On the Role of Gesinnung in Kant’s Ethics and Philosophy of Religion. Part I
... period in Religion within the Bounds of Bare Reason. Further problems arise from the complex pre-Kantian history of the concept of Gesinnung which influenced Kant’s philosophy. Among the sources that had a particularly strong impact both on the meaning of Kant’s concept of Gesinnung and on its perception the most important are various translations of the Bible — both into German and into Russian — as well as Latin works by A. G. Baumgarten and German works by C. A. Crusius and M. Mendelssohn....
Frame approach to analysing the semantisation of the biblical quasi-anthroponym prodigal son in the language of Russian poetry
This article describes ways to semanticise the biblical quasi-anthroponym ‘prodigal son’ in a poetic text, using the frame approach as a means of cognitive modelling and description. This approach helps to identify and characterise meaning construction mechanisms in a precedent onomastic sign, which conveys the conceptual meanings of the biblical text. The study proposes a new methodology ...
Compounds in Fyodor Ivanov’s texts (based on «A letter…» and «A petition…» of 1666)
This article draws a connection between compounds, on the one hand, and the general meaning of two documents from the manuscript legacy of an ideologist of the mid-17th-century Russian Orthodox schism and his worldview, on the other. The study aims to consider through the prism of diachronic linguistic personology the texts authored ...
Factors of self-actualization of student youth in the context of cross-cultural interaction and the mastering of a macro-mediator language
The topicality of this pilot study is predetermined by the necessity to optimize cross-cultural interaction in polyethnic regions by means of revelation of its subjects’ sociological portrait. In this research, the author attempts to experimentally investigate the nature of cross-cultural interaction in mastering a macro-mediator language in the academic discourse. A scenario ...
Hybrid texts as a form of interaction between avant-garde artistic and political discourses
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Dem'yankov, V. Z., 2002. Political discourse as a subject of political philology. Politicheskaya nauka. Politicheskiy diskurs: Istoriya i sovremennye issledovaniya [Political Science. Political discourse: History and ...
The prosodic means to convey modal-evaluative meanings in portrait interviews
Using texts of the journalistic genre of portrait interview, this article considers the ways to express the evaluative modal meanings of veracity/falsity and willingness/possibility/obligation by the medium of intonation. The study identifies the role of prosodic variation in achieving the pragmatic objectives of the mentioned genre.
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The Masonic Word: Types and Functions
In the sources that guide the Masons, and in the sources that they produce themselves, the term “Word” dominates in the meaning of a “text, an idea or a communicative unit”. This determines the importance of the research. Its purpose is to identify the characteristics of the perception of the Word by the Masons, that is, to discover the typology of the unit and its ...
An assessment of the role of green belts in creating comfortable microclimatic conditions in summer
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Liang Ch., Yu B., Yang F., Mayer H. Intra-urban differences of mean radiant temperature in different urban settings in Shanghai and implications for heat stress under heatwaves: A GIS-based approach // Energie and Buildings. 2016. № 130. P. 829—842.
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On combining translator training with foreign language teaching
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Translation and Discourse Analysis
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National monetary policy and the role of banks in increasing its efficiency
This study aims to explore the relationship between credit institutions and the Bank of Russia in implementing the national monetary policy. Another aim is to identify the goals and objectives of the national monetary policy, as well as the means and ways to attain them. The methodology relies on both general scientific principles (the ontological principle, the unity of the historical and the logical, the formal legal and comparative legal approaches) and domain-specific approaches....
Modern tendencies in media communication
... are a manifestation of the so-called game component of communication. Some neologisms are created as a result of a deviation from the traditional derivational models. There are also polycode neologisms. Generally speaking, neologisms are used as a means of increasing the expressiveness of media texts and a means of expressing assessment.
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The analysis of modus situations in expressions containing the verb to lack
The author explores the semantics of the verb ‘to lack’ and the way the speaker categorizes situations when perceiving and asseessing them. The verb ‘to lack’ expresses implicit negation embedded in the verb meaning, which actualizes some modus situations. The objective of the article is to identify and analyse situations verbalized in the utterances with the verb ‘to lack’. These situations are the results of mental activity of the modal subject, implicitly ...
