Article is devoted to studying of the precariat and precarization in the Russian society. The theoretical scheme of identification of the precariat in social structure is developed. The evaluation of number of the precariat and its comparison with other social groups of the Russian society is given on empirical data during 1994-2013.
Training in advertising and public relations is examined in the light of the problem Precarious work
The article discusses the processes of precarization, developing rapidly in Russian society, have affected by now a significant portion of the country's population. It is also noted that the formation of precariat raises the question of a possible change in the very grounds (criteria) for distinguishing classes in Russian society, and the nature of employment and degree of social security. A scheme of a possible 5-class structure of Russian society using an approach is offered.