Monographs

ISBN 978-966-02-8316-9

The brochure provides the generalized analysis of the main factors influencing the local processes of formation and transformation of political identities in Poltava city community. The content and specificity of identity policy in the city are determined, their constitutive role in structuring the political and social field of Poltava is proved.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8321-3

The scientific work deals with the problems of the development and interaction of Jewish communities in the European and post-soviet space at the end of the XX – the beginning of the XXI century. The research studies on the political, social and historical aspects of the Jewish community’s life in Ukraine in comparison with the communities of other European countries at the present stage.

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ISBN 978-966-00-1602-6

The monograph outlines the historical milestones of the era of revolutions and the Civil War of 1917 – 1920 in Ukraine, the decisive role of which belonged to political parties. On the basis of a comprehensive systematic study and a comparative analysis of the activities of all parties – the leaders of revolutionary dynamics, in particular, the stages of their development and ideological and theoretical evolution, the implemented strategy and tactics, the peculiarities of the relationship – from cooperation and blocking to confrontation and antagonistic hostility, the struggle for “destruction”, the author proposes a constructive way of a realistic reconstruction …

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ISBN 978-966-00-1577-7

The monograph covers the life and scientific path of the prominent scientist, intellectual, the first president of the Ukrainian Academy of Science – Volodymyr I. Verndaskyi.

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ISBN 978-966-11-0879-9

The essence of the mental dimension in Ukrainian regional civilisation and its phenomenon, the historical sources and the main stages in the development from the ancient times to the present are covered. The theoretical and methodological, historiosophical and historiographical foundation of civilizational comprehension of the Ukrainian people’s mentality is stated. The evolution of the mental image of Ukrainians under the influence of written language origin, the advent of Christianity, the formation of the Cossacks, the development of book printing, university education, science, interconfessional dialogue, the understanding of the spiritual values of the Renaissance and Enlightenment, the historiosophy of Gregory Skovoroda, …

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ISBN 978-966-02-8312-1

The results of the analysis of ethno-political processes in Halychyna after World War II are represented in the book in the context of the mainstream of social changes under the Soviet Communist regime and in independent Ukraine. The link between political and ethnical factors is analysed on the bases of demographical shifts in the structure of population of Ivano-Frankivs’k, Lviv and Ternopil administrative regions, as well as socio-professional stratification of the local population, its linguistic, cultural and religious advantages, specific features of regional identity, electoral etc. social behaviour.

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ISBN 978-066-02-8257-5

The book was published at the initiative of the “International society of the Germans Ukraine – Wiedergeburt with the financial support of the Federal Ministry of the Interior of Germany through the charity «Development Society” on the results of the All-Ukrainian scientific conference “History of the Germen in Ukraine”, which was held on 3 March, 2017 in I.F. Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies of the NAS of Ukraine.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8215-5

This publication presents the outcome of the research “Ethno-political context of sociocultural transformation in contemporary Ukraine” that was fulfilled in 2014-2016 by the members of the Department of Ethno-politics of the I.F. Kuras Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8275-9

In 2014, 360 years have passed since the conclusion of the agreement between the tsarists and Cossack governments in Pereyaslav (now Pereyaslav-Khmelnytsky), which was a turning point in subsequent historical processes that have long been observed in the mutual relations of the two peoples. This event also influenced the geopolitical situations both in the Eastern European region and throughout Europe. Today, it is possible to build different models for options, if there were the further fate of Ukraine and Russia in the event of changes in the policy of Bogdan Khmelnitsky and his successors after the mentioned action. But history …

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ISBN 978-966-02-8218-6

In the book, based on the analysis of various facts from the history of international relations, in which the political factor of their evolution was ethnicity, the theoretical and conceptual approximation to the scientific approach, which is to apply the provision of the general theory of systems to social phenomena, is proposed.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8192-9

On the basis of a wide range of sources, the formation, reproduction and circulation of political identities in Chernivtsi city community are analysed. The special attention is given to the cross-temporal dynamics of electoral identities, socio-cultural dimensions of the political identification processes and symbolic structures of political identities of citizens in Chernivtsi.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8191-2

The scientific work is devoted to actual problems of social and political development in the conditions of civilizational transformations. On the basis of modern theoretical concepts and analysis of political practices, the authors carried out the research into the prerequisites, the state and perspectives for the new stage in realization of civilization Ukraine’s development in the context of modern social and political changes, the risks and possible threats to the Ukrainian state and national identity are defined.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8179-0

The analytical report is prepared by the results of scientific and research work on the theme “Political process in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea; special features, contradictions, miscalculations (1991-2014)”. The special features, contradictions and miscalculations of political processes in the development of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea during 1991-2014 are examined, the “weak points” of state policy in relation to the region are highlighted, the grounds for the Crimea’s exit beyond the legal framework of Ukraine are analysed, the conflictogenic nature of the region is investigated, the dominant entities of the policy are defined and their participation in the political …

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ISBN 978-966-02-8178-3

The analytical report examines the harmonization problem of group needs with the national course towards the country completion of democratic transit. The structure of group interests, their object and historical contradiction, political and legal mechanisms of their coordination to achieve the national consensus are examined.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8101-1

The research is devoted to political identities of urban community in Odessa. On the basis of theoretical developments and empirical basis, the research deals with the political identities of urban community in Odessa through the parameters of space and time, geographic and demographic factors, organisation and functioning of local economy, foreign policy orientations, religious environment structure, forms / methods of memory policy, the resource potential of the society, language and cultural policy, the specifics of communication networks and due to the analysis of citizen participation in local self-governing authorities, activities of political parties, public organizations in election campaigns to central …

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ISBN 978-966-922-078-3

In this book the essence and significance of the civilizational outbreak in Europe and Eurasia on the cusp of XX-XXI centuries is broken down, as well as its impact on the Ukraine, Russia and surrounding countries in being researched. Also given is the general-political prognosis on civilizational changes of the social development of the world and particular countries.

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ISBN 978-966-922-069-1 (т.2)

The materials of the second volume deal with the thematic scope of political science studies, which were conducted by social scientists in Ukraine during 1991-2016, the development of theoretical and methodological foundations of the national political science, its conceptional achievement, its contribution to the resolution of social and political problems, which appeared in the process of Ukraine’s development as a sovereign state.

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ISBN 978-966-922-060-8 (т.1)

This is the first edition in Ukraine which analyses the formation and development process of political science in Ukraine over a period of 1991-2016. The materials of the first volume introduce the discipline history, development features of its subject field, the problems associated with the specifics of categorical apparatus, as well as theoretical and methodological approaches to the political research in western countries. The focus is on the process of knowledge accumulation about the policy and political on the domestic territories in the period from Kyiv Rus formation as a state and until 1991 is given. The process of initialization …

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ISBN 978-966-02-8036-6

The monograph examines the theoretical and practical aspects of the transformation of the political institutions in modern Ukraine. The methodological and theoretical principals of the transformation of political institutions in Ukraine are revealed, the interaction study of political institutions and civic society at the present stage of democratic development is carried out, the impact on the transformation of the political institutions of electoral processes, mass media and other factors of socio-political changes is analysed.

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ISBN 978-966-02-8037-3

With the involvement of a wide range of sources, the variety of factors which influenced the political identities formation and development of the inhabitants in Donetsk, are examined. The particular attention is paid to the analysis of political identity specificity that was carried out by both central and local authorities in Donetsk and more widely – in the region.

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