Tag "Culture Matters"

The Strategies of Inter-Ethnic Adaptation of Estonian Russians

The regular scientific seminar “Culture matters” took place on 18th October. Marianna Drozdova, Master of psychology, PhD-student of Political Science program in the University of Tallinn, made a report "The Strategies of Inter-Ethnic Adaptation of Estonian Russians”.

Does religion affect people’s basic values?

The research seminar of the ILSCR took place on 17th October. Shalom S сhwartz , the scientific supervisor of the ILSCR, professor of the Hebrew University and the HSE, made a presentation “Does religion affect people’s basic values?”

How to motivate “normal” people to behave in a more proenvironmental way?

The scientific seminar of ILSCR took place on 4th October. Sebastian Bamberg, the Professor of Psychology Department in Bielefeld University made a presentation called “How to motivate “normal” people to behave in a more proenvironmental way?”

Results of the ethno-psychological expedition in Koryak Autonomous Area (August 2012)

Prof.  Vladimir Serkin  gave a talk on the results of the ethno-psychological expedition in Koryak Autonomous Area at the research seminar of the ILSCR on 27th September.

The Holocaust in the Media

The first workshop in the academic year took place in the ILSCR on 13th September. The speakers were a group of researchers from the University of Vienna under the direction of Juergen Grimm with the presentation of the research project  “An international comparative reception study on the documentary 'Night and Fog‘ (Alain Resnais, 1955)”.

Male reproductive success in small-scale societies (Hadza and Datoga of Tanzania)

The seminar of ILSCR took place on 21st June. The theme was “Male reproductive success in small-scale societies (Hadza and Datoga of Tanzania)”, the lecturer was
Marina Butovskaya, world-wide renowned Russian anthropologist, doctor of history sciences, head of the Center for evolutionary anthropology of the Institute of ethnology and anthropology RAS.

Innovative behavior and career development of managers in Russian business organizations: Empirical studies

The regular scientific seminar of the International Laboratory for Socio-Cultural Research took place on 31st May. The lecturer was Pavel Sorokin, researcher at the Center for Study of Social Organization of a Firm in Higher School of Economics.

Basic principles of ethno-functional methodology and the theory of mentality development of individuals and society

The regular meeting of the scientific seminar of the International Laboratory for socio-cultural research took place on 29th May. The lecturer was prof. Alexander Sukharev, PhD, senior researcher at the Institute of Psychology RAS, Director of the Center for ethno-functional research, Dean of the Psychology Department in State Academy of Slavic Culture. 

The adaptation of immigrants from Russia to Finland

The seminar on theme “INPRES project: The adaptation of immigrants from Russia to Finland” was held on 26 April in the ILSCR. The lecturers were Inga Jasinskaja-Lahti, associate professor in Social Psychology, and Tuuli Anna Mähönen, substitute university lecturer in Social Psychology (the department of Social Research, University of Helsinki).

Acculturation and Adaptation of Immigrant Youth

The seminar on “Acculturation and Adaptation of Immigrant Youth” was held on 19 April in the ILSCR. The lecturer was John Berry, professor emeritus in Queen’s University of Kingston, Canada.