About of magazine

The scientific magazine "SOCIOLOGY" is founded for:

1) expeditious publication of new scientific and educational results in the field of sociology and sociological education;
2) publications of innovative theoretical and methodical approaches in the field of modern sociological science and social technologies;
3) publications of scientific, educational and methodical materials in the field of social and humanitarian knowledge both leading universities of the Russian Federation, and regional higher education institutions and the research centers;
4) developments and distribution of modern educational technologies;
5) information support and support of scientific and educational projects and programs and expeditious exchange of information;

The SOCIOLOGY magazine sets as the purpose 
to create the information and communication bridge between leading universities of the country, sociological faculties and chairs of regional Russian and foreign higher education institutions.
The magazine is focused on the young scientists and teachers taking the first steps in sciences and education which need so a communication field.

The magazine as the modern scientific project represents:
the scientific educational and methodical project intended for increase of efficiency of scientific research, educational and cultural and educational process;
intellectual information environment for support of scientific and educational drafts of programs and communication of scientists, teachers and graduate students

Founders of magazine are the Russian sociological association and Lomonosov Moscow State University.

It is founded in March, 2004.

The magazine is registered in the Ministry of Press and information of the Russian Federation.
The certificate on registration of PI No. 77-17521 of February 24, 2004.
ISSN 1812-9226

The magazine appears quarterly

The magazine is included into the List of VAK of the leading reviewed scientific magazines and editions in which the main scientific results of the thesis on competition of an academic degree of the doctor and candidate of science have to be published


Editor-in-Chief - Dobrenkov Vladimir Ivanovich, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor;

Deputy editor-in-chief - Albert Ivanovich Kravchenko, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor;

Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Vladimir Viktorovich Zyryanov, Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Social Technologies, Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov;

Responsible Secretary - Agapov Platon Valerievich, Candidate of Sociological Sciences, Associate Professor, Associate Professor in the Department of History and Theory of Sociology, Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov;

Head editor: Alexandra Andreevna Kazakova, senior lecturer of the Department of History and Theory of Sociology, Faculty of Sociology, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov.

Barkov Sergey Aleksandrovich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Head. Department of Sociology of Organizations and Management, Faculty of Sociology, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov;

Zheltov Viktor Vasilievich, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor;

Mamedov Agamali Kulam-Ogly, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Head. Department of Sociology of Communication Systems, Faculty of Sociology, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov;

Petrov Vladimir Nikolaevich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Lecturer in the Department of Sociology of Kuban State University;

Sillaste Galina Georgievna, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, Scientific Director of the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences and Mass Communications, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation;

Bagdasaryan Nadezhda Gegamovna, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, MSTU. N.E. Bauman;

Rakhmanov Azat Borisovich, Doctor of Philosophy, Faculty of Sociology, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov;

GrabelnykhTatyana Ivanovna , Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Social Philosophy and Sociology, Institute of Social Sciences, ISU;

Dobrenkova Ekaterina Vladimirovna, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Rector of the International Academy of Business and Management;

Burmykina Irina Viktorovna, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Vice-Rector for Scientific and Methodological Work, Lipetsk State Pedagogical University;

Marshak Arkady Lvovich, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Chief Researcher at the Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences;

Osipov Alexander Mikhailovich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Chief Researcher of the Research Center, Novgorod State University named after Yaroslav the Wise;

Afonin Yuri Alekseevich, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Samara State Economic University.


Akhmetov Sairanbek Makhsutovich, rector of the Kazakhstan University of Innovation and Telecommunication Systems KazIITU, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Academician of the National Engineering Academy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Academician of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences;

Vukicevic Slobodan, Professor, Faculty of Philosophy, University of Montenegro

Kropp Fredrik, Dean of Faculty, University of Monterrey, USA;

Mitrovic Ljubisa, professor, director of the Institute of Sociology of the University of Nis, Serbia; 

Titarenko Larisa Grigorievna, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences, Belarusian State University, Republic of Belarus;

Farro Antimo Luigi, professor, doctor of sociological sciences, professor at Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy;

Zhang Shuhua, Doctor of Political Sciences, Professor, Director of the Institute of Scientific Information of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Editor-in-Chief of the journal “Social Sciences Abroad”;

Sokolova Galina Nikolaevna, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Head of the Department of Economic Sociology and Social Demography, Institute of Sociology of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Minsk.


