Philosophy of images of nature in the “eastern” poems of G.G. Byron and “southern” poems of A.S. Pushkin
... the two national geniuses are considered within the opposition of the horizontal/vertical, which is laden with philosophical and metaphorical semantics. Both poets show that, in the absence of spirituality, the true internal freedom sought by the main characters cannot be attained
1. Азадовский К. М. Пейзаж в творчестве К. Д. Фридриха // Проблемы романтизма. М., 1971. Вып. 2.
2. Байрон Дж. Г. Корсар // Байрон Дж....
Characteristic features of a professional writer’s reconstruction activities in the context of retrospective discourse
The article focuses on some peculiarities of German autobiographical texts structuring. The character of speech activity of the narrator as a professional writer is analysed.
1. Архипов И. К. «Знак — предмет» и знак — ситуация: текст и дискурс //Текст и дискурс. ...
The image of Svyatopolk in the Tale of Boris and Gleb: predestination or freedom of choice?
... that Svyatopolk performs an evil deed neither due to predestination, nor under the influence of fatal circumstances, but of his own free will. Svyatopolk embodies the model of a person of string will, which is opposed to the will of God and leads the character to captivity of the devil.
1. Сказание о Борисе и Глебе // Библиотека литературы Древней Руси : в 20 т.СПб, 1997. Т. 1 : XI — нач. XII века. С. 328—351, 527—531.
Edward Stachura’s existential character and the Polish wedding chronotope
This article analyses the spatial and temporal structure of Edward Stachura’s short story “The Wedding” in an intertextual dialogue with Sta-nislaw Wyspianski’s play of the same name and in the existential literary-philosophical context. The author focuses on the problem of relations between the individual and the historical national community. The article analyses the logic of solving this problem in the romantic context of Wyspianski’s thinking and the existential context of Stachura’s works
The example of humility: The life of St Nicholas the Bishop compiled by Symeon the Metaphrast
The image of St Nicholas in the translated Byzantine biography is analysed in order to identify the type of humble behaviour. The author examines the plot-based means of describing the character of the saint and comes to a conclusion about an equal combination of meekness and audacity in his humble behaviour, which is explained by the personal qualities of the saint and his feat.
1. Византийские легенды / отв....
The role of proper names in the chronotope modelling in Yu. Buida’s short story Of the name of Lev
This article addresses the chronotope formation in the short story Of the name of Lev on the basis of the semantic potential of the main character’s anthroponyms. The author considers the role of the left-right opposition in the modelling of space and time in the text.
Мифология: авторская программа.
The spiritual and moral collision in H. G. Wells’s short story “The Door in the Wall”
... пособие. М., 2007. С. 159—180.
5. Уэллс Г. Собрание соч. : в 15 т. М., 1964. Т. 6. С. 354—373.
6. Чертанов М. Герберт Уэллс. М., 2010.
English literature, Herbert Wells, collision, character, plot, spiritual and moral aspect, religion, axiology.
On the function of biblical anthroponyms David and Goliath in poetic texts of A. I. Polezhaeva and V. Ya. Bryusova
... of the depicted. Changes are revealed in the semantics of images resulting from the author’s individual assessment and the reader’s perception. The author demonstrates the dependence of the functioning of the two biblical anthropoetonims on the character of text-reader communication, and on the formation of the common cultural space of the author and the reader.
1. Библия. М., 2006.
2. Вихлянцев В. П. Библейский словарь. URL:
On the correspondence between Wislawa Szymborska and Kornel Cornelius Filipowicz
... Szimborska and Cornelius Philipovich entitled “Your cat has the best of lives” and published in 2016 can be seen as a biographical account and historical evidence of two writers, a record of life of artistic people in Poland in the 1960s. Stylistic character of Szimborska is studied on the background of her creative poetry.
1. Ворошильская Н. Коллажи Виславы Шимборской // Радио Польша : [сайт]. URL:
The form and meaning of H. Hesse’s novel A child’s soul
... work is considered as one marked by binary oppositions of nature/civilisation, the world of children/adults, the ideal/the reality, the truth/a lie, fear/bravery, judgement/absolution, God/devil. The authors analyse the psychology of the novel’s main character. The central autobiographical image of the novel is interpreted in the context of religious and philosophical ideas about the duality of human nature and is connected to the features of adolescent psychology and age-related alienation and rebelliousness....
