Civilisation and Barbarity

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

 

VERA PAVLOVNA BUDANOVA - Doctor of History, Professor, Chief Researcher of the Center of Comparative History and Theory of Civilizations of the Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

 

Graduated from the history faculty of the Dnepropetrovsk State University named after the 300th anniversary of the reunification of Ukraine with Russia (now - Dnipro National University named after Oles Gonchar) in 1971 and postgraduate school of the Institute of Archaeology of the USSR Academy of Sciences in 1974.

 

In 1984 she defended her candidate dissertation and in 1994 she defended her doctoral dissertation. Since 1975 to the present she has been working at the Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Chief of the Laboratory of Research of Civilization and Barbarity of the Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences. In 1997-2016 she taught at the Russian State University for Humanities (RSUH). Since 2002 – professor, author of courses «History of World Civilizations» and «The Great Migration of peoples».

 

Sphere of scientific interests is theory, methodology and history of barbarity, the interaction between the barbarian world and civilization, the history of the Great Migration, «the barbarian kingdoms», gothicism, the history of Gothic migrations and ethnic terms of the barbaric tribes.

 

Author of eight monographs (including «Goths in the Era of the Great Migration of Peoples», «Ethnonymy of Tribes of Western Europe: the Boundary  of Antiquity and the Middle Ages», «The Great Migration of Peoples: Ethno – political and Social Aspect», «The Barbaric World of the Era of the Great Migration of Peoples») and more than three hundred other published scientific works. Winner of the prize named after N. I. Kareev of the Russian Academy of Sciences (2012) for the monograph «The Barbaric World of the Era of the Great Migration of Peoples».

 

Under the general editorship of V.P. Budanova published more than 20 collective works, including the series of «Guide to History», «World History», «Books for Reading», «Textbooks». In 2005-2010 – responsible editor of the publishing program «Academic and University Science of Humanitarian Education in Russia».

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief Prof. Vera P. Budanova (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Levon H. Abrahamian (Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, Yerevan, Republic of Armenia),

Prof. Marina Ts. Arzakanian (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Alexander S. Balesin (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Mikhail V. Bibikov (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Sergey A. Vasyutin (Kemerovo State University, Kemerovo, Russian Federation)

Dr. Olga V. Vorobjova (executive secretary, Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Sabine Jansen (National conservatory of arts and crafts,  Paris,  Republic of France)

Dr. Ivan A. Kopylov (National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Мехico city, Mexican United States)

Prof. Maya S. Petrova (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Louis E. Primero Rivas (National Pedagogical University (UPN), Мехico city, Mexican United States)

Prof. Lorina P. Repina (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation) 

Prof. Sergey J. Saprykin (Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Larisa L. Selivanova (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Igor E. Surikov (Institute of World History of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Victoria I. Ukolova (Moscow Stat Institute of International Relations (University) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Prof. Pavel P. Shkarenkov (Russian State University for the Humanities, Moscow, Russian Federation)

Ph.D. Jens Shneevajss (Leibniz Institute for the History and Culture of Eastern Europe at the University of Leipzig (GWZO), Federal  Republic of Germany)