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The Opponent as an Enemy in Armenian-Azerbaijani Online Communications

Sona Nahapetyan sona.nahapetyan@gmail The military actions in 1988-1994 between Armenians and Azerbaijani lead to the transformation of perceptions between two nations and highlited the deconstructive communication for the long-term outcomes. The war was conditioned by the fact that the territory of Arsakh, which was known as Nagorno Karabakh wanted to become independent from Azerbaijan (being [...]

Psychological Domain of Conflict: Emotional and Cognitive Levels

Tatevik Karapetyan tatev.g.karapetyan@gmail.com Psychological domain of the conflict is one of the most important aspects of the conflicts as it conducts the way of conflict development from constructive into destructive. A conflict is considered to be either constructive or destructive by taking account its outcome for the sides involved in the conflict and for the [...]

The Memory of the Armenian Genocide as the Main Factor of Armenian Nationalism

AstghikOsyan astghosyan@gmail.com There are a number of scientific approaches of understanding the concept of Genocide. Some of them may spread a light on understanding the impact of Genocide on the identity of both the victim and the murderer. For instance among such approaches are AleidaAssmann’s discussions of collective memory, Gregory H. Stanton’s suggestions of the [...]

Double essence of the protests. Political crisis or democratic breakthrough: case of Armenia

Naira Baghdasaryan nabaghdasaryan@yahoo.com The social protests are the integral part of current political life. The latter exists both in the developed countries with so called democratic systems and in the nations in transit. In this work by saying “democracy” or “democratic” we are based on the indicators of Freedom House. Generally the social movements can [...]

Collective Memory as a Basic Axis of Local Identity Construction – Armenians in the Home Country and in the Diaspora in a Transnational Perspective –

Hakob Matevosyan hakob.matevosyan@gmail.com The main objective of my research is to answer the question how collective memory and local identity intertwine in the Diaspora as well as the home country of the Armenians. What dividing lines can be observed? And can we even assume that there exists a unified Armenian collective memory? Answering this question [...]

Sociological analysis of ancient markets: On the example of Tabriz Grand bazaar

Gayane Harutyunyan gayane.harutyunyan@gmail.com Phenomena of markets exist from the very beginning of human kind development, though from that time till now not only the perception of markets but also markets themselves have cardinally changed. According to K. Polany in all epochs forerunning this one markets were only auxiliary tools for economic life [Polany 1944, 69].

TEXTUALITY AS A MEAN OF JUSTIFICATION FOR ALTERNATIVE REALITIES

Sona Nahapetyan sona.nahapetyan@gmail.com I. Introduction When dealing with the information from online sources the main statements that we come across is that they do not correspond the reality. This is being proved by the content analysis and various comparison studies. But there’s one point, which is not being considered, and that’s the reason why people [...]

Being priest as a profession or as a vocation

Sona Nahapetyan sona.nahapetyan@gmail.com The paper is devoted to the research of the Armenian Apostolic Church within Weber’s paradigm. The main basis here was the “Politics as profession or as vocation”. The work is basically concentrating on the political field, while discussing our local church; we see that the schemes of the political system and religious [...]

The phenomenon of wealth in Armenian modern weddings

Meline Aslanyan meline14@gmail.com The wealthy people, whose opportunities are initially larger and more multifarious, than the rest of the socio-economic categories of the population, always existed. The studies conducted by the American journal “Forbes” indicated that the status of the wealthy people in the world rises every year. For example four hundred wealthy people in [...]

Social Identity: Establishment of the «others»

Sona Nahapetyan sona.nahapetyan@gmail.com Identity is one of several fundamental human needs that underlie many intractable conflicts. Human needs theorists argue that conflicts over needs are fundamentally different from conflicts over interests, because interests are negotiable, whereas needs are not. One of the most common types of needs conflicts are conflicts over identity. These conflicts occur [...]