«Cultivate Your Garden»: Natural Existence Utopia of Enlightenment Man in Park and Garden Landscapes (on the Example of “Life and Adventures” by Andrei Bolotov)
... эпохи Просвещения //
Культура эпохи Просвещения. М., 1993.
landscape utopia, place utopia, aberration of memorialist’s point of
view, sentimental pantheism, rural garden idyll, antinomic character of Enlightenment culture.
The mythopoetics of Yu. Buida’s short story All the Floating by
... interconnection between wedding and funeral themes is considered in the framework of mythopoetical ideas of the identity of life and death. The authors analyse the explicit and implicit language markers of the given meanings and emphasise the multi-tier character of plot and language organization of the short story.
1. Аверинцев С. С. София-Логос : словарь. Киев, 2000.
2. Брокгауз Ф. А., Ефрон И. А. Энциклопедический словарь : ...
Idea of Home in Alexander Pushkin's “Eugene Onegin”
The article analyses the important cultural universal my means of the oppositions: home — peace; home — freedom, home — happiness in literary and historical context. This approach allows determining the affiliation of characters to the opposite axiological systems, which creates new opportunities for the interpretation of the denouement of the novel.
Полн. собр. соч.: в 10 т. М., 1957. Т. 5.
The External Economic Factor in the Development of Northwestern Regions: Institutional Support and an Impact Assessment
... is interdependent and there is considerable support for international cooperation at different levels and in different areas. To a degree, this is explained by the federal district’s geographical position and transport connections, the ‘Nordic’ character of the economy shared by the Russian and neighbouring territories, and the multi-tier nature of the institutional framework for international economic cooperation in the international region.
Andreeva E. L., Ratner A. V., Myslyakova Y. ...
The theme of the female in the novels of Charles Brockden Brown
N. Y., 1982.
. A Vindication of the Rights of Woman. L., 1992.
. Essayas on Psysiognomy // Massachusets Magazine. 1794. January.
. The Accomplished Female Character //
Magazine. 1792. April.
. On the Happy Influence arising from FEMALE SOCIETY // Mass. Magazine. 1795. July.
Charles Brockden Brown: Feminism in Fiction // American Novelists Revisited: Essays ...
Cultural foundations of the style of philosophising (a comparison of N. O. Lossky's oeuvre with I. Kant's anthropology)
... в Санкт-Петербурге (Петрограде). История
style, philosophising style, topos (commonplace), Yu. V. Rizhdesrvensky, N. O. Lossky, I. Kant's anthropology, original features of Russian culture and philosophy, national character
Popova V. S.
The problem of hereditary sin in F.M. Dostoevsky’s novel The Brothers Karamazov
... “hereditary sin” in Dostoevsky’s novel The Brothers Karamazov is considered in the light of the discussion on the theory of “hereditary sin” within modern Orthodoxy. The author examines the “threshold situations” faced by the novel’s characters and arrives at a conclusion about the role of the “hereditary sin” problem in Dostoevsky’s literary system.
1. Достоевский Ф. М. Братья Карамазовы : в 2 т. М., 1981.
2. Дунаев М. М. Вера ...
Studies into the history of Russian Neo-Kantianism in Poland
... J. Noras, T. Kubalica]. Katowice.
73. Neukantianismus in Polen 2015 / ed. T. Kubalica, S. Nachtsheim. Würzburg.
74. Niznikow S. A. 2004, O specyfice rosyjskiego neokantyzmu (uwagi o filozofii wiary A. I. Wwiedienskiego). Pier. H. Rarot [On specific character of the Russian neo-Kantianism (notes on A. I. Vvedensky’s philosophy of faith). Trans. H. Rarot] // Rosja — Wielki Nieznajomy. Wybor tekstow ze wspolczesnej filozofii i socjologii rosyjskiej / pod red. H. Rarot, J. Mizinskiej. Colloquia ...
