Journal of Organizational Culture, Communications and Conflict

Semiannual journal publishes theoretical and empirical works in business oriented areas of organizational communications and behavior, conflict resolution, and human resources management.

Articles from Vol. 20, 2016

Actual Aspects of Globalization: The Sociocultural Context
INTRODUCTIONToday we can see that the internationalization and integration process is not only in the economic, social, political and legal spheres, today the fundamental vector of development is cultural integration. Around the world there is not only...
Affiliative and Communicative Personal Qualities and Loneliness of University Students
INTRODUCTIONThe aim of the provided work is to study affiliative and communicative personal qualities and loneliness among students. Loneliness of the first-year students is a serious problem. After acquiring the secondary general education, objective...
A Mediation Agreement in Labour Relations. Russia and Italy
INTRODUCTIONUnlike the procedure of settlement of labour disputes regulated by the legislation of a number of Western contries, the Russian labour laws do not pay due regard to the pre-trial settlement of labour disputes.The lack of constructive mechanisms...
Anthropic Principle and "Observer of Neoclassical Type" in Contemporary Social Theory
INTRODUCTIONAt the turn of XX-XXI centuries, via synergetics and situational approach, the situation of re-discovery of the universe, place and role of human-anthropos in it, becomes unprecedented. Today the world had already evidentially came across...
Autonomization as a Humanitarian Form of Regulation of Domestic Ethnopolitical Conflicts
INTRODUCTIONGlobal practice of development of states with multi-ethnic society structure is characterized by centrifugal and centripetal tendencies of development. The largest difficulties for development of multi-ethnic state are presented by ccentrifugal...
Beyond the Culture of Corruption: Staying Ethical While Doing Business in Latin America
INTRODUCTIONBackgroundHigh levels of corruption and poor economic performance are inextricably tied together, and are a self-perpetuating situation in many Latin American countries. Corruption is commonly defined as the use of a position of power for...
Bioethical Problems in Lukas Bärfuss's Drama
INTRODUCTIONIn the middle of the 90s in the German speaking European countries - Germany, Austria and Switzerland - a new generation of playwrights attracted attention. Young gifted authors being different in style and talent were united by interest...
Communication Tools of the Internet Social Space
INTRODUCTIONThe modern mass media based on application of information and computer technologies are called means of socio-cultural globalization. At the same time their role in dissemination of culture and forming cultural spaces (R. Jenkins), influence...
Communicative Properties of the Personality and Cultural Congruence at Younger School Age
INTRODUCTIONStudying at school, the younger school student appears in a unification situation when the single requirements regulated by the regulations established in culture are imposed on all children. In this case the situation containing a cultural...
Conflict Communication: Linguoecological Aspect
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-USASCII text omitted.)INTRODUCTIONThe phenomenon of conflict has always occupied a special place in subject sphere of different scientific areas - sociology, psychology, pedagogy, law and linguistics. Currently, axiomatic is...
Content-Analysis Confounding Factors in Sport Activities of Powerlifters
INTRODUCTIONThe sports career of the athlete directly depends on effective training activity and a successful performance at competitions. These provisions are fundamental for any kind of sport. The successful result of the athlete at competitions is...
Corruption, Business, and Economic Development
(ProQuest: ... denotes formulae omitted.)INTRODUCTIONCorruption has been at the center of extensive research since the turn of the 21st century. Early corruption research can be traced back to the late 60s and before. A simple definition of corruption...
Development of Control and Self-Control Skills When Learning a Foreign Language by Students at University
CONTENTIn the article development of skills of self-checking is analyzed learning a foreign language by students at University.INTRODUCTIONMastering skills of educational activity self-organization when learning a foreign language by students is considered...
Dialectics in Understanding Comic Text Contradictions by Children
INTRODUCTIONThe researches devoted to such aspects of humor as the stages of development of children's humor (McGhee 1983), relation of cognitive development and humor understanding (Shcherbakova 2009), humor therapy (Rengade 2014) are intensively conducted...
