To study oneself – a task with infinite number of outcomes

Pivovarov Yu.S.,

Dr. Sci. (Pol. Sci.), Academician, Academic Supervisor, Institute of Scientific Information for Social Sciences, Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of Comparative Political Science Department, M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Moscow, Russia,

Ilyin M.V.,

Dr. of Sci. (Pol. Sci.), Professor in Ordinary of National Research University Higher School of Economics, Professor of Department of Comparative Political Science Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of the MFA of Russia, Head of the Center for Advanced Methodologies of Social and Humanitarian Research Institute of Scientific Information on Social Sciences RAS, Moscow, Russia,

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Rubric: Personalia

For citation:

Pivovarov Yu.S., Ilyin M.V. To study oneself – a task with infinite number of outcomes . – Polis. Political Studies. 2010. No. 4. P. 65-72. (In Russ.)


In his interview Yuri Pivovarov discusses what, how and why Russian political scientists study. He reaffirms creative purpose of political science. He stresses vast perspectives of Russian political science coupled with the need of learning the disciplinary premises of world political science.

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