The idea of the universal resurrection in N. F. Fedorov’s philosophy
The author investigates the essence of the idea of resurrection formulated in N. F. Fedorov’s philosophy of the common cause. The author shows a unique character of the thinker's theory. N. F. Fedorov's ideas echo with those of immortalism, a modern philosophical direction.
1. Бердяев Н. А. Религия воскрешения («Философия общего дела» Н. Ф. Фёдорова) ...
Cognitive and pragmatic aspects of German social-political discourse
The German social-political discourse is regarded to be a cognitive space with its certain structure and dynamic character, it can be studied from both syncronistic and dyachronistic points of view.
Когнитивная лингвистика и проблемы композиционной семантики в сфере ...
On the illocutionary “responsibility” of the author in a dramatic paratext
... intentions in the process of creating a dramatic paratext. It is suggested that the pragmatic orientation of typologically different paratextual structures can be purely directive (prescriptive) as well as narrative, which emphasizes the transgenre character of paratext. The article addresses the specific features of implementation of the extradiegetic author category in drama on a paratextual level, as well as its role in the creation of dramatic diegesis.
1. Гротовски Е. От Бедного ...
Historical realia in teaching Russian as a foreign language
This article deals with the historical realia as markers of the national and historical identity of the country of the target language. Realia make it possible to reconstruct selected aspects of the national character and study the axiology of modern native speakers. The analysis of non-equivalent, background and connotative lexis in the course of language acquisition stimulates reflection on extralinguistic (historical) information and thus contributes to ...
Philosophical and Anthropological Ideas of Vasily Rosanov in the Problem Field of Russian Thinking Abroad
The article considers the anthropological problems of gender, proceeding from the interaction of natural and spiritual world content. The author reveals the specific character of Vasily Rosanov‘s views on the meaning of sexual relations.
О назначении человека. М., 1993.
Традиционный праздничный календарь ...
Multiple-factor mathematical models of heterogeneous metasystems
... calculations and comparison of theoretical results with the data of experiments. For creation of almost effective models certain offers concerning the top and bottom borders of the sizes of a filler, their distribution and concentration, the dipolar moments, character and results of interpartial interaction are formulated.
Такетоми С., Тикадзуми С.
Магнитные жидкости. М., 1996.
Кутателадзе С. С., Стырикович М. А.
Transboundary spatial planning in the Baltic Sea Region
... Вестник Российского государственного университета им. И
. 2007. №
7. С. 92—97.
Long Term Perspective for the spatial development of the BSR — Proposal for character, structure and overall objective/ Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications. URL: http://www.vasab.org.
European Territorial Research Community ESPON. Linking Territorial Research and Practice: An agenda for the future....
Exploration and development of classical pedagogical heritage: on the problem of terminology (on the basis of A. S. Makarenko's oeuvre)
... history of development of A. S. Makarenko's heritage as a social pedagogue-reformer in the context of description of social pedagogical initiative and formal pedagogy. The author emphasises the parallelism of the two factors, their non-linear and cyclic character, interdependence and interaction within the processes of exploration and development of A. S. Makarenko’s heritage in Soviet pedagogy.
АПН СССР // Советская педагогика. 1975. №
Psychological tradition of "Poor Lisa" by N. M. Karamzin in the poem "Eda" by E. A. Baratynsky
The article examines the structure of Baratynsky’s poem and compares it to a Karamzin’s tale because in spite of some substantial differences these two works prove to be clearly similar. The characters could be more deeply understood if the esearch goes into their inner world. Such analysis allows to discover a few psychological strategies introduced into literary practice by Karamzin: the author’s presence in fictional world, "closeups",...
The dynamics of the dispersible particle which is blown off from a flat level by the laminar Couette layer
Character of influence Saffmena force on the particles out of the layer is detected. The longitudinal velocity of the particle can be more fluid speed, then the power Saffmena will be directed to the surface. In these circumstances we need a big initial ...
The problem of self-identification in H. Hesse’s short novel “Klein Wagner” and M. Frisch’s novel “Stiller”
... shown that the problem of self-identification is solved differently by two writers: Hesse’s solution lies in Klein’s rejection of the role and mask of Wagner, which was imposed on him by the society, through a voluntary death, whereas Frisch’s character Stiller faces desolation and shows outward acceptance of his name and role still rejecting them inside.