Essentially-Content Characteristics of the Concept "Anti-Corruption Culture of Higher School Students"
INTRODUCTIONCorruption today is one of the main problems of the state. This problem appeared not today and not yesterday. The world-class scientists have proven corruption belonging to one of the problems arising from the emergence of the relationships...
Estimated Characteristics of Mental States' Representations
INTRODUCTIONProcess of mental states ideas formation in the mental plane, and also result of this process in the form of an image and knowledge assets of the state subjective judgments are connected with mental representations. Studying mental representations...
European Social Quality Theory and the Life Quality Theory
INTRODUCTIONThe main objective of this work is to study the differences between the two concepts: the concept of social quality and the concept of life quality. The first was originated in Europe in the second half of the XX century and is not known...
Exploring the Workplace Communication Preferences of Millennials
INTRODUCTIONThe workforce today consists of members of the Silent Generation, Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, and Millennials (Gesell, 2010). As a result of such age diversity, it is likely that employees will have varying approaches to work, as well as differing...
Features of Manipulative Technologies in Russian Political Discourse (on the Example of the Tatarstan Republic Mass Media)
INTRODUCTIONManipulative technologies become the widespread phenomenon in mass media. They represent technology of management and impact of the press on own audience with the purpose to impose certain notions, suppositions and behavior models profitable...
Features of Political Orientations of Youth (on the Example of Student's Youth of the Republic of Tatarstan)
INTRODUCTIONStudentship is the most mobile part of population that, being a subject of political and social relations in Russia, becomes one of the most active sources of socially-political changes.It can be said that attitude of youth to politics was...
Formation Model of Information Competence of Bachelors Specializing in Mathematics & Computer Sciences
INTRODUCTIONIn order the students who are going to work in the field of information technology and, in particular, specializing in "Mathematics and Computer Science" become highly qualified workers, they must not only master a certain set of knowledge...
Forming Student Design Culture as the Art and Pedagogical Training Goal
INTRODUCTIONThe state and society determines shape of future teacher professional training through the higher education federal state educational standard (FSES) of the third generation, setting the new purposes and tasks to educational process. On the...
Fraud in Russia: History and Present
INTRODUCTIONFraud is an act which was criminalized many centuries ago. The mention of a fraud is found in the first written sources of right. For example, property frauds (stellio natus) in ancient Rome were met as often as in our time. Different ways...
Gender Stereotypes, Mass Media and Migrants
INTRODUCTIONFeature of the European world and the Middle East relations is shown in traditions, collective and historical memory, opens through a cultural trauma. Research of gender stereotypes in the context of migratory crisis is closely connected...
«Green? Cool. Yours»: The Effect of Sports Mega-Events in Post-Soviet Russia on Citizens' Environmental Consumption Practises (Cases of 2013 Universiade in Kazan and 2014 Sochi Olympics)
INTRODUCTIONWorldwide there is a severe competition for the right to take sports mega-events (Olympic Games, World Cup) among countries and cities. This does not happen by accident, as besides significant financial costs of the Games and their temporary...
History as a Frame of a Dialogue within the Logic of Postmodernity
INTRODUCTIONThe postmodern is radicalization of the historicism principle. We will try to show how logic of history, the dialectic logic turns into logic of "rhizome" which turns in logic of culture or more precisely - cultures and also as the reality...
Impact of Task Conflict on Job Satisfaction: Mediating Effect of Positive Emotions While Controlling Personality Traits
INTRODUCTIONIn a today competitive business world, companies are obliged to provide customer satisfaction with high performance to maintain their competitive advantage. In order to provide this satisfaction, human resources are the most important sources....
Impulse Control and Internet Addiction Disorder among Business Professionals
INTRODUCTIONIndividuals across the world seek relationship of cooperation and collaboration influenced by the rate at which individuals have allowed the Internet to weave its way into their everyday lives (Hu & Ramirez, 2006). Modern technical innovations...
