THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Modern Russian elite in the context of political culture

2015. №3, pp. 338-342

Rezakov Ravil G. - D.Sc. (Pedagogical), Professor, Moscow city pedagogical university, 4 2nd Selskokhozyaystvenny Ave., Moscow, 129226, Russian Federation,

The В«political cultureВ» is one of the most actual subject in domestic social science. Most often this subject connects with behavior of ruling elite and their leaders, and in the civil relations with society. Elite tries to adapt for themselves the existing political traditions, to use them as a tool of the power. Political elite of different countries behaves according to the native traditions. In this context the consideration of their cultural bases allows to make more accurately diagnosis of their general professional quality and to formulate recommendations about overcoming of the existing shortcomings.

Key words: политика, элита, политическая культура, культурные ценности, борьба, власть, policy, elite, political culture, cultural values, fight, power