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    The Living Cosmos
    Russian Studies in Philosophy 34 (1): 48-62. 1995.
    From the editors. Our society, too, is apparently not uninterested in problems associated with such mysterious phenomena of the human psyche as clairvoyance, telepathy, and telekinesis. Expectations and hopes with regard to psychosurgical intervention on the human organism thrive; ideas of reincarnation and life after death, the interaction of our civilization with supposed inhabitants and civilizations of the Universe , the influence of the natural-cosmic environment on human destiny , or, on t…Read more
  •  27
    From Explanation to Understanding
    Epistemology and Philosophy of Science 60 (2): 6-22. 2023.
    Understanding has usually been seen as a method of hermeneutics. Until recently, philosophers of science paid little attention to the topic of scientific understanding because they came to the conclusion that understanding can be nothing more than a psychological by-product of scientific activity. However, many scientists believed that understanding was an important aim of science. The article states that understanding is a universal cognitive phenomenon applicable to the knowledge of not only c…Read more
  •  8
    Nikolaĭ Onufrievich Losskiĭ (edited book)
    ROSSPĖN. 2016.
  •  7
    Problems of Cognition in Karl Marx’s Works
    Epistemology and Philosophy of Science 55 (3): 8-24. 2018.
    200 years have passed since the birth of Karl Marx, a century and a half since the publication of the first volume of “Capital”. The theory of Marx had a great impact on the development of socio-political thought and the course of history, his legacy remains rel­evant today for philosophy and a whole range of specific sciences. Marx’s ideas were repeatedly reviewed, subjected to reassess­ment, criticized and refuted, but they resisted all attempts to send them to the intellectual past. The centr…Read more
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    The Difficult Struggle with Metaphysics
    Epistemology and Philosophy of Science 61 (1): 61-71. 2024.
    The article traces the crisis of intellectual and political situation in which the Vienna Circle operated. It is shown that the struggle against metaphysics was a common task of its participants. Forms and methods of metaphysical criticism are considered. The role of neo-Kantianism in the formation of logical empiricism is evaluated. The origins of the profound rift in German-speaking, and then Western philosophy as a whole, are analyzed.
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    Zagadka chelovecheskogo ponimanii︠a︡ (edited book)
    with A. A. I︠A︡kovlev
    Izd-vo polit. lit-ry. 1991.
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    Social Understanding and the Problem of “Other Mind”
    Epistemology and Philosophy of Science 57 (4): 6-22. 2020.
    The article discusses the main developments in the theory of social understanding. This new interdisciplinary area of research emerged at the end of the 20th century as a synthesis of a number of directions – analytical epistemology, philosophy of mind, cognitive psychology, neuroscience. Most philosophers and scientists believe that the core of social understanding is the ability to understand the mental states of other people. Studies of this ability have been called ≪theory of mind≫. This tra…Read more
  • Soznanie v sot︠s︡iokulʹturnom izmerenii (edited book)
    with V. A. Kruglikov
    Akademii︠a︡ nauk SSSR, In-t filosofii. 1990.
  • Antifilosofii︠a︡: zapiski podpolʹnogo paradoksalista
    Saratovskiĭ gos. universitet. 2007.
  • Sovremennai︠a︡ zapadnai︠a︡ filosofii︠a︡: slovarʹ (edited book)
    with V. A. Lektorskiĭ and V. S. Malakhov
    Izd-vo polit. lit-ry. 1991.