Innovations in the System of Higher Education in Russia
INTRODUCTIONPedagogic innovation is a young science and in Russia it has been told about since the end of 1980s of the last century. Nowadays both pedagogic innovation and its methodology are in the stage of scientific working out and formation.Improving...
Innovative Clusters as a Factor of Growth of the Regional Innovative Activity (as Examplified by Innokam Innovative Cluster)
INTRODUCTIONIn the innovative development strategy for the period up to 2020 "Innovative Russia - 2020", one of the main goals is "to create a network of territorial production clusters implementing the territories' competitive potential, to form a number...
Levels of Operating Police Officers' Stress-Tolerance Development
INTRODUCTIONIn the modern world the professional activities of many people take place in extreme conditions. The effectiveness of such activities is determined not only by professional knowledge, abilities and skills but also by professionally important...
Linguistic and Cultural Characteristics of the Caribbean Spanish
INTRODUCTIONThe Spanish language that the conquerors brought up to Latin America evolved in different ways, depending on the region and the influence of native languages. Moreover, much depended on the level of cultural development of each particular...
Mass Media of the Republic of Tatarstan Penal System: Social, Psychological and Communicative Aspects
INTRODUCTIONRecently works about influence of mass media on further life of convicts after their release from places of detention began to appear. Social resettlement of the former convicts taking place is long and is difficult. Mass media shall provide...
Migration Crisis in European Politics: The Ethnic Discourse
INTRODUCTIONWithin last quarter of twentieth century occurred serious changes in scientific views of migration processes. Phenomenon of migration became considered as integral part of modern political process and one of the most important factors of...
Modernization Policy: Factors and Threats of Russian Safety
INTRODUCTIONThe developing configuration of a ratio of forces in world system depends not only and not just on an outcome of the conflict situation which developed today in the relations between Russia and the West aggravated with geopolitical consequences...
Motivational Components of Sports Activity of Powerlifters
INTRODUCTIONSport as a multifaceted social phenomenon is a sphere of a person's training for work and other activities, and satisfaction of the spiritual needs of society. Any kind of sport both develop physical qualities of a person and forms personality...
Narrative and the Problems of National Cognition
INTRODUCTIONResearch of narrative phenomenon and its theoretical representation is necessary for solution of the question of the essence and mechanisms of formation of national identity. Functionally the narrative represented in theoretical tradition...
On the Conflict of Public Opinion: Interpretation of Literary Classics
INTRODUCTIONArt classics at all times - was a subject of infinite and heated debates. There are all bases to consider that dispute on classical heritage of the past to be an integral part of the heritage. Fully it belongs to the Russian culture and art.Russian...
Onto-Epistemological Foundations of the Theory of Reference of Proper Names
INTRODUCTIONIn the philosophy of language the dispute over the reference of proper names has not been abating yet. In the twentieth century the most well-known theories of reference are Frege and Russell variants of the descriptive theory and the causal...
Problems of Development of Halal Tourism in Russia
INTRODUCTIONIslamic tourism as a new social phenomenon, to some extent associated with the dogma and practice of Islam, started to be spoken in the late 1980s.Halal Industry in the Russian Federation has its origins in 2002 by the initiative of the Council...
Prospects for the Use of Natural Monuments with the Development of New Tourism Destinations in the Region (on the Republic Tatarstan Example)
INTRODUCTIONThe development of new forms of tourism, in particular, environmental one (Mocior, E., Kruse, M., 2016, p.137-151; Banos-González, I., Martínez-Fernández, J., Esteve-Selma, M.A., 2016, p. 565-576), which according to various estimates accounts...
Reciprocally of Interconfessional Cooperation of Foreign Students and Host Populations: From the Consent to the Conflict
INTRODUCTIONIn conditions and globalization and democratization, possibilities of unobstructed motion from one country to another lead to significant changes of balance of ethnic and confessional identity. This can promote the development of threats...
