THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Extremism: to the question about the formation of ethnic conflicts in Russia

2013. №1, pp. 81-89

Salahutdinova Rezida H. - Ph.D. (Sociology), Assistant Professor, Saint Petersburg State University, 1/3 Smolny st., St.-Petersburg, 414056, Russia,

The article analyzes the attitude of young people to the representatives of the peoples of the North Caucasus region and Central Asia, living in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region and factors of their formation. Analyzed the relationship between the concepts and ekstrimizm conflict, ethnic conflict in the context of the theory of ethnic groups. Attempts to identify the objective and subjective reasons for the formation of youth behaviors ekstrimistskogo sense.

Key words: extremism and nationalism in the youth environment,ethnic conflict