree, voluntary childless, ideology, modern woman, New Age, social consequences

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