Journal section "Social development"

Specific Features of Human Potential Development of a New Generation in Russia

Egorov V.K.

Volume 10, Issue 3, 2017

Egorov V.K. Specific Features of Human Potential Development of a New Generation in Russia. Economic and Social Changes: Facts, Trends, Forecast, 2017, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 100-113. DOI: 10.15838/esc.2017.3.51.5

DOI: 10.15838/esc.2017.3.51.5

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The article on the basis of comparative analysis of terms such as human capital and human potential chooses the latter as one reflecting the specific features of the state and development of the society and an individual most completely. With this in mind, the author identifies the priorities of a new generation in the process of perception and transmission of socio-cultural and science and technology achievements of the previous generations, as well as evaluates the moral state of the society. The author also shows specific features of the communication process amid present conditions and their impact on young people’s human potential. The article assesses the role of ideology in social stability and favorable state of human potential. Education and upbringing are compared as complementary elements in the system of shaping a new generation. The author considers in most general terms some specific features of a crisis situation in our country and gives a descriptive definition of a justice crisis as its component. He substantiates the thesis that the present crisis state of science, education and healthcare is the result of their inconsistent and inadequate reformation. The article contains a number of propositions for building up human potential of a new generation


human potential, crisis, reforms, human capital, education, economy, culture, science, justice, healthcare, religion, ideology, generation, social stability, upbringing, morality

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