ERIC Number: EJ748654
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Sep
Reference Count: 12
College Humanities Majors in Post-Soviet Russia
Sokolov, A. V.
Russian Education and Society, v47 n9 p76-93 Sep 2005
This article discusses the distinguishing traits and features of college humanities majors in post-Soviet Russia. It, presents the social-pedagogical surveys that the author conducted in various institutions of higher learning in St. Petersburg, using a variety of sociological methods: from mass and group surveys to interviews, the keeping of journals, thought experiments, and brainstorming. Among other things, the author clarifies the differences between the "intelligent" and "intellectual" among post-Soviet college students.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, Humanities, Student Surveys, Colleges, Higher Education, Majors (Students), Self Determination, Interviews, Student Journals, Brainstorming, Intelligence
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Location: Russia