Participation of political leaders in ethnic feasts as an element of political ritual

Rychkov Sergey: Participation of political leaders in ethnic feasts as an element of political ritual. In: Politics, feasts, festivals 4. pp. 151-158. (2014)

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This report discusses the behavioral aspects of the participation of the federal and regional political leaders in the two non-religious ethnic festivals held in the Republic of Tatarstan - Sabantuy and Karavon - over the last 20 years. the method of the study is a content and traditional analysis of the federal and regional resourses: articles, news reports, photographs. Identified: the dynamics of participation, the leaders in celebrations, the ratio between their participation in the opening ceremonies of the (political ritual, called the official language of the civil service protocol) and actually in the ritual celebrations, the extent and nature of the use of its participation in the celebrations for the promulgation of new policy ideas programs. the conclusions made in the context of status holidays (non-state), the historical (the period of the 90s. - the institutionalization of a new Russian statehood and 2000-2012 - period of stabiliza-tion), personal (as Presidents of Russia B.N. Yeltsin, v.v . Putin, D.a. Medvedev). this article also attempts to identify region-specific integration of a political ritual into ritual environment of national and cultural holidays of modern Tatarstan.

Item Type: Book Section
Heading title: Politics and the transformation of rituals
Journal or Publication Title: Politics, feasts, festivals
Date: 2014
Number: 4
ISSN: 2064-4825
ISBN: 978-963-306-254-8
Page Range: pp. 151-158
Series Name: A vallási kultúrakutatás könyvei
Language: English
Event Title: International Society for Ethnology and Folklore : Working group on the ritual year : annual conference (9.) (2013) (Szeged)
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Nemzetiségi ünnep - Tatárföld, Politika - Tatárföld
Additional Information: Bibliogr.: 157. p. és a lábjegyzetekben ; ill. ; összefoglalás angol nyelven
Subjects: 05. Social sciences
05. Social sciences > 05.04. Sociology
05. Social sciences > 05.06. Political science
Date Deposited: 2020. May. 20. 12:56
Last Modified: 2021. Nov. 24. 12:26

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