Reflection on the Phenomenon of Contemporary Philosophy as the Methodological Base of Social Sciences
INTRODUCTIONThe subject of investigation is the philosophy in a situation of homogenization of the conditions of its existence. One can formulate the question differently: is the modern philosophy totally inherently bourgeois or there is the opportunity...
Regional Social Potential as the Catalyst of Diffusion of Innovations
INTRODUCTIONThe modern technical-and-economic paradigm reflecting interaction of the technological mode with the socio-economic environment (Glazyev, 2012, p.8-27) considers an innovation activity as a key factor of competitiveness of a national and...
Russian Method of Training in Crafts: Forming Professional Education in Russia (the Second Half of XIX - the Beginning of the 20th Century)
INTRODUCTIONDeveloping system of innovative vocational training is directed to training the highly skilled workers providing positive changes in area of professional activity, and finally in economy and the social sphere of Russia. Finding of an optimum...
Severity of Psychophysiological Options of Sportsmen Practicing Badminton
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-USASCII text omitted.)INTRODUCTIONPsychomotor system reveals the dependence of the motor manifestations of human on psychic regulation. Arbitrary physical movements are performed under the control of consciousness, however,...
Socio-Economic Conflict: The Concept and Typology
INTRODUCTIONIn modern society there is a process of a complex combination of relations of economic, social, political and other character. The basis of social relations throughout the history of mankind is in the needs and interests of the people. In...
Specificity of Teacher's Activity in Intellectually Gifted Students' Education
INTRODUCTIONOrientation of modern society on developing scientific potential makes the problem of developing intelligently gifted students relevant. In this connection many countries pay attention to creating systems of identification, support and development...
Sports Activity as a Factor Contributing to Social Adaptation of Students
INTRODUCTIONWhile studying at the university, that is during professional training, the student must acquire a range of knowledge and skills, without which its further activity is impossible in the chosen profession, and in addition - form some socially...
Students' Professional Competence Formation in the Process of Foreign Language Learning in High School as a Modern Challenge
INTRODUCTIONIn the current context the processes of globalization and internationalization stimulate radical reforms in vocational education and training of competent professionals. Now when a structural change is going on together with modernization...
Studies of Historical Hagiographies through Prism of Structuralism
INTRODUCTIONSynodal Commission for the Causes of Saints is the coordinating scientificresearch body involved in collecting and analysis of materials for canonization of hermits of faith in order to represent it for decision to His Holiness Patriarch...
System, Individual and Personality in Psychology and Education
INTRODUCTIONConcepts "human", "individual" and "personality" are reflecting the integrity of subject of human society. How differ these units of society and how to form them in course of nurturing and education? These issues are especially acutely rising...
Teachers and Parents on the Formation of Civic Identity in the Process of Multicultural Education of Children of Primary School Age
INTRODUCTIONIn the modern Russian society in recent years there is a condition, that is characterized as a crisis of identity, associated not only with the consequences of post-transformation sociocultural "trauma", but also with general features of...
Teacher's Effective Functioning in the Elt Classroom (the Background and Present Status of the Problem)
INTRODUCTIONIt is obvious that the role of the teacher in the ELT classroom is crucial since it is the teacher who determines the goals and chooses the method(s) of teaching, the way in which the classroom environment evolves, the textbooks to be used,...
The Actual Status of the Municipal Educational Environment
INTRODUCTIONThe purpose of this article was to open the main characteristics of the municipal educational environment as object of social designing.The educational environment is understood as some complete complex of conditions, external in relation...
The Analysis of the Axiological Component of a Graduate Teacher's Personality as the Basis of Preparedness for the Formation of the Axiological Component of Schoolchildren's Personality
INTRODUCTIONWithin recent years, modern Russian society has experienced a range of significant social, economic and political changes, which conditioned creation of completely new economic and living environment, the formation of new social relations...
The Binary Worldview in the Early Novels by A. Burgess (Inside Mr Enderby and Enderby Outside)
INTRODUCTIONThe acknowledged professors who specialize in Anthony Burgess creative activity, S. Coale and A. De Vitis, mark the theme of the opposites' collision as one of the main in the works by Burgess (Coale, 1981; Anthony, 1972). In their monographs...