1. Гайденко П. П. Трагедия эстетизма: о миросозерцании Сёрена Киркегора. М., 2007....
Literary texts in German classes with PhD students: The interdisciplinary aspect
... of using it in discussions in German classes with PhD students. Fragments from Hans Konsalik’s Jour-ney to Tierra del Fuego and Daniel Kehlman’s Measuring the World are used to this end. The biographies of scientists — as shown through literary characters — can serve as a basis for role models for young researchers.
1. Василькова В. В. Междисциплинарность как когнитивная практика // Коммуникация и образование : ...
Language specificity of Franz Kafka’s non-fiction texts
... texts, which manifest his linguistic personality. The epistolary texts are analysed in reference to the addressee and their relationship with the author. Special attention is paid to the functional specificity of the parable as a genre and the absurd character of the author’s narration.
1. Бабенко Н. С. О лингвистическом смысле разграничения текстов на жанры // Лексика и стиль. Тверь, 1993. С. 9—16.
2. Белунова ...
The history of the Russian anthroponymic formula in the Smolensk region: Commercial documents of the 17th century
... Антропонимия Приворонежья ХVII века : дис. … канд. филол. наук. Воронеж, 1972.
Koroleva I. A.
anthroponymic formula, history, Russian, Smolensk province, historical commercial documents, social character
The child that is «not of this world» in Sergey Snegov’s novel Humans as Gods
The novel by the famous Soviet science fiction writer is analysed in the context of evangelical allusions and connotations. Biblical references in the text suggest a link between one of the main characters, the boy Astr, and the image of Christ. Although well in line with the anthropology of enlighten-ment, the idea of the salvation of the universe, which is central to the plot of the novel, and the image of the saviour, the child that is ‘not ...
Geodemography of the Saint Petersburg Suburbs
... shaped by the current administrative border between Saint Petersburg and the Leningrad region — a product of the territory’s development in the Soviet period of Russia’s history. The lengthy process of border formation has given it a peculiar character. The most vibrant and attractive areas of the suburbs are located at a distance of 14—32 km from the centre of Saint Petersburg, between the isochrones of forty- and ninety-minute transport accessibility. Lying at a distance of approximately ...
Foreign culture images and the civilisation/barbarianism opposition in Evelyn Waugh’s Decline and Fall
... Имагологические очерки. М., 2005.
11. Dyserinck H. Imagology and the Problem of Ethnic Identity // Intercultural Studies. 2003. № 1. P. 285—294.
12. Leerssen J. Imagology. The Cultural construction and literary representation of national characters. A critical survey. Amsterdam, 2007.
13. Waugh Ev. Decline and Fall. Oxford, 2008.
Waugh, Decline and Fall, imagology, otherness, stereotypes, civilization, barbarism
Russian Neokantianism: history and characteristics of its development
... und Irrationales // Studien zum Erkenntnisproblem. Kaunas, 1927.
13. Sezemanas V. Das Problem des Idealismus in der Philosophie // Humanitario fakulteto raštai. Kaunas, 1925. Kn. 1.
neokantianism, domestic philosophical tradition, specific character of Russian neokantianism, A. I. Vvedenskij, B. V. Jakovenko, V. E. Sesemann.
Belov V. N.
Particular features of Polish Hamlet in the novels “Homeless” by S.Zeromski and “Red Shields” by Y. Iwaszkiewicz
... “Polish Hamlet” image in prosaic works of the first half of the XXth century. They emphasize that the structure of this image in “Homeless” by S.Zheromsky and “Red Shields” by Ya. Ivashkevich is identified through the system of Hamlet’s character dominants as agent- ascetic personality and reflecting “ego”. The analysis concludes that Zheromsky within the frames of realistic novel successively implements the Hamlet’s psychological personality model while Ivashkevich a mystical ...
Which of the Characters from Russian Literature Might Have Read Alexis de Tocqueville?
1. Арустамова А. А. О некоторых американских аллюзиях в русской литературе середины ХIХ века // Вестник Челябинского государственного университета. Филология. Искусствоведение. 2007. № 15.
