Institute of Philosophy
of the Russian Academy of Sciences

  Department of the Philosophy of Russian History
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Department of the Philosophy of Russian History

Head of the Department – DSc in Philosophy, Chief Research Fellow, Professor Alexey Kara-Murza


Main research areas

  • The formation of civilizational identity of Russia at the crossroads of Eastern and Western cultures;
  • Philosophical and historical concepts in Russia: history and modernity;
  • Cultural and civilizational comparativistics;
  • Philosophical and historical concepts of public administration in Russia;




Major works:

  • A. Kara-Murza. Selected works on Russian philosophy, politics and culture. Moscow: Publishing House "Consent", 2024.
  • Chicherin B.N. Measure and Boundaries / Scientific editor S.L. Chizhkov. M.: Development of legal systems. 2023. 
  • Alexander Bogdanov / edited by M.V. Loktionov. M.: Political Encyclopedia, 2021. 
  • The social ideal as a problem of Russian philosophical and political thought. On the 65th anniversary of Professor A.A. Kara-Murza. Collection of scientific articles / General ed. and comp. O.A. Zhukova and V.L. Sharova. M.: Akvilon, 2021.
  • A. Kara-Murza. The Italian journey of Peter Chaadayev (1824–1825). Moscow, 2019. 
  • A. Kara-Murza. Famous Russians about Venice. Moscow, 2019. 
  • M. Loktionov. Alexander Bogdanov between Marxism and positivism. Moscow. IPhRAS, 2018.
  • S. Chizhkov. The Metaphysics of Freedom and the Idea of a State in the Philosophy of Boris Chicherin. Moscow, IPhRAS, 2017.
  • Nikolai Karamzin and the historical destiny of Russia. To the 250th anniversary of the birth / Common. ed. and comp. A. A. Kara-Murza, V. L. Sharova, A. F. Yakovleva. Moscow, 2016.
  • A. Kara-Murza. The Swiss wandering of Nikolai Karamzin (1789–1790). Moscow, 2016.
  • A. Kara-Murza, M. Talalay, O. Zukova. The allure of beauty: the Amalfi in Russian culture. Moscow, 2016.
  • A. Kara-Murza. Famous Russians about Florence. Moscow, 2016
  • A. Kara-Murza. Famous Russians about Naples. Moscow, 2016.
  • Aleksej A. Kara-Murza, Michail G. Talalay, Olga A. Zukova. I Russi ad Amalfi. Suggestioni mediterranee e storie di vita. Centro di Cultura e Storia Amalfitana. Italy. 2015
  • V. Malakhov. Integration of migrants: concepts and practice. Moscow, 2015. 
  • A. Kara-Murza. Famous Russians about Rome. Moscow, 2014.
  • A. Kara-Murza. Intellectual portraits. Essays about Russian political thinkers of the XIX-XX centuries (No.3.) Moscow, IPhRAS, 2014.
  • V. Malakhov. Cultural differences and political boundaries in the era of global migration. Moscow, 2014.
  • A. Kara-Murza. Famous Russians in Genoa. Moscow, 2013.
  • A. Kara-Murza. Famous Russians in Amalfi. Moscow, 2012.
  • M. Loktionov. Development strategy of government in Russia: history and modernity. Moscow, 2012.
  • O. Zhukova, A. Kara-Murza. Freedom and Faith. Christian liberalism in Russian political culture. M.  IPhRAS, 2011. 
  • The State, Migration and Cultural Pluralism in Contemporary World. Materials of the International Conference //  Ed. by V.S. Malakhov, V.A. Tishkov, A.F. Yakovlevа. - M.: ICAR, 2011. 
  • M. Loktionov. Strategic Management: System Approach. - M.: Genesis, 2011. (with A.T.Zub).
  • M. Loktionov. Public Administration: Problems of Methodology and reformation. Moscow, 2010.


Contact information

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