The Correlation between the Psychological Features of the Personality with the Structure of the Values
INTRODUCTIONThe problems connected with the values are among the major ones for the science dealing with man and society. First of all, they are major ones, because the values act as an integrative basis, both for separately taken personality, and for...
The Emergence of Discourse: Rational Convergent Interpretation
INTRODUCTIONOne of the major problems of modern philology involves the study of the dialogical nature of artistic discourses and the processes of their creation and perception, understanding the causes of redundancy works of art. This problem is studied...
The Ethnic Stereotype of Tatars in Russian Linguistic Culture
INTRODUCTIONIn modern linguistics, language is defined as a major nationally specific phenomenon which accumulates and transfers the cultural background, traditions, world view, and the system of moral and ethical values of native speakers from generation...
The Factor of Islamic Diversity in the Formation of Ethnic and Confessional Identity of the Modern Turkish Society and Development of a Culture of Coexistence
INTRODUCTIONFrom the point of view of historical development Turkey has a rich experience in the development, because it outlasted in its history both a period of the Caliphate and the Republican period. After the elections, on June 7, 2015 the importance...
The Glass Ceiling Phenomenon- Does It Really Affect Women's Career Advancement in Malaysia?
INTRODUCTIONFemale participation in the labour force increased to 54.1% in 2015 compared to only 46.8% in 2010 (Department of Statistics, 2015). As Malaysia moves towards becoming an industrialised nation, the expansion of the financial and services...
The Historic City of the Tatarstan Republic as the Basis for Regional Tourism Cluster
INTRODUCTIONAt the present stage of economic development the industry of tourism is one of the most progressively developing services among the trade industries. At the same time, against world political problems (the military conflicts and threat of...
The Host Population and the Migrants in Modern Tatarstan: Social Roles and Intergroup Distance
INTRODUCTIONRelevance of a ProblemIn early XX cent., migration became an important factor largely determining the economic, social, political and cultural character of modern states. Today, labor migration is one of the main channels of social mobility...
The Images of the Clergy in Russian Journalism and Literature of the XIX-XX Centuries: Tendencies and Contexts of Occurrence
INTRODUCTIONWork "Images of orthodox clergy in journalism and literature 19-20 centuries" which was initially assumed by me in the form of the scientific article - has developed into full monographic research which I hope to publish shortly. Here I do...
The Inclusive Competence of Future Teachers
INTRODUCTIONThe problem of professional competence was always one of the central in pedagogical science and practice. With change of children training conditions, with the advent of new technologies, with development of society requirements to the modern...
The Institutionalization of Social Exclusion in the Structuration of Modern Society (on Example of Drug Addicts)
INTRODUCTIONIn the theory of structuration by E.Giddens continuous interaction of social actors and institutes which form social structure is indicated. Rutinization of individual activity plays a key role in formation of social structure steady elements....
The Need for Implementation of the Inventory Management System at the Modern Enterprises
INTRODUCTIONThe condition and efficiency of production inventory usage as the most significant part of the working capital is one of the main conditions for the successful activity of the enterprise. The development of market relations defines new conditions...
The Newspaper Discourse Dynamics of Religious Extremism in the Tatarstan Republic
INTRODUCTIONThe Tatarstan Republic is an example of different ethnic and confessional groups representatives' tolerant coexistence. Of them Tatars (53,1%) and Russians (39,7%) (Results of the All-Russian population census - 2010, free, reference date:...
The Parliamentary Control as a Way of Counteraction against Corruption in the Russian Federation
INTRODUCTIONCorruption is one of the most dangerous factors in public life that has a destructive effect not only on the state of national security in general, but also on the condition of all the parts which it consists of. The essence of the anti-state...
