Thursday, December 14, 2017

Sociology expert to host seminars on authority at UrFU

Vladislav Volkov, a specialist from the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology at the University of Latvia, will host online seminars on authority from a sociological perspective for UrFU students.

The lectures will be held in the main building on Mira 19 on Dec. 14, 16, 21 and 23, and they will be conducted in the Russian language.

Volkov is an active researcher and practitioner in the areas of management and power sociology whose research has been published in articles, monographs and textbooks. He acted as head of the Institute of Social Research in Daugavpils University until 2011, and he studies and monitors the Russian population in Latvia in order to assess their sociological and psychological state.