P.A. Sorokin’s sociology of revolution: a way from local to global comprehension of phenomenon

Authors: Golovko E.P., Golovko Yu.V. Published: 22.03.2018
Published in issue: #2(64)/2018  
DOI: 10.18698/2306-8477-2018-2-504  
Category: The Humanities in Technical University | Chapter: Philosophy Science  
Keywords: revolution, war, social disorder, disintegration, crisis, sociocultural supersystem, value, revolution circle, polarization law, social illusionism law

The article describes the P.A. Sorokin‘s sociological concept of revolution. Sources and evolution of his views are considered, basic periods of Sorokin’s revolutiology formation are outlined. The relevance of P.A. Sorokin’s ideas and the possibility of using his teachings for the explanation of modern phenomena are analyzed.


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