Osipov Gennady Vasilievich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor; 

Skvortsov Nikolay Genrikhovich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Sociology of St. Petersburg State University;

Osipova Nadezhda Gennadievna, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Sociology of Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov;

Ivanov Vilen Nikolaevich, corresponding member. RAS, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor;

Khunagov Rashid Dumalichevich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor;

Volkov Yuri Grigorievich, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Director of the Institute of Sociology and Regional Studies of the Southern Federal University, Director of the South Russian Branch of the Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the Department of Theoretical Sociology and Methodology of Regional Studies;

Ivchenkov Sergey Grigorievich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Sociology of Youth, Saratov State University. N.G. Chernyshevsky;

Dzutsev Khasan Vladimirovich, Doctor of Sociological Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department of Sociology and Social Processes of the North Ossetian State University named after K. L. Khetagurov.

Contact information
Address: 119992, Moscow, Lenin mountains, Lomonosov Moscow State University, sociological faculty, 3rd educational case, incorporated bank. 516 
E-mail: socjournal.msu@gmail.com

The sent articles pass additional reviewing (an expert assessment) in edition, get out on competition in connection with plans of the edition of the magazine. At the request of the author the review (an expert assessment) is provided by e-mail.
All materials published in the magazine are subject to internal and external reviewing.

1. The author, sending to the address of the editorial office of the SOCIOLOGY magazine (further – the Edition) the publications, grants to the Edition the right of use of the works (materials) which are selected by edition, the next ways:
- to reproduce materials;
- to extend materials;
- to bring materials to the general attention, including on the Internet;
- to import copies of materials.
The specified rights are granted by the author to the Edition in the territory of the whole world from the moment of placement of material on the site and before the termination of period of validity of an exclusive right to materials according to the legislation of the Russian Federation.
2. The scientific articles which received a positive expert assessment are published as a rule, no later than half a year from the moment of receipt of the manuscript in edition.
3. For the publication of manuscripts the payment isn't raised from graduate students (graduateds in a military academy) and other authors.
4. Placement in manuscripts of materials of advertizing character without coordination with edition isn't allowed.

1. For publication in the SOCIOLOGY magazine (further – the Magazine) the scientific articles and reviews answering to subject of the magazine are accepted.
2. Manuscripts of publications and the materials attached to them are presented in the Edition by authors by e-mail to the address socjournal.msu@gmail.com
3. The manuscript is submitted in Russian in one of the following formats rtf, doc, docx. Registration parameters: the sheet A4 size, all fields on 20 mm, orientation of the page – book, a font – Times New Roman; a font size – 14 pt; a line spacing – one-and-a-half; arrangement of transfers – automatic; alignment of the text – on width; a space of the first line of the paragraph – 1,25 cm.
It isn't recommended to use the kerning (rarefied or the condensed font), interlinear and nadstrochny symbols shouldn't be applied out of formulas.
Surnames (except the first letter and initials of authors) are carried out by capital letters, settle down on the right and from above from the name of work and are aligned to the right. Academic statuses and academic degrees of authors are carried out by capital letters and settle down in the line below.
According to requirements of VAK of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation it is necessary to specify a position and a place of work, and also the e-mail address or other type of communication with the author which will be published on the website. If at article it is some authors, the listed data are specified for each of them.
The name of article (except the first letter) are carried out by capital letters.
The data specified in item 3 are carried out in the Russian and English languages.
Bibliographies of article are translated also translated into English.
It isn't recommended to apply difficult registration of tables: various frame, association and splitting cells, etc.
In case of need their uses are recommended to be made out the table in the form of drawing.
Signatures of illustrations, headings of tables, formulas, footnotes, links to literature are made out in text form according to state standard specification.
4. Article has to terminate in a bibliography (the list of the used sources) in which only bibliographic links which occur in the manuscript are specified. The list is made out according to "GOST P 7.0.5-2008. National standard of the Russian Federation. System of standards according to information, library and to publishing. Bibliographic link. General requirements and rules of drawing up".
5. As a rule, the volume of article has to be not less than 0,3 items of l. (12 - 14 thousand signs) and no more than 1,0 items of l. (40 thousand signs).
6. The manuscripts sent to edition have to pass updates, editing, and also obligatory internal and external reviewing.
7. Edition of the Edition leaves for itself the right to refuse consideration of the manuscript which isn't meeting the above requirements, thus it doesn't return the manuscript, but notifies the author on causes of failure (orally or by e-mail).

