No 1 (2013)


Editor’s note

Voronin S.A.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):5-6
pages 5-6 views

The model of the World in the sound of Chinese zither chin

Vasilchenko E.V.


The article analyses the tradition of the long zither chin, which associated in China with a symbol of high education and the deserving behaviour. The sounding of the chin during the 3 thousands years is considered to be a criterion of the beatiful and «correct» sound.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):7-32
pages 7-32 views

Contacts between China and Central Asia in the spiritual sphere in the I millennium

Barinova E.B.


The article investigates the forms, ways and the results of contacts between China and Central Asia in spiritual culture. The Silk Road was the main route by which to move goods and to support international trade and diplomatic relations. But it also became an important road for run-properties to the east Manicheans, Nestorians, and other exiles from the West. It was that way Buddhism entered China.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):33-39
pages 33-39 views

Symbolism and Origins of Vulture Headgear of Egyptian Goddesses and Queens

Bolshakov V.A.


This article deals with one of the most important attributes of Ancient Egyptian goddesses and queens – the vulture headgear. On the basis of various figurative and written sources the origin and symbolic value of the headgear are analyzed. A special attention is paid to visual parallels drawn between queens and such protective goddesses-mothers as Nekhbet, Wadjet and Mut.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):40-52
pages 40-52 views

Forming and realization of US politics towards Islamic republic of Iran in 1993–1996

Safonov A.S.


The article contains an analysis of the first Clinton administration’s political line towards IRI. The author discloses conceptual foundation of US approach, logic and character of american-iranian relations in the situation of globalization and formation of unipolar world after the ending of the Cold War.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):53-66
pages 53-66 views

Islamic factor in the domestic policy of Marocco

Ponomarenko L.V., Chikrizova O.S.


The article touches upon the analysis of Islam's influence on the domestic policy in Morocco, on the establishment and development of Moroccan political system. The authors also go into detail on the activity of moderate and radical Islamists in Morocco, highlighting reasons of unpopularity of radical ideas among Moroccans.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):67-81
pages 67-81 views

Mongolia's struggle for independence (1900–1921) and foundation of the political system of the country

Enkhbaatar Yadamsuren -.


The article touches upon the national liberation struggle of Mongolia to the independence from China and shaping of political system of the state. The author examines the role of Russia in Mongolia’s liberation from Chinese supremacy.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):82-91
pages 82-91 views

Formation of collections of ancient Egyptian monuments in Russian museums in the early XX century

Lebedeva N.A.


The article describes the history of the formation of the Egyptian collections in non-core Russian museums in the late XIX – early XX century. At this time, the owners of private collections began to sell and donate to various museums monuments of ancient Egyptian art. Initially, this phenomenon was due to their patriotism and desire to «serve the motherland», but at the beginning of XX century, it has become more necessary measure, since begun forced nationalization of works of art that were in private hands. In any case, such a fact contributed to the expansion of domestic resource base of Egyptology and has enabled many of them to enter into scholarly.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):92-100
pages 92-100 views

Our authors

- -.
RUDN Journal of World History. 2013;(1):101
pages 101 views

This website uses cookies

You consent to our cookies if you continue to use our website.

About Cookies