Teodor Shanin

  DATE OF BITRH
  PLACE OF BIRTH: Wilno/Vilnius, Poland

WORK ADDRESS
119571, Moscow, prospect Vernadskogo, 82
Телефон: +7 4954347282
E-mail: shanin@universitas.ru

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
Professor, OBE, PhD

APPOINTMENT
Professor Teodor Shanin, OBE,PhD
President of the Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences, 
Professor Emeritus of the University of Manchester

RESEARCH INTERESTS
• peasant studies, historical sociology, informal economies, sociology of knowledge and epistemology

VISITING SCIENTIST ACTIVITY
1951 – Diploma of Social Work, University College for Social Work, Jerusalem
1963 – BA (Sociology/Economics), The Hebrew University, Jerusalem
1969 – PhD (Sociology/Economics), University of Birmingham, UK
1974 – Professor of Sociology, University of Manchester, UK
1975 – MSc Social Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
1988 – Honorary Fellow of The Academy of Agricultural Sciences of the Russian Federation
2002 – Russian Medal of Merit in Higher Education
2002 – OBE (Order of British Empirefor outstanding services of promoting tertiary education in Russia)
2008 – The International Alexander Dallin Prize
2008 – Honorary Doctor of Laws, University of Toronto

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
Honorary Fellow of the Russian Academy of Agricultural Sciences, 
Honorary Doctor of Law of the University of Toronto

MEMBERSHIP IN EDITORIAL BOARDS OF JOURNALS
• member of the editorial board, «UNIVERSITY PROCEEDINGS. VOLGA REION. Humanities» 

PROFESSIONAL BIOGRAPHYDEGREES AND TITLES
1971 – Visiting Professor, University of Dar-es-Salaam
1973-4 – Senior Fellowship at St Antony's College, Oxford
1976-9 – Study of agriculture of Iran, and setting up of the local Institute of Peasant Studies
1977 – Official Visitor, SSRC India: touring universities and rural districts
1977 – Visiting Professor, University of Lund, Sweden
1978-89 – British Academy Cultural Exchange Scheme - research (numerous) in the ex-USSR
1977, 1979, 1981 – Study periods in rural India
1978-81 – Research Grant, British Academy for archival work in Moscow
1979-80 – Four month Research Fellowship, Columbia University, New York
1982-83 – Personal Research Grant to pursue own research with teaching duties suspended, SSRC UK
1983-84 – Research Fellowship, Wilson Centre, Washington DC
1986 – Visiting Professor, University of Wisconsin at Madison
1987 – Visiting Professor at Ann Abor, University of Michigan
1988 – Lecturing tour in Brazil sponsored by the British Council and the National Museum of Rio
1988-89 – Grant for setting up Summer School for Soviet Sociologists under the auspices of the British Academy
1989 – British Academy sponsored Cultural Exchange visit to China to study rural agricultural reforms
1990-91 – Commoner (One-year Fellowship) Trinity College, Cambridge
1990-94 – Major Research Grant by ESRC for field work in Rural Russia
1990-1995 – Research Grant by Leverhulme Trust to extend research to non-Russian villages of ex-USSR
1990-1995 – Research Grant by MacArthur Foundation to study the ecology of Russian villages as part of the study referred to above
1995-1997 – Research Grant by Central European University Research Committee for the study of economy and politics of Russia's agricultural reforms
1999-2001 – INTAS research grant for study of informal economies in Russia
2000-2003 – Leverhulme Trust Fellowships to study Russian peasant wars and their social and political context
2004 – Ford Research Grant for study of Russia’s Primary and Secondary Education.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Books
1971 – Peasants and Peasant Societies. (Penguin, 1971). Translation into Spanish, Persian, Malasians. /P/ New and extensively amended second edition. (Blackwells/Penguin, 1987). /P/
1972 – The Awkward Class: Political Sociology of Peasantry in a Developing Society: Russia 1910-1925.(Clarendon Press, 1972). /M/
1972 – The Rules of the Game: Models in Contemporary Scholarly Thought. (Tavistock Publications, 1972). /P/
1983 – Introduction to Sociology of the Developing Societies (with Hamza Alavi). (Macmillan). /P/
1984 – Late Marx and the Russian Road: Marx and the Peripheries of Capitalism. (Routledge, GB. Monthly Review US). /P/
1985 – Russia as a 'Developing Society' (The Roots of Otherness, Vol 1.). (Macmillan Yale U.P.). /M/
1986 – Russia 1905-7: Revolution as a Moment of Truth (The Roots of Otherness, Vol 2). (Macmillan Yale U.P.). /M/ Awarded Deutscher Memorial Prize 1988
1990 – Defining Peasants. (Blackwell). /M/
1992 – Velikii Neznakomets(The Great Unknown). (Progress). /P/ /R/
1994 – Antonovshchina (with V Danilov, etc). /P/ /R/
1999 – Neformal’naya ekonomika: Rossia i Mir (The Informal Economy: Russia and the World) (Logos, 1999) /R/
2002 – Refleksivnoe Krestianovedenie (Reflexive Peasant Studies) (with V.Danilov and A.Nikulin) MSSES and ROSPEN, 2002 /P/ /R/
2005 – Fathers and sons: Generational History(with Yurii Levada) Literary Review, 2005 /P/ /R/
2007 – Nestor Machno: Peasant movement in Ukraine (with V.Danilov and V.Kondrashin) /P/ /R/

