THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

The frontier stages typology through the prism of gender interethnic relations: the Wild West and Low Volga historical experiences

2013. 3, pp. 304-310

Yakushenkov Sergey N.  - Ph.D. (Anthropology), Professor, Astrakhan State University, 20 Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russia ,,

Yakushenkova Oksana S.  - Ph.D. (History), Editor, Ltd. "Global Lab", Housing 5, 18 Andropov ave., Moscow, Russia,,

The article analyzes the womans role in the cultural dialog in different periods of frontier relations. The authors consider that the analyses of this role helps us to define different periods of frontier: early frontier, frontier and postfrontier, because her status is different in each period that means that her role in the intercultural communication is also different. The articles also shows some analogues in the frontier relations on the Wild West and the Low Volga region.

Key words: early frontier,frontier,postfrontier,periodization,Wild West,The Low Volga region,womens role,intercultural dialog