Institute of Philosophy
Russian Academy of Sciences

  Irina A. Katsapova
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Irina Katsapova

Year and place of birth
September 10, 1958, Kursk.


Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University (MSU)., 1988.




Ph.D. in Philosophy, 09.00.05 - ethics.


Professional appointments

  • Chief research fellow of IphRAS
  • Institute of Advanced Training and retraining of teachers at State Academic Universiry of Humanitarian Sciences. Head of educational and methodological department in the fields of "Philosophy" and "Political Science".


Preparation, organization of courses and work with documentation.
A program "Political Philosophy and civilizational choice of Russia" for the teachers of training courses (approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation).



  •  Philosophical outlook of P.I. Novgorodtsev . M.: IphRAS, 2007.  (co-authored with S. Bazhov)



  • Russian identity: the idea of national and universal in the law (philosophical and legal aspects) // Humanities scientific researches. 2015. № 12. [Electronic journal].
  • Social normativity: public relations principle of morality and law // Russian journal of legal studies. 2015. № 3 (4). P. 24-34. 
  • Modern problems of jurisprudence in the context of the social role of the law // Russian journal of legal studies. 2015. № 1 (2). P. 24-31. 
  • Intercultural meaning of ethical and legal principle of P. Ricoeur, "I am myself as another" // Paul Ricoeur: Man - society - civilization. Contemporary philosophy. - Moscow, 2015. P. 338-363.
  • The national idea in the age of globalization: the right to a dignified human existence // Russia in global scenarios of the XXI century: Materials of the international. scientific. Conf. (Dubna, 11 APR. 2014). Dubna, 2014. P. 73-78.
  • Social and political legacy of B. Chicherina // History of philosophy. 2014. No. 19. P. 120-132.
  • A.I.Herzen and his "algebra of revolution"// Alexander Ivanovich Herzen and historical destinies of Russia. Materials of the International scientific conference to A.I.Herzen's 200th anniversary (The Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences, on June20-21, 2012) - Moscow, 2013. Page 235-246.
  • History and Modernity: about discussion between Boris Chicherin and Vladimir Solovyev // Philosophical sciences. 2012 . No. 3. Page 40-52.
  • Natural Right and natural rights // Humanitarian scientific researches. - November 2012.
  • Legal idea of P.I. Novgorodtsev: the moral principle of social life and its expression in morality and law // History of Philosophy. (Istoriya filosofii) № 16. M., 2011. Pp. 185-207.
  • Problem of the relation of morality and law in the Solv'yev's philosophy of Unity (Vseedinstva)// Questions of Cultural Studies (“Voprosy kulturologii”) Compilation of research. № IX. M., 2011. Pp. 119-129.
  • The specifics of the legal consciousness of the Russian intelligentsia (the debate of late XIX - early XX century) // Problems of Russian identity: people, intellectuals, power: Proceedings of the 8th All-Russia. Conf. (Moscow-Ufa, 31 May - 2 June 2011). Ufa, 2011. Pp. 116-125.
  • The meaning of life: moral perfection or a sermon // Philosophy of Culture. (“Filosofia kultury”) 2010. № 5 (29)
  • Social and cultural history in the national self-consciousness // Problems of the Russian self-consciousness: archaic, traditional and innovative beginnings: Proceedings of the 4th All-Russia. Conf. Moscow-Belgorod, 27-29 May 2009, Moscow, 2010. Pp. 72-78.