THE FUNCTIONS OF CIVILIZATION IN RELATION TO CULTURE. THE SYSTEMS OF EUROPEAN CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE
The author roots his understanding of the trilateral relations of civilization, culture and values system in the theories of Henri Marrou and Feliks Koneczny. Then, he analyzes the features of civilization with regard to mass culture and pays attention to the trends that are the source of crisis in Europe. On the basis of the analysis the author comes to the conclusion that the problems of the European culture resulting from the departure from the roots are not irreversible trends.