Россия - Италия: этико-культурные ценности в истории
This chapter is devoted to the foundation and first years of the oldest State university of the West: the studium generale of Naples, created, 1224, by the Hohenstaufen emperor Frederick II. The author analyses texts of the corresponding charters issued by the Magna curia, destinies of and works by the first eminent professors and students of this university, among them Thomas of Aquino.
This article is devoted to the analysis of administrative division of the state and existing types of autonomy in unitarian states. Administrative division of Italian Republic as a "regionalistics state" suggested to serve as a model to the future administrative division of Ukraine.
The article provides a comparative analysis of models of electricity industry functioning in Russia and in the world by the example of Great Britain, the USA and Scandinavian countries. The author emphasizes basic models and analyzes advantages and disadvantages in the context of the reform processes taking place in the electricity industry. He gives a classification of the industry functioning models.
The article analyses the mosaics in the important Roman churches and studies the common meaning of their decorations.
The core of the book is based on results of an academic conference held by the Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations and the Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences. Through the prism of the 2009 European Parliament elections, the authors examine the key problems of European integration, i.e. the lack of democratic legitimacy of supranational authorities, the clash of national interests of EU member states, the growing influence of parties and movements that represent an alternative to the traditional political establishment. Particular attention is paid to the international context of political processes in the EU — Brexit, growing uncertainty in EU–US relations, China‘s spreading influence in Europe, as well as the sanctions standoff between the European Union and Russia.
The article analyzes the Italian Republic foreign policy stance on the Syrian civil war. The internal and external factors affecting the official Rome foreign policy decision-making process examined. Particular attention in this context is paid to the effects of the global financial-economic crisis which converted Italy into one of the «sick counties» of the European Union.
The article is about the comparison of the data on the Iconoclasm from historical sources and monuments of art.