Main Articles
1999 – Teodor Shanin: “Demokratizatsija est’ apparat samoispravlenija oshibok” (Teodor Shanin: Democratization as setting of the system of the mistake self amendment) U.Ozdemirov, Jabloko Rossii, No. 41 (75)
1999 – Teodor Shanin: “Vklad v obrazovanie vazhen i nuzhen” (Teodor Shanin: The investment in education is necessary), U.Ozdemirov, Jabloko Rossii, No. 57 (91)
2000 – Pochemu do sih por ne umer russkij narod. Ekspert,No. 1-2 (213)
2000 – Novij Izoljatsionizm: Zapad protiv Rossii: Otsenka situatsii, tseli, proekt (The new Isolationism: West versus Russia: An assessment, an objective and a project)
2000 – Vibori v SSCHA. Amerike nujni novie idei (Election in the USA. USA needs new ideas) Ekspert, No. 43(225)
2001 – Nasobjedinjaetstyd. EsliRossija hochet v Evropu, ona doljna polevet’ (We are united by the feeling of shame: to go into Europe Russia should turn left)Ekspert, No. 37 (297)
2001 – Evropa prorubaet okno v Rossiju (Europe opening windows into Russia). Obshaja gazeta, No. 30
2001 – O polze inogo: britanskaya academicheskaya traditsija i
Rossiiskoe academicheskoe obrazovanie (The usefulness of otherness: British academic tradition and Russian academic education) Vestnik Evropu, M., v.III.
2002 – Uroki istorii i sledujushaja revolutsija: granitsi politicheskogo voobrajenija (Lessons of history: the limits of political imagination) Otechestvennije zapiski. Zhurnal glja medlennogo chtenija,No. 4
2002 – Mesto Intelligentsii (The Place of Intelligence) . P.Kamenchenko, Bol’shoj gorod, No. 32
2002 – Dvoe na odnom pole. Agrobiznes i krestjanin: kto kogo? (The Two Within Single Field: Agrobusiness and Peasant) A.Sabov, Rossijskaja biznes-gazeta, No. 48
2002 – Pessimizm intellekta plus optimism voli (Pessimism of Intellect plus Optimism of Will). Shapoval,Nezavisimaja gazeta, No. 277 (2831)
2003 – Russkoe krestjanskoe pravo i nasledovanie imushestva (The Russian peasant law and issues of inheritance) Otechestvennije zapiski. Zhurnal glja medlennogo chtenija, No. 2
2003 – Mne pokazali, chto ja grazdanin tsivilizovannoj strany (I discovered myself being citizen of a civilized country). E.Rudnikova, KM.ru
2003 – Magistratura kak sposob rasshevelit’ mozgi (Master degree as a way to move one’s brain). E.Golovina, STUDI IN
2004 – Chetire s polovinoj agrarnih programm Lenina (Four and half agrarian programmes of Lenin) Otechestvennije zapiski. Zhurnal glja medlennogo chtenija, No. 1
2004 – VzgljadsBolonskojulitsi. Zakonirinka – nevsegdazakonikachestvavisshejshkoli (A view from Bolonia: the laws of market are not always those of higher education). M.Shitz, Rossijskajagazeta
2005 – Krestjanstvanet, krestyanskijvoprosest’ (No peasants while the peasant question still exist)V.Kurennij, Politicheskij Zhurnal
2005 – Kak ne pustit’ na selo kapitalizm? (How to stop capitalism from entering villages?) A.Obertinskij. Krestjanin
2006 – V Rossii perebor vsegda opasnee, chem nedostatok (In Russia overdoing things is ever more dangerous than not doing enough). Polit.ru (Peredovaja nauka)
2006 – Istorija pokolenij i pokolencheskaja istorija Rossii (History of Generations and Generational History). Chelovek.Soobshestvo.Upravlenie. No 3
2006 – Majatnik i vibor (The pendulum and the choice) . E.Jakovleva. Rossijskaja gazeta, 7 fevralja 2006
2006 – Natsionalizm – samaja sil’naja manipuljativnaja sistema iz vseh, kotorie ja znaju (Nationalizm – the strongest system of manipulation). Moskovskie novosti
2008 – Rector ne doljen zanimat’ svoj post pojiznenno (Rector shouldn’t hold office for life). N.Demina.Polit.ru
2008 – Rossijskaja sotsiologija byla pokhozha na dvugorbogo verbluda (Russian Sociology: Theory versus field-results). Ekonomicheskaja sotsiologija, T.9, No 3
2008 – Sizbitochnojburokratiejvnaukenadoborotsjavramkahobshejbor’bisburokratizaciej (The fight against bureaucratization of scholarship must be part of the general fight against bureaucratization). Troitskij Variant No 7

 

 

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