of the Russian Philosophical Society
No. 3 (5) 2009 (256 p.)
We hereby announce publication and circulation of the Bulletin of the Russian Philosophical Society No. 3, 2009 (Editor-in-Chief, Professor A. N. Chumakov; Executive Secretary, Professor N. Z. Yaroschuk).
The opening material is about the last election (the organizational
session) held by the Russian Philosophical Society during the Fifth Russian
Congress of Philosophy on Science. Philosophy. Society (
Fifth Russian Congress of Philosophy provides basic information about the
Our regular column Information from the RPhS Regional Branches and Organisations includes materials about the Seventh Marx Readings in Nizhnevartovsk on Philosophy as Vocation (In Memory of V. D. Zhukotsky); the activity of the Altai RPhS Branch; and the “Novosibirsk Philosophical Assault on Odessa”.
See News from the Moscow
Philosophical Society for
information about the forthcoming Board meeting to be joined by the primary units chairs at the
Events and Comments inform about the Third Meeting of the International Philosophy Club at the Astrakhan State University on Problems of Civil Society in Russia and Abroad; the meeting of the Bashkir Regional Scientific-Methodological Seminar on Topical Problems of Complex Systems Studies in Ufa; the Twelfth International Fyodorov Readings commemorating the 180th anniversary of the Founder of Russian Cosmism and the opening ceremony of the monument to the philosopher in Borovsk, Kaluga Oblast; the International Workshop on Interaction of Cultures Under Conditions of Globalisation in memory of Geidar Aliev at the Institute of Philosophy, the Russian Academy of Sciences.
of Teaching Philosophy present prize-winning students’ essays on the
topic of What Is Missing from the
University Philosophy Course You Studied, What Would You Add to It and What
Would You Exclude? This competition was initiated .by the
Education: Contemporary Approaches for information about the recent meeting of
the Presidium of the Council for Instruction Methods in Philosophy and
Religious Studies, the Instructional-Methodological Association for Classical
University Education, and the meeting of the Council for Scientific Methods in
Philosophy, the Ministry of Education and Science, the
To learn about Scholarly
Life in the Near Abroad read Transformation
of Youth Socialisation in the Kazakhstan Society
by Pr. Z. S. Aidarbekov (
A Topical Issue is discussed in Homo Sapiens, the Thinking Reed? by M. A. Sultanova, Cand. Philos. Sc. (
Civil Society presents And Once Again About the Civil Society by
Pr. I. A. Gobozov (
See Raising an Issue for The Absolute and the Relative and the Moral Values by Pr. F. A. Selivanov (
The Chinese Experience (the Reform and
Opening Process) and Political Development After 1978 by Ch’in Xuan
Philosophy of Nation’s Health presents Emotions as the Subjective Informational
Essence of Human Psychic Activity by Academician K. V. Sudakov, the
Among Responses to Our
Publications read What Made Nizhegorod
Philosophers Shudder? by Pr. N. M. Solodukho (
Feedback presents analytical reviews of RPhS Bulletin 2009:2 by an independent
observer Pr. V. F. Druzhinin (
Read Philosophy in the Internet for the interview with L. V. Skvortsov, Chief Editor, Liberal Arts Information Portal The Humanities: The 21st Century.
See Philosophers Joke Too for humorous miniatures by poet Mikail Libin and Pr. Aleksandr
The Poetic Page presents verses by Vladimir Gukhman (Tver).
Get Useful Information about the Thirteenth Vavilov Readings on Globalisation, Global Studies, Russia’s Potential and prospects in the Globalised World (Yoshkar-Ola, November 2009); the International Scholarly Readings on Yu. A. Zhdanov and His Contribution to the Fundamental Science and the Development of Scientific Potential in North Caucasus (Rostov-on-Don, October 2009); the scientific-philosophical conference on the Epistemological Aspects of the Emergence of Contemporary Educational Reality: Responding to the Challenge (Irkitsk, October 2009); the international conference commemorating the 130th anniversary of J. Stalin (Nizhny Novgorod, December 2009).
Mentioned as Noteworthy is information about the events on
the World Philosophy Day “Philosophy in the Dialogue of Cultures”
See also book reviews, annotations, book announcements, information about books and journals available at the RPhS Presidium, doctoral (7) and candidate (25) dissertations in philosophy defended in the third quarter of 2009.
Published also are letters of congratulations on jubilees and other notable events in philosophers’ lives and obituaries.
As usual, the Bulletin’s third issue for each year contains information about the Russian Philosophical Society’s organizational structure, which consists of the Presidium, the Inspection Committee, 109 regional branches, 44 field branches, 35 primary units of the Moscow Philosophical Society, and 179 individual members; we also publish the complete RPhS membership list as of October 1, 2009 (5,646 members).
Read also requirements for the RPhS membership for 2010. Like in other issues of the Bulletin, it is explained that the Russian Philosophical Society counts as its members only those who have paid the yearly membership fee and have been consequently included in the current year membership list. They henceforward enjoy all the privileges of the Society members, including subscription to the RPhS Bulletin. Full membership lists are published yearly in RPhS Bulletin No. 3 for the year in question.
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