THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

2008. 2, pp. 57-64

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The initial thesis of the article is reduced to the fact that the political mythology is a part of a political culture of any time and any country. In the substantial plan it is further concretized in the analysis of genesis and development of myths about a cult of personality of the leader, about the hero. In the article the general principles of ruling elites are opened and the mythology of modern ruling elites was analyzed.