Lexical explicators of the modality of necessity in the Old and New Testament (the Synodal translation into Russian)
... modifiers of the modality of necessity in the Old and New Testament. The aims of this study are to identify similarities and differences in the use of lexemes explicating the microfield in the biblical texts and to produce a comparative analysis of modal meanings of objective-subjective and objective necessity expressed through relevant lexemes. Another objective is to assess the influence of the meanings of necessity on the semantic orientation of the biblical texts manifested in the difference between ...
The machine and the body in the transcendental cosmo-logy of Chr. Wolff and Chr. A. Crusius
The 18th century philosophy actively used the notion of machine in its extended meaning, especially when describing both the world as a whole and its constituent bodies. Consequently, the initial meaning of that notion underwent peculiar changes: not only an artificial mechanism but also a natural organic body were defined as machines....
Dilemmas of logical hylomorphism
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The metaphysics of science
A reflection on the meaning of Kant’s manuscript where he uses the expression ‘metaphysics of science’. 20th century philosophy of science acknowledged empiricism and it was anti-metaphysic and positivistic. However, all forms of empiricism and positivism lead to a ...
Explication of autobiographical memories in Herman Hesse’s short stories
... linguistic actualisation and reproduction of past experiences as an integral element of autobiographical memory and describes the verbalisation of obliviscence. The author holds that H. Hesse deliberately uses a number of stylistic, lexical and grammatical means as implied explicators.
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The functional determination of speech aspects of a document
... The article describes speech representations of the key genre elements. These are the communicative goal, the image of the author and the addressee, the image of the past and the future, the content of the dictum, the language of a genre, and relevant means of speech representation. The authors conclude that the informative-explanatory function, which is central to the Development Concept, necessitates the use of certain genre elements and relevant language. There is a connection between informativeness ...
New verbal nouns with the meaning of an abstract action or state
... Russian National Corpus are used to identify and describe the most productive wordformation types and models for verbal nouns with procedural semantics. The author investigates the connection between such nouns and denominative neo-derivatives with a meaning of an abstract action. The study follows the anthropocentric paradigm.
1. Ваулина С. С., Девина О. С. Авторская модальность как текстообразующая категория (к постановке ...
Cross-Border Tourist Routes: The Potential of Russia’s North- West
... regions of Russia and the neighbouring countries. The author presents an approach that interprets cross-border tourist routes as an instrument for the conservation, reproduction, and promotion of natural, cultural, and historical potential and as a means to boost business activities in border regions. This article summarises international practices and presents the theoretical and practical aspects of designing and developing transboundary tourist routes in the border regions of Russia’s North-West....
Character’s existence in the Königsberg/Kaliningrad toposphere: Yu.N Ivanov’s Dances in the Crematorium and Michael Wieck’s The Decline of Königsberg
... Kenigsberga. Svidetel'stvo nemetskogo evreya [Sunset of Koenigsberg. Evidence of a German Jew]. St. Petersburg; Potsdam.
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The Soteriological Aspect of the Murals in the Kaliningrad Cathedral of Christ the Saviour
... article explores the main principles behind modern church paintings. The author examines the key factors affecting the structure of mural paintings and pays special attention to their semantic content. The main objective of the analysis is to identify means of expressive visualisation of the Divine Oeconomy, which is the semantic fundamental of the murals’ iconography. The author employs the methods of iconographic and iconological analysis correlating with the objectives of the study. It is concluded ...
Territorial differences in the attitudes to the migration crisis in Germany: The political aspect
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Author's modality in N. M. Karamzin's "Poor Lisa"
The article examines various means of expressing the author’s modality which is explicit about the author’s intentions and evaluations in “Poor Liza” by N. Karamzin. The question of relations between the “narrator” and the “author” is in the focus. The analysis og ...
Practical classes in mathematics as a means to develop the research competence in students of technical universities
... to conduct technical experiments, whose important component is the mathematical processing of experimental data and performance of simulation experiments. It is proposed to develop such skills during practical classes in mathematics considered as a means to develop research competences.
1. Артищева Е. К., Синицына Т.В. Коррекция знаний обучающихся на лабораторной работе с использованием компьютерных ...
