Institute of Philosophy
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  Sergey Horujy
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Sergey Horujy

Sergey Horujy

Date and place of birth                                                                                                                                                                                                  ORCID ID: 0000-0001-5432-7154Русскоязычная версия страницы

5.10.1941, Skopin, Ryazan region.                                                                                                                                                                                 Reseacher ID: H-9436-2016

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Scopus Author ID: 55306467800


The MSU Faculty of Physics, department of quantum theory and statistical physics (1958-1964).
1967 - Graduate School of Mathematical Institute of Steklov (MIAN).


D.Sc. in Physical and Mathematical Sciences since 1976). Ph.D thesis: "Algebraic Quantum Field Theory with superselection rules".

Fields of research

Philosophy, theology, mathematics, theoretical physics.
Professional appointments

  • Major Research Fellow in the department of Philosophical Problems in Social Sciences and Humanities, IPhRAS.

  • "Spiritual and cultural traditions in Russia" at the HSE (2005).
  • " "Philosophy and anthropology of globalization". Lectures in Beijing at the invitation of Beijing Normal University with the participation of Institute of Sino-Christian Studies, May 2005.
  • "The Orthodox doctrine of man" in the Philosophy Department of Saratov State University (2004).

Scientific publications

Books (selective):

  • Spiritual Practice as the Base of New Anthropology / Trans. by Baichun Zhang. Sydney (Australia): Russo-Chinese Orthodox Mission of ROCOR in Australia. 2017. 154 p.

  • Society and synergy: interface colonization. Kazan Innovative University V. G. Timiryasova (IEML), Kazan, 2016. 452 p.

  • "Ulysses" in Russian mirror. SPb., Azbuka, 2015. 384 p.

  • Practices of the Self and Spiritual Practices. Michel Foucault and the Eastern Christian Discourse. Ed. with an introduction by Christina Stoeckl. Transl. by Boris Jakim. W. B.Eerdmans Publ. Co. Grand Rapids, Michigan / Cambridge, UK. 2015. 207p.

  • The lantern of Diogenes. Draft synergetic anthropology in modern humanitarian context / Rev. Horuzhy S.S.- M. Publishing House "Progress-trad-tion." 2010.-960 c.

  • Research on hesychast tradition. V.1. For phenomenology of asceticism. St. Petersburg: Publishing Russian Christian Humanitarian Academy. 2012, 239 p.

  • Research on hesychast tradition. V.2. The multi-faceted world of quietism. St. Petersburg: Publishing Russian Christian Humanitarian Academy. 2012, 446.

  • Leo Platonovich Karsavin. M .: ROSSPEN. 2012, 527 p.

  • Orthodox Spiritual Tradition and Russian World. Ed. by Orthodox Brotherhood Of Apostles Saints Peter And Paul. Hong Kong, 2010, 135 p.

  • Experiments of Russian spiritual tradition. Publishing House "Parade", 2005, 448 p.

Articles (selective):
  • Misadventures of the tradition or Why you need to protect the tradition from the traditionalists / Questions of philosophy. № 9, 2017, p. 104-120.

  • Anthropology of terrorism under the ray of Hesychasm / Russia - Holy Mount Athos: A Thousand Years of Spiritual and Cultural Unity. International scientific conference in the framework of jubilee celebrations dedicated to the celebration of the 1000th anniversary of the presence of Russian monks on Mount Athos / Ed. E. Orlova. Moscow, 2017, 544 p. with ill. p. 283-297. 

  • Heidegger, synergic anthropology and the problem of anthropological pluralism / Heidegger in Russia and Eastern Europe / Ed. by Jeff Love. London; New York: Rowman and Littlefield, 2017. p. 325-353. 

  • “BraciaKaramazow” zperspektiwyantropologiihezychastycznej / WokolFiodoraDostojewskiego: Almanachmyslirosyiskiej / Red. J. Dobieszewski. Warsaw: UniwersytetWarszawski (WydzialFilozofiiiSocjologii), 2017. p. 135-178. 

