Course - Historical science and political practice in Russia
Time of course: Spring
Course structure: The course is devoted to the experience of development of Russian historical science in the political conditions of soviet and contemporary Russian époque. It presents the main problems of historical researches concerned the political, economical and intellectual history of Russia during the period of XIX – XX centuries. In the terms of historiographic sources there will be analyzed not only the scientific works (books, articles) but also the works of political and ideological leaders made the great influence on the soviet historical science.
Teaching methods: The structure of course allows to organize the discussions concerned the specifity of development of soviet and post-soviet historical mind with the attraction to most actual problems (for example to history of reforms and revolutions in Russia). During the cours it will be possible to present the results of historiographic etudes concerned the different themes and to take a consultation concerned the future scientific work.