Metaphoric vectors of time
... cognitive shifts that bring about gradual transformation of the conceptual structure of time metaphors in the Modern English period. The pragmatic shift in the axiological perspective of metaphoric models results in the loss of the inner value-laden meaning of time.
1. Бондарева Л. М. К проблеме интерпретации концепта «пространство» в отечественной и зарубежной лингвистике // Вестник Балтийского ...
Peripheral means to express incentive modality in the public service announcement discourse
Public service announcements attract attention to social problems and encourage the general public to solve them, which requires influencing the recipient using speech methods. The means to exert such influence create a functional and semantic field. The authors focus on the periphery constituents of this field, which function in public service announcements in the Russian and German languages.
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A transcendental analysis of mathematics: The constructive nature of mathematics
... their objective significance. This article aims to explicate Kant’s understanding (resp. justification) of the abstract nature of mathematical knowledge (cognition) as the “construction of concepts in intuition” (see: “to construct a concept means to exhibit a priori the intuition corresponding to it”; [CPR, A 713/В 741], which is “thoroughly grounded on definitions, axioms, and demonstrations” [CPR, A 726/В 754]. Unlike specific ‘physical’ objects, mathematical objects are of ...
About generalizations of the Cartan projective connection on smooth manifold
The Laptev projective structure of the 1st order presented a fibering of special linear coframes with multidimensional gluing is considered. The Laptev linear connection by means of the object containing a tensor is set in this fibering. If the tensor vanishes we have preprojective connection from which canonical connection is marked out. The Cartan projective connection and its canonical version are obtained from a projectivity ...
Evaluative lexis as a component of subjective modality in the Russian handwritten newspaper Vesti-kuranty
Based on the materials of the handwritten Vesti-Kuranty newspaper, this article analyses the functional significance of evaluative lexis — adjective, adverbs, and nouns with subjective modal meanings conveying expressive emotional reactions of the author of a newspaper text to the described histori-cal events, as well as the temper and actions of its participants.
1. Арутюнова Н. Д. Типы языковых значений: ...
Special legal regimes as a means to differentiate the legal regulation of entrepreneurship
The legal category of ‘legal regime’ is considered as a means of differentiating legal regulation of entrepreneurial activities. The author stresses the use of special legal regimes in entrepreneurship legislation and examines the purposes of their application. The article emphasises the problems of improving ...
Linguistic means of expressing strategies and tactics in the texts of charter documents of a volunteer organisation
... describes the main communicative strategies and tactics used in the regulations on the centre establishment and job descriptions to express the communicative purpose of regulating department and employee activities. The author identifies the linguistic means of implementing said strategies and tactics in the texts of these documents.
1. Баландина Н. А. Дискурс переговоров в англоязычной деловой коммуникации : автореф. дис. ... канд....
A system of oppositions in A. Grin’s short story «Fandango» and their game transformations
This article explores the inversion of central meaning oppositions in the short story: north-south, palm-fir. The author emphasises role of intertextual interaction as a means of opposition formation. The comparison of A. Grin’s “Fandango”, M.Yu. Lermontov’s “In the wild north…”, and ...
The Theory of the Inner Form of the Word in the Semantic Research of A. A. Potebnja and W. von Humboldt
... the influence of works by A. Potebnja and W. von Humboldt on the development of modern linguistic theory of the inner form of the word which became the basis for numerous modern studies in the spheres of semantics dealing with the issues of contextual meaning. The main foundations of the mentioned-above theory are being examined as well as the ways of creating the inner form of the word in a language and the causes of its loss are being explored with the help of practical examples.
1. Внутренняя ...
Mathematical simulation of almost periodic functions with values in Banach space by means of the multiplicator
Research of almost periodic functions with values in Banach space proceeds. The concept of the multiplicator by means of which the theorem of integral from almost periodic function is proved is entered.
1. Кретов М. В. О почти периодических функциях со значениями в банаховом пространстве // Вестник ...
The modal potential of a newspaper text: The case of Moskovskiye vedomosty of the post-reform period of the second half of the 20th century
This article considers the category of language modality as a means to implement the author’s intentions in a newspaper text. The modal meanings indicative of the author’s attitude to the message and the means of its expression are identified. The interaction between objective and subjective modal meanings is ...
