THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

The Formation of Regional Cultural Model of the Caspian Area

2013. №1, pp. 246-252

Khlyscheva Elena V. - Ph.D. (Philosophy), Professor, Astrakhan State University, 20а Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia,

This article gives the analysis of the regional cultural model in order to study the deepest capacity of the region, which becomes the main effective factor in the space of a globalizing world. Caspian Sea today – is an important geopolitical, economic, ecological, cultural zone, the natural boundary between Europe and Asia. This creates a new regional grouping, where cultures and interests of many people intertwine and provide them to find a way to interact with each other and never to push their interests.

Key words: regionalism,regional cultural model,the Caspian region,the Caspian "five","Caspian ideology"