  • Protecting human being: Challenges and responses / Realizing one's self and realizing others: Jointly constructing the All-under-Heaven (Songshan Forum - Dialogue between Chinese and Other World Civilizations). Dengfeng (China): Songshan Forum, 2017. p. 90-98. 

  • Antique self-care and practice of Hesychasm: a comparative analysis (notes on the fields of Foucault's Hermeneutics of the Subject) / Problems of Philosophy, 2016, №. 8, p. 89-102. URL:

  • Russian Religious Philosophy. Interview to Kristina Stoeckl and Alexander Michailowski / Studies in East European Thought (Springer Publishers, Dordrecht, Netherlands). 2016. V.68. № 2-3 (September 2016). p. 1-8.

  • Zen practice from the standpoint of synergistic anthropology / Philosophical Anthropology. 2015. Vol. 1. №. 2. p. 184–199.

  • Hesychasm and Culture / Culture and Art. 2016. №1 (31). p. 25-40. URL: 

  • Philosophy and Humanity: a Farewell? / URL: http: // 

  • On the road to a new constitution of anthropological discourse: synergistic anthropology / A. Nilogov. Who today makes philosophy in Russia, V.3. Moscow, 2015 

  • Contemplation and communication: two paradigms of spiritual practice / ΠΡΑΞΗΜΑ, Problems of visual semiotics, Tomsk, 2015, № 3, p.11-27.

  • Unexpected relationship: spiritual practice and existential analyst / Elpis. Czasopismo teologiczne katedry teologii prawoslawnej Uniwersytetu wBialymstoku, 2014, № 16, p. 127-136

  • Orthodox thought and modern philosophy / Elpis. Czasopismoteologiczne katedry teologii prawoslawnej Uniwersytetu w Bialymstoku, 2014, № 16, p. 137-142

  • Isichasm and Culture / Elpis. Czasopismo teologiczne katedry teologiiprawoslawnej Uniwersytetu w Bialymstoku, 2014, № 16, p. 143-149.

  • On the Road to the new constitution of the anthropological discourse: synergetic anthropology / A. Nilogov. Who today does philosophy in Russia. Vol.3, Moscow, 2015.

  • Personalistic measurement neopatristic synthesis and modern search for new modes of subjectivity / Florovsky G.V. Moscow, Political Encyclopedia, 2014, p. 230-251.

  • Contemplation and communication: two paradigms of spiritual practice / ΠΡΑΞΗΜΑ. Problems of visual semiotics. Tomsk, 2015, № 3, p.11-27.

  • Protection and sections nonphilosophers / Blue sofa. Philosophical and theoretical journal. 2013, № 18, p. 48-64. Publishing house "three square" (Moscow)

  • Light dams and Tabor Light: Light mystic in neo-Platonism and hesychasm / Hierotopy fire and light in the culture of the Byzantine world / Red A.M.Lidov. Moscow: "Theoria", 2013, 558 p.

  • Postsecularism and the situation of human / The ethics of interaction in terms of social diversity. Saratov, 2014, 112 p.

  • The philosophical heritage of Vladimir Veniaminovich Bibikhin (review of the international scientific conference) / Problems of Philosophy, 2014, № 9, p. 175-181.

  • Early Joyce or Stiveniada to Odyssey / James Joyce. Dubliners. Translation, articles, comments from Horujy S.S. Moscow: Foreigner, 2014, 735 p.

  • Emigrant period in the work of LP Karsavin / Russian philosophy in exile. Research and publications. Moscow, 2012, p. 367-396.

  • Dispassion / Theological Anthropology. Russian-Orthodox / Roman Catholic Dictionary. Moscow, 2013, p. 134-140.


  • J. Joyce. Dubliners. Meeting early prose / Trans. from English., comments, article from Horujy S.S. Moscow, A foreign, 2014, 735 p.