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Service Plus is Russia’s first and so far the only interdisciplinary peer-reviewed periodical that specializes in matters related to the services sector of economy

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ISSN: 2413-693X | DOI 10.22412/1993-7768

The Editorial Board believes that the development of modern post-industrial society has led to the rethought value of service problems. In fact, the society of the XXI century is the service society. The study of the service sector has special characteristics, because the science of service is an integrative field of knowledge accumulating the results of many researches. The core elements of serviceology (the science of service) are classification and determination of the structure of human needs and the development of ways of their effective satisfaction. The main object of serviceology is the creation of integrated knowledge system in providing services which are based on studies of consumer behavior in conditions of modern market development.

The Service Plus Scientific Journal bases its activities on the principles of promotion of education, humanism, social justice, patriotism and tolerance.

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new articles

RESEARCH OF WATER AND RECREATIONAL RESOURCES OF BELGOROD REGION WITH THE PURPOSE OF DEVELOPING A NEW TOUR PRODUCT

In the article are discