List of sections: 
Political institutions, ethnopolitical conflict management, national and political processes and technologies
Mounth / Year: 
2013, September
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Type of the article: 
Scientific article

This article is devoted to critical conceptual problems related to determination of the concept “civilization” by famous political science expert Samuel Huntington.

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