26 October 2012, Friday, 17:56

The VI all-Russian conference “Ethnoses and cultures of Ural-Volga zone: history and up-to-dateness” is held in Ufa

author: Marina Schumilova

The VI annual all-Russian scientific-practical conference of young scientists “Ethnoses and cultures of Ural-Volga zone: history and up-to-dateness” started working today, October 26, at the Institute of ethnologic investigations By R.G. Kuzeev. Scientists from Moscow, Bashkortostan, Tatarstan, Chuvashia, Kalmykia, Perm, Chelyabinsk, Samara and Orenburg regions are taking part in it.

Participants of the forum are discussing actual problems, connected with theory and methods for investigation of local ethnic cultures, preservation and investigation of historical-cultural heritage of nations of Ural-Volga zone, social-economic, political and ethnic-cultural development of this region in the past and nowadays.

The conference is aimed at generalization of scientific investigations of young scientists, specializing in study of archeology, ethnography, history and culture of Russia’s nations.