The origin and development of the ideas of eurasianism  (sociocultural aspects)

Philosophical and cultural studies

This paper is devoted to the topical ideological direction of social philosophy – Eurasianism, which is represents the main vector of Russia’s development in all spheres of social life, as the most priority and prospective direction. In this article the author discusses about the features of the origin and development of the Eurasian ideas from the viewpoints of historical, cultural, civilizational and communicative approaches. Also the author pays attention to the role of the dialogue of cultures and globalization in the development of a social-philosophical ideological direction, indicating their positive and negative impact. The author identifies the specific grounds of a common Eurasian space, which include cultural, geographical, historical and political characteristics, as equivalent to the degree of its influence.