Krutkin Viktor L. (Russia, Izhevsk)

Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Head of the Department of Philosophy and Sociology of Culture, Udmurt State University.

Victor Krutkin has more than 80 publications, including two monographs:

  • V.L. Krutkin Ontology of Human Corporeality (Philosophical Essays). Monograph. Publication: Izhevsk, Udmurt State University. 1993. - 172;
  • V.L. Krutkin, T.A. Vlasova. Research of Visual Aspects of Culture. Monograph. Publishing House of the Udmurt State University. 2009. - 144.

Publication of articles in journals (selection):

  • V.L. Krutkin Visual Anthropology and Jean Rouch’s "The Mad Masters"/ / Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology. 2013. T. XVI. Number 1 (66). Pp. 182-196 ;
  • V.L. Krutkin Humanitarian Knowledge in Visual Anthropology/ / Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2013. № 4. Pp. 14 - 19;
  • V.L. Krutkin Anthropogenic Images and Human Vision/ / Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2012. № 3-3. Pp. 109-117;
  • V.L. Krutkin Anthropogenic Images in Social Cognition/ / Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology. 2012. T. XV. № 2. Pp. 114-128;
  • V.L. Krutkin Photo-report as a Source of Sociological Information/ / Sociological Research. 2012. № 3. Pp. 65-76 ;
  • V.L. Krutkin Keith Moxey: About Visual Researches and the Iconic Turn/ / Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2011. № 3-2. Pp. 30-36;
  • V.L. Krutkin Photo in Sociological Research: Village Wedding on the Internet-forum// Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2010. № 3-2. Pp. 88-96;
  • V.L. Krutkin, I.S. Komov Gary Kildea "Koriam’s Law" - Film about People and Ideas/ / Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology. 2009. T. XII. № 3. Pp. 204-209 ;
  • V.L. Krutkin Visual System as Media and Space of Photographic Experience/ / Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2007. № 3. Pp. 13-28;
  • V.L. Krutkin, I.S. Komov Social Aesthetics and Visual Anthropology in the D. MacDougall’s Film "Age of Reason"/ / Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology. 2007. T. X. № 4. Pp. 178-185 ;
  • V.L. Krutkin Pierre Bourdieu: Photography as Means and Index of Social Integration/ / Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2006. № 3. Pp. 40-55. http://www.photographer.ru/cult/theory/5270.htm;
  • Krutkin V.L. Anthropological Basis of Photographic Experience/ / Bulletin of the Udmurt University. 2005. № 2. Pp. 119-130 ;
  • V.L. Krutkin Forms of Representation of Anthropological Knowledge: Clifford Geertz and Dziga Vertov/ / "Anthropological Forum" 2007, № 7, St. Petersburg;
  • V.L. Krutkin Anthropological Sense of Family Photo Album/ / Journal of Sociology and Social Anthropology. 2005. T. V111. Number 1. Pp. 171-178 ;
  • V.L. Krutkin Human Corporeality in Ontological Dimension/ / Social Sciences and Modernity 1997 № 4. With 143-151.

Editing scientific articles collections:

  • Visual Aspects of Culture - 2005. Interuniversity Collection of Scientific Articles. Ed. Krutkin V.L., Vasileva A.F., Vlasova T.A., Shnyreva O.A.) - Udmurt State University. Izhevsk 2005. - 227 p.;
  • Visual Aspects of Culture - 2006. Interuniversity Collection of Scientific Articles. Ed. Krutkin V.L., Vlasova T.A. - Udmurt State University. Izhevsk, 2006.-326 p.;
  • Visual Aspects of Culture - 2007. Interuniversity Collection of Scientific Articles. Ed. Krutkin V.L., Vlasova T.A. - Udmurt State University. Izhevsk, 2007. – 257 p.;
  • Visual Anthropology: New Views on Social Reality. Ed. E. Yarskaya-Smirnova, P. Romanov, V. Krutkin. Publishing house: "Science Book". Saratov. 2007. – 528 p.

Research grants:

  • Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation, All-Russian Competition of Fundamental Studies Projects in the Humanitarian Science of 1994. "Ontology of Human Corporeality";
  • Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund, 1996. № 96-03-04345 «Anthropology of Corporeality: Body and Flesh of Human in Culture";
  • Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund, 1998 , № 98-03-04363, «History of Human Corporeality: Reconstruction Methodology ";
  • All-Russian competition of fundamental studies projects in the humanitarian science of Ministry of Education of Russian Federation, 2001. Identifier GOO -1.1- 176. "The Human Corporeality and Semiosphera";
  • Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund, 2003, № 03 -03- 00578a "Anthropological Foundation of Visual Experience";
  • Regional Competition of Volga Region Projects (Nizhny Novgorod), 2005. "Images of Russian Everyday Life in Family Album Photos ";
  • Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund, 2005. № 05 -03- 03357a , "Experience of Vision in Lifeworld";
  • Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund, 2011, № 11 -03- 00025a. "Human Vision in Historical Culture Transformations".
Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Head of the Department of Philosophy and Sociology of Culture, Udmurt State University.
Education: 
1969-1974 – Ural Federal University, Department of Philosophy; 1974 - 1976 - Assistant teacher, the Department of Philosophy, Udmurt State University; 1976 - 1979 – Post-graduate course, Moscow State University; 1980 - Ph.D. "Mediated and Unmediated in Practice and Knowledge"; 1991-1994 – Doctorate, Ural Federal University; 1994 - Doctoral thesis "Ontology of Human Corporeality”.
Interests: 
Philosophical anthropology, ontology of corporeity, visual researches in anthropology and sociology.
Career: 
1982 – 1987 - Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Graphics, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Udmurt State University; Since 1994 - Head of the Department of Philosophy and Sociology of Culture, Udmurt State University.
Participation in conferences: 
1) International Scientific Practical Conference in the framework of Moscow International Festival of Visual Anthropology "Camera-Posrednik", Moscow, Moscow State University, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012; 2) European Sociological Association, ''Performing Biographies, Memory and the Art of Interpretation''. Report: ''Photographic Genres in Family Album'' Cracow, Poland. 12-14 December 2008; 3) European Sociological Association "Biographical Perspectives on European Societies" ''Applied Biographical Research'' Report: ''Snapshots of Home Collections in Photo-interviews''. Nuremberg, Germany on 18 - 20 September 2010; 17th World Sociological Congress ''Sociology on the Move'' Abstracts & Papers of Russian Sociologists. Report: ''Visual Theses and Verbal Arguments in the Social Knowledge''. Gothenburg, Sweden, 11-17 July, 2010; 4) European Sociological Association ''Social Relation in Turbulent Times'' Abstracts & Papers of Russian Sociologists. Report: ''Presentative and Representative in the World of Media and Social Knowledge'', Geneva, Switzerland. 7 -11 September, 2011; 5) International Summer School of Research Center "Mediafilosofiya: Interdisciplinary Research Field" 28 - 31 August 2011, Faculty of Philosophy of Saint-Petersburg State University. Report: "What is Mediafundamentalizm?”.
Disciplines taught: 
"Culturology"; "Philosophical Anthropology"; "Social Anthropology"; "Visual Anthropology"; "Sociology of Culture".
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