IMPACT OF CIVILIZATIONAL SPECIFICS OF THE BIGGEST COUNTRIES ON THEIR SOCIAL, POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS

Sravnitelʹnaâ Politika. 2016;7(3(24)):85-106 DOI 10.18611/2221-3279-2016-7-3(24)-85-106

 

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Journal Title: Sravnitelʹnaâ Politika

ISSN: 2221-3279 (Print); 2412-4990 (Online)

Publisher: Jurist, Publishing Group

Society/Institution: Institute of socio-economic and political researches

LCC Subject Category: Political science: Political science (General)

Country of publisher: Russian Federation

Language of fulltext: Russian, English

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AUTHORS

S. I. Lunev (Refl ections upon Reading Books “Indian Civilization in the Globalizing World” and “Chinese Civilization in the Globalizing World” ublished by the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences)
A. D. Voskressenski (Refl ections upon Reading Books “Indian Civilization in the Globalizing World” and “Chinese Civilization in the Globalizing World” ublished by the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences)

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Time From Submission to Publication: 8 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

The article is devoted to civilizational factors of the largest Asian states, which attract much academic attention around the world, India and China, and the infl uence of these factors and their peculiarities on social, political and economic development. The article is prepared as a discussion of two books prepared by the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences: “Indian Civilization in the Globalizing World” and “Chinese Civilization in the Globalizing World”. The authors rely on comparative method to analyze civilizational codes of India and China, to define key peculiarities of cultural and political development of the both states, to speculate on their historical paths, political systems, religious and ideological factors in the context of civilizational codes. Moreover, the article discusses international environment and the level and trends of economic development. The authors draw a number of conclusion about similarities and differences in two ancient civilizations, as well as their modernization patterns.