The role of modal meaning explicators in the structure of newspaper headlines (on the basis of news items)
Texts from modern Russian newspapers are used to demonstrate the specific features of explication of objective modality meaning through the forms of indicative mood of the present, past, and future tenses. The expression of situational modality is related to the use of modal verbs and predicatives in combination with a dependent infinitive and direct speech structure. ...
The metaphor as a means of colour and light perception in M. Voloshin’s idiostyle
The poetic texts of M. Voloshin help consider the metaphorical use of mineralogical lexis as a means of light and colour perception. The author identifies the features of semantic and aesthetic realization of these lexemes and stresses their representative function within the structure of poetic images.
1. Бранский В. П. Искусство ...
Method of analysis of electromagnetic safety of radio electronic means by external handicaps
The approach to the analysis of electromagnetic safety of radio electronic means based on is frequency the limited models of the characteristic of spectral density of power of a source of handicaps and characteristic frequency selectivity receptor of handicaps is offered. For a complete rating of electromagnetic safety the integrated ...
Social adaptation of HIV positive teenagers by means of physical culture
This article discusses psycho-educational problems developed by teenagers from the moment of HIV diagnosis. The authors consider possible solutions to such problems by means of physical culture and analyse the readiness of HIV-positive teenagers for physical culture classes.
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А., Загайнова А.
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Mineralogical colour-denotings as the means of the author’s perception in the world poetic picture of M. Voloshin
Based on M. Voloshin’s poetic texts, the specificity of mineralogical colour-denotings functioning is considered as the means of the author’s perception;the semantic-aesthetic peculiarities of these lexemes realization are revealed;their role in the structuring of poetic images is determined.
1. Алимпиева Р. В. Семантическая значимость ...
The usage and meanings of the intonation scales used in emphatic speech in modern British English (as compared with Russian)
The article deals with the usage and the meanings of the emphatic intonation scales of modern British English which are subdivided into two groups according to the object the speaker means to emphasize in his utterance. We also point out which of these scales may occur in the Russian language....
Critical survey of some cognitive semantic theories in the dynamic semantic context by A. F. Losev
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Ieronova I. Y., Prozorova M. I.
invariant meaning, prototype, category, concept, notion, semanteme, conceptualisation, dynamic construal, interpretation, inferention
The lexical unit beautiful as a means to express the axiological fragment of A. S. Pushkin’s world image
The poetry and plays of A.S. Pushkin serve as the material for identifying the lexical–semantic paradigm of means of explicating the idea of the beautiful in its external and eternal manifestations.
1. Алимпиева Р. В. Лексема прекрасный в эстетической системе А. С. Пушкина и ее этнокультурный ...
On question of formation primary school children’s aesthetic culture
The article deals with practical and theoretical questions of modern education, conducts search for new forms, methods, means and regularities of aesthetic culture of school children. The author considers the formation of primary school children aesthetic culture by means of choreography and the attitude of parents and teachers to this process.
Determination of Psychological and Emotional State of Different Health Groups by means of Lüscher Colour Test
We analyse by means of Lüscher colour test the psychological and emotional state of students from different health groups including those with respiratory system disorders.
энциклопедия психологических тестов / ...
The functioning of nuclear explicators of the modal meaning of necessity in the novel "Resurrection" by Leo Tolstoy and its translation in Polish
... translation of L. N. Tolstoy’s novel "Resurrection". The authors establish the functional-semantic hierarchy of corresponding modal modifiers and determine general, typological, and intra-lingual features in the functioning of the modal means examined.
. Семантико-синтаксические функции и синонимика модальных и фазовых конструкций с зависимым инфинитивом ...
Author's word usage as a means to create a literary image in the Tales in two parts by A. I. Solzhenitsyn
... results of the study on the word-building capacities and lexical potential of verbs and nouns in the tales in two parts by A. I. Solzhenitsyn. Special attention is focused on the occasional word construction patterns, which are used by the writer as a means to create a literary image.
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The ethological ideas of Konrad Lorentz and research on mammal ecology by means of footprint tracking
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Vladimirova E. D.
species-specific behavioural repertoire, elementary motor reaction, motor patterns, footprints.