ERIC Number: EJ748418
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-May
Reference Count: 8
The Value Orientations of Post-Soviet College Students in the Humanities
Sokolov, A.V.; Shcherbakova, I.O.
Russian Education and Society, v46 n5 p37-56 May 2004
In recent years, sociologists have been focusing a great deal of attention on young people in general and college students in particular. There is a special area of research that has made itself vigorously well known, namely the sociology of youth. This article deals with value orientations of young people in college. In this article, the authors examine these orientations using college students in the humanities as the example in a study they conducted. Here, they discuss these orientations in greater detail.
Descriptors: College Students, Young Adults, Humanism, Humanities, Altruism, Values, Orientation, Well Being, Socialization, Foreign Countries, Social Change
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: Russia