The image of the teenager in the novels of Chingiz Aitmatov of the 1970-th

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The article presents a comparative analysis of formal-substantial components in the stories “the White ship”, “Early cranes”, “spotted dog running at the edge of the sea” by Ch. Aitmatov. There is the analysis of the characters-teenagers, which shows the peculiarities of these characters, the psychology of actions with the aim of realizing the “inner self” of the character. The conclusion is made about the evolution of children’s themes in the works of the writer. Identifying the uniqueness of issues Ch. Aitmatov, the author of the article needs make excursions into literature, the characters of which are teenagers.

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Vladimir Alexeevich Meskin

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russian

Author for correspondence.

doctor of philological science, professor, Department of Russian and Modern Literature

Miklukho-Maklaya str., 10/2, Moscow, Russia, 117198

Anastaiya Vladimirovna Zolotukhina

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russian


PHD student, Department of Russian and Modern Literature

Miklukho-Maklaya str., 10/2, Moscow, Russia, 117198


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