Russian Religio-Philosophical Tradition: From Utopism to Totalitarism

Granin R.S.


Tracing the key stages of the development of eschatological ideas from the times of ancient Rus’ to the Silver Age in Russian culture and post-revolutionary expatriate philosophy, the author postulates the fundamental features of the Russian religio-philosophical outlook, these being messianiasm, apocalyptism and utopism.


historic eschatology, apocalyptic theories, totalitarian utopia, the Russian religio-philosophical renaissance.

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