THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Modernization of the archaic

2014. №1, pp. 140-145

Baryshkov Vladimir P. - D.Sc. (Philosophy), Professor, Saratov State University, 83 Astrakhanskya st., Saratov, 410012, Russian Federation,

The dominant factor in the socio-political processes in modern Russian history are traditional cultural attitudes. Attempts by authorities in the 1960-s of the last century, modernize the society did not have and could not succeed because of the bРµzosnovnosti of the Western influenced units and ideologems popular consciousness. Four major levels of traditional Russian mentality, utopizm, sanity, rebelliousness, strastoterpie, alternately translated into institutional forms of social organization, forming a protective belt of sustainable system and Russian engine competing in its adaptability to the civilizational challenge.

Key words: политико-культурный контекст, модернизация, архаика, время, вечность, Россия, менталитет, историческое сознание, власть и народ, элементы народного сознания, political-cultural context, modernization, archaic, time, eternity, Russia, historic consciousness, mentality, power and people, elements of the Consciousnesses