2. Бабаев Э. Г. Комментарии // Толстой Л. Н. Собр. соч.: в 22 т. М., 1982. Т. 9.
3. Гагарин И. Дневник. Записки о моей жизни. Переписка. М., 1996.
4. Герцен А. И. Былое и думы. 1852―1868 // Герцен А. И. Собр. соч.: в 30 т.М., 1956. Т. 8.
5. Герцен А. И. Письма. 1832―1838 // Герцен А. И. Собр. соч.: в 30 т. М.,1961...
Metanarrative in Daniel Kehlmann’s novel Fame
... constructing and re-constructing a literary text in the case of Daniel Kehlmann’s novel Fame (2009). Using various narrative strategies, Daniel Kehlmann manages to create a multilayered fictional space based on meta-narration and self-reflection of the characters and the narrator. The duality, amalgamation of reality and fiction, reciprocity, and the inclusion of the reader into the process of textual modeling through cross-references and intertextual connections constitute the basis of Daniel Kehlmann’s ...
The role of trade and economic factors in English-Russian relations of the second half the of the 19th/beginning of the 20th century
English-Russian state-to-state relations in the second half of the 19th/ beginning of the 20th century are distinguished by complex character and dramatic shifts from cooperation to confrontation and vice versa. Different circumstances and factors, including the level of trade and economic contacts, affected the condition of English-Russian relations. The author analyses the principal ...
Empirischer und intelligibler Charakter: Von Kant über Fries und Schelling zu Schopenhauer
... Hauptwerken Kants. München: Robert Gruber, 1926.
16. Schopenhauer A. Sämmtliche Werke. Mannheim: Brockhaus F. A., 1988.
17. Schulz W. Philosophie des Übergangs // Zeit der Ernte. Stuttgart-Bad Cannstadt, 1982. S. 30—40.
empirical and intelligible character, freedom, action, continuity
Koßler M. V. (Übersetzt von A. I. Trozak)
“Russian Lithuania,” as seen by N. Ustryalov
... the history of medieval Lithuanian as part of the Russian past. The author examines the career of S. S. Uvarov – Minister of National Enlightenment in the 1830 – 1840s, as well as other factors behind the official narrative about the “Russian character” of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania. The paper stresses the significance of Ustryalov’s concepts in the Russian historiography in the first half of 19th century.
1. Устрялов Н. Г. Исследование вопроса, какое ...
Language as a person's achievement and as a self-organizing system
... represented as a socio-personal continuum of linguistic phenomena of different ontology. The purpose of the article is to describe the basic properties of human language as a complex self-organizing system of processes. Active and subjective character of reality and knowledge representation in human mind determines the main properties of language. The author offers a definition of language corresponding to this approach and describes the differences between anthropocentrism and anthropomorphism ...
The title of Alexander Pushkin’s novel The captain’s daughter as the textual dominant
... it possible to interpret implied meanings. Unlike the other, more frequent, lexical and grammatical units used as nominations in the text (‘Masha’, ‘Marya Ivanovna Mironova’), ‘captain’s daughter’ explicates the image of both the main character and her father – captain Mironov. An ‘invisible hero’ in history, he is a man of high moral qualities: kindness and candour. Therefore, ‘captain’s daughter’ fulfils the role of the textual dominant and presents the essence of the ...
Civil law of pre-revolutionary Russia as a factor of influence for the development of modern legal doctrine (the case of the personality of the state)
The article evaluates the achievements of Russian pre-revolutionary civil law as the basis for modern civil law. The author identifies the basic elements of the Russian system of civil law, which are unique in their character. The author draws a conclusion about certain similarities in defining the legal position of the state in pre-revolutionary and contemporary Russia. It is necessary to develop new concepts of state participation in civil relations.
1. Бондарь ...
The possibility of translation as the criterion of language development
... connection with this problem some views of Russian and foreign authors are analyzed. It is postulated that the possibility of any given language to function as a target language depends mainly not on the factors of pure linguistic but rather extralinguistic character. The subjective moment (the competence of translators) plays an important role as well.
1. Бархударов Л. С. Язык и перевод (Вопросы общей и частной теории перевода). М., 1975.
2. Будагов ...