ORDER of REVIEWING of the MANUSCRIPTS coming to editorial office of the SOTSIOLOGIYA magazine

1. Editorial council carries out reviewing of all materials coming to edition, for the purpose of their expert assessment. All reviewers are recognized specialists in subject of the reviewed materials and have within the last 3 years of the publication on subject of the reviewed article. Reviews are stored in editorial office of the magazine within 5 years.
2. The author of article represents an extract from the decision of chair (scientific division) where work, the containing recommendation of article to the publication in the magazine was performed. The extract is signed by the head of the department (the head of scientific division) or his deputy, the signature is certified by the relevant personnel structure.
3. The author of article represents the issued and certified response of the expert of the doctor of science containing the recommendation of article to the publication in the magazine.
4. Article presented by the author is reviewed by the expert of an editorial board of the magazine (the doctor, the candidate of science) in the form of the expert questionnaire approved by an editorial board. Examination has the closed character, the review in the form of the expert questionnaire is provided to the author of article by his letter of inquiry, and also by corresponding inquiry in VAK, unsigned and indications of a surname, a position, a place of work of the reviewer.
5. The final decision on adoption of article of the author and its placement in one of the issues of the magazine is accepted at a meeting of an editorial board of the magazine about what entry in the protocol is made.
6. The editorial board informs on the made decision of the author on his inquiry. The editorial board directs to the author of article which isn't adopted to the publication by his inquiry motivated refusal.


Editorial responsibility
The Activity of the magazine is based on ethical norms and recommendations, published on the website https://publicationethics.org/  (Committee on Publishing Ethics), according to which:
- on the basis of a common approach to examinations the  Editorial Board is solely responsible for the content and quality of published material;
- decision on acceptance of articles for publication is based on objective arguments: the original of the text, the scientific relevance, the novelty of the material, the reliability of the statistical data and the results of the research, on the relevant articles according to the profile of the magazine; taking into consideration objective reasons.
- Editorial staff is solely responsible and has the authorities to reject or to accept an article for publication and should not have a conflict of interests with the materials that are rejected or accepted for publication;
- Editorial staff must be convinced that all published materials in the journal or all research papers correspond to internationally accepted ethical standards;
- Editorial staff continuously monitors the maintenance of ethic rules and the selection of articles by magazine employees and reviewers; it ensures the confidentiality of materials submitted to the editor till the moment of their publication;
- Editorial staff is constantly working to improve the operation of the journal;
- Editorial staff strives for perfection and tries to satisfy the needs of readers and authors, defend freedom of expression and promptly respond to the complaints;
- Editorial staff encourages discussions on different actual topics in science among the authors;
- Editorial staff is ready to publish corrections of texts and notes to them, as well as a retraction and apology, if necessary;
- Editorial staff ensures the anonymity of reviewers and independence of quality of the publication from commercial interests; is strives for nothing like adverts or other commercial interests influence editorial decisions;
- Editorial staff cooperates with other publishers and other industry associations on various problems, including ethical issues, bug tracking and publishing of refutation;
- Editorial staff has constantly updated instructions for authors on various problems related to the terms and conditions of publications and the results of their research in the journal.
Responsibility Reviewers:
- Take part in the formation of editorial policy;
- Follow the editorial policy providing the maximum transparency and full accountability to the author;
- Make fair and impartial decisions that are independent of commercial interests, and to organize the process of objective review; keep to the terms of reviewing articles and privacy assessments; protect the confidentiality of reviews on articles;
- Reviewers are responsible for everything that is published in the journal;
- Reviewers formulate an objective and impartial review and if it is necessary, they confirm their opinion, citing a source;
- In the case if the reviewer finds incorrect, erroneous statements or corrupted data he informs the author for eliminating of  the violations and for reporting about it to the editors in the prescribed manner;
- Reviewers defend the rights of third parties from unauthorized use of the materials;
- Reviewers protect the integrity of publications, making corrections if necessary, and give out well-founded refusal for those whose manuscripts do not correspond to the research or publishing ethics;
- Reviewers editorial regulate conflicts of interest, monitor and stop a situation of conflict of interest;
- Reviewers authors provide awareness of the requirements of the research submitted for publication;
- Reviewers monitor and suppress the possibility of conflicts of interest;
- Reviewers are in constant contact with the authors on the relevance of published materials, accuracy and originality of the data reported;
- Reviewers should allocate appropriate published provisions that have not yet cited.
Responsibility of the authors:
- The authors should submit to the editor the original works, avoiding unfair citation, false data and parallel publications in other publications;
- To stick to the generally accepted standards of scientific reports;
- To provide the access to the data they received and confirm the sources of their data;
- The authors can use the financial support for the publication of their research
- A statement that all of the data in the article are real and authentic;
- The authors must keep the general requirements, presented by the editorial staff for the registration of publications to their relevance of international publishing standards;
- In the case of incorrect, erroneous statements or falsified data in publications, the author should quickly resolve these infringements and notify the Editor in the prescribed manner;
- The authors have the right to appeal against the decision of the editorial staff in the case of refusal to publish the presented material.