The Problem of Youth Identity in the Russian Multi-Cultural Society
INTRODUCTIONIdentity is one of the most effective mechanisms of mobilization inducing people into collective actions. It became the important tool for the analysis of social and political position of individuals, groups and communities in the modern...
The Problems of Relations of Ethnic and Muslim Confessional Identity in Modern Tatarstan
INTRODUCTIONThe relevance of change of tendencies of ethnic and religious identity is associated with the growing influence of the Muslim religious factor in modem society. With the advent of globalization and the information revolution, the problems...
The Process of Normalization of Russian-Georgian Relations: The Limits and Spheres of Interaction between States
INTRODUCTIONConsideration of process of normalization of relations between Russia and Georgia is a pressing problem of social-political processes proceeding in Caucasian region. Actuality of this theme is confirmed by necessity of provision of security,...
The Relationship between Tendency to Deviant Behaviour and Level of Subjective Control and Anticipational Consistency in Schoolchildren
INTRODUCTIONThe concept of deviant behavior, which is defined as a system of actions contrary to accepted social norms and manifested in the form of imbalance of mental processes, non-adaptability, impaired self-actualization process or avoidance of...
The Usage Peculiarities of Modern Teaching Methods as Means of Increasing Education Quality in Tatarstan Republic
INTRODUCTIONOne of the major problems of modern society is the transition to the new reference points in education and technology, which has a distinct innovative character today. Innovations in education are linked, primarily, to the computerization...
The Youth Policy of Socio-Cultural Adaptation of Foreign Students in the Multi-Confessional Region
INTRODUCTIONAdaptation of migrants is one of the important issues to be solved by the heads of all states. The success of the integration of foreign students into a new socio-cultural environment and their ability to take their place in society determine...
Threatening Symbiosis of Mass Media and Terrorism
INTRODUCTIONGlobal distribution of terrorism, its transformation and crucial role of mass media in this process, in the last decades, causes need for researching this phenomenon. The understanding of interrelation processes between terrorism and mass...
Trolling in Russian Media
INTRODUCTIONAs computer-mediated communication has been spreading, from the very beginning its researchers noticed a specific type of verbal behavior on the internet on different interactive platforms - chat rooms, forums, comments on news portals etc.,...
Use of a Targeted Program Approach in Designing Information Space of the Technology Teacher's Professional Activity
INTRODUCTIONIn designing the information space of the technology teacher's professional activity, the greatest difficulties are connected with the design of its virtual component, which, in contrast to the material component, is characterized by high...
Ways of Development of Magazine Periodicals (on Example of the Republic of Tatarstan Press)
INTRODUCTIONMagazines occupy a special position in the media system. They are a factor influencing the development of society, an instrument affecting the consciousness of the people. "A newspaper influences public opinion every day, informs and convinces...
Western and Eastern Traditions of Rose Image's Symbolic Reflection in the Vladimir Soloviev's Poetry
INTRODUCTIONPoetic legacy of outstanding Russian philosopher, publicist, literal critic VI. Soloviev, who stood at the origins of Russian spiritual renaissance at the end of XIX- beginning of XX century, is, on one side, closely connected with Russian...
Women in Hazardous Works: Assessment from the Standpoint of Feminism (the Example of the Republic of Tatarstan (Russia))
INTRODUCTIONMedical, psychological, sociological scientific works are devoted to research of the population health, identification of the factors influencing life quality and decrease in health of various age groups in the different countries. For example,...
Word-Formative and Semantic Characteristics of the Derived Verbs of Moving Off/away in the Russian, German and Tatar Languages: The Comparative Aspect
(ProQuest: ... denotes non-USASCII text omitted.)INTRODUCTIONWord-formative and semantic processes taking place in language have been of stable interest for the scholars for a long time and till now. Under conditions of modern sociocultural realities,...
Working with Local Lore in School as an Education Aspect for Sustainable Development
INTRODUCTIONIn the modern actively developing world quite often there are problems of global nature. At the beginning of the 20th century for the first time V. I. Vernadsky has pushed the idea about need of a sustainable development as concepts of a...
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