IX Eurasian Scientific Forum “L.N.Gumilyov’s Heritage and Contemporary Eurasian Integration”

L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University invites you to take part in the IX Eurasian Scientific Forum “L.N.Gumilyov’s Heritage and Contemporary Eurasian Integration”, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the birth of Lev N. Gumilyov. The Forum will take place on October 10-11, 2012, in Astana (Kazakhstan).

The objectives of the Forum:

-thinking intellectual heritage L.N. Gumilyov and the discussion of Issues with positions from different scientific areas;

-discussion of the Eurasian ideas as a basic platform integration of the peoples of Eurasia.

plenary session and sections on major destinations are planned within the Forum:

I-section: Nomadic Eurasian civilization: history and culture

v Contribution of L.N. Gumilyov in the study of the history and culture of nomadic peoples of Eurasia

v Concept of civilization L.N. Gumilyov ENU and contemporary processes of globalization

v Historical destiny of the peoples of Eurasia: politics, society, spiritual development

v Legacy of L.N. Gumilyov ENU and its reflection in Linguistics, Literature and Art

Official Forum languages: Kazakh, Russian, English.

v Issues of preservation of the cultural heritage in the writings of L.N. Gumilyov

v Phenomenon of culture in the works of “Eurasians”

v Priorities of cultural cooperation in Eurasia

v Implementation of the State programme «Мәдени мұра» – «Культурное наследие»: achievements and perspectives

II-section: Issues of ethnogenesis and ethnic history of the peoples of Eurasia

v Theoretical issues of ethnogenesis in research, L.N. Gumilyov

v Methodological approaches in the study of ethnicity in the writings of L.N. Gumilyov

v Modern approaches to the study of the theory of “passionarism”

v Issues of ethnogenesis and ethnic history of the peoples of Eurasia

v Landscape and ethnos: theory and research methods

v Complimentarity of peoples of Eurasia

v L.N. Gumilyov’s theory of ethnogenesis and modern issues of inter-ethnic relations

III-section: Topical issues of methodology and historiography, source studies in the context of the scientific heritage of L.N. Gumilyov

v Topical issues of methodology for studying the history of the peoples of Eurasia

v Issues of historiography of nomadism

v L.N. Gumilyov’s methodological approaches

v Issues of Turkic studies in the writings of L.N. Gumilyov

v Sources on the history of the peoples of Eurasia

v Modern development of national historiography and source studies

v Interaction between society and nature in the concept of L.N. Gumilyov

v Issues of historical geography in the works of L.N. Gumilyov

v Interdisciplinary approach in the study of interaction between society and nature

v Perspective directions of L.N. Gumilyov heritage studyIV-section: Heritage of L.N. Gumilyov : socio-philosophical and psychological-pedagogical aspects

v L.N. Gumilyov’s scientific ideas in the context of modern philosophy, sociology and psychology

v Eurasian idea as a methodological approach of historical-philosophical cognition

v Political and legal views of Eurasians

v Eurasian paradigm in terms of civilization

v Socio-cultural aspects in L.N. Gumilyov’s heritage

v L.N. Gumilyov ENU Ideas and questions for ethnosociology

v Social issues of modernity in the light of the teachings of L.N. Gumilyov

v Psychological issues of “passionarism” phenomenon study

v Ethnopsychological factor in the integration of the peoples of Eurasia

v Eduactional aspects of L.N. Gumilyov’s teachings

v Heritage of L.N. Gumilyov and modern liberal educationV-section: Contemporary trends and prospects of Eurasian integration

v Origin and main stages of evolution of Eurasian ideas

v L.N. Gumilyov and Eurasianism ideas

v Eurasianism and national values

v Eurasian geopolitical issues and idea

v Eurasianism and interfaith cooperation

v Eurasianism phenomenon and developments of modern development

v N.A. Nazarbayev’s Eurasian project: from idea to implementation

v Economic aspect of Eurasian integration

v Issues of regional security in Eurasia

v Eurasian Economic Community: achievements and perspectives

v Political and cultural dimension of the Eurasian Economic Area (EEA)

v Role of the media in promoting the ideas of Eurasianism and L.N. Gumilyov’s heritage

Work of round tables is also planned, where the following issues: “L.N. Gumilyov’s heritage: myths and reality” and “Idea of Eurasianism and the challenges of globalization” will be discussed.

Leading scientists of Kazakhstan, CIS and far-abroad countries areexpected to participate in the Forum. There will be seminars, workshops with participation of leading scientists.

To participate in the work of the Forum it is necessary to send to the Organizing Committee before June 10, 2012:

1. Application for participation in the proposed form;

2. Text of the report.

Reports should be sent to e-mail address: nurbek_sh@mail.ru; c.kafedra@yandex.kz; danyiar_mag@mail.ru

Address: Kazakhstan, Astana, 010008 5 Munaitpassov st., L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University

Tel.: +7 (7172) 48-43-86; +7 (7172) 35-37-56 fax: +7 (7172) 39-38-07

www.enu.kzc.kafedra@yandex.kznurbek_sh@mail.ru

Contact persons:

Gadilbek M. Shalakhmetov +7 (7172) 35-39-04

Nurbek U.Shayakhmetov +7 (7172) 48-43-86 nurbek_sh@mail.ru

Daniyar A. Kausylov +7 (7172) 48-43-86 danyiar_mag@mail.ru