Empirical base of research:
Within stated topics were made selection and analysis of ancient narrative, epigraphical and archaeological as well as numismatic sources.
Results of research:
In the year under report the laboratory acted in two main directions, conducting research (participation in scholar conferences, the preparation of the scientific articles) and educational work (supervision over the student scientific society, organization of the student conference and round tables etc.).
The main results of the laboratory’s research activity are as follow:
- the stuff members participated in several international scholar meetings (e.g. XIX Sergeevskie Chtenia, Moscow, February 2014, XVI Zhebelevskie Chtenia, St-Petersburg, October-November 2014);
- some scholarly articles were recommended for the international expert examination.
- 2-4 Stptember 2014 held International scientific conference ‘Deformations and Crises of Ancient Civil Communities’ with the participants from Russia and United Kingdom.
Under the supervision of D. Bubnov and V. Gouschin worked student research society. It was evoved into student scientific research laboratory. From October to December 2014 several meetings with different topics was organized.
Some students took part in Scientific Conference “New Age” in Saratov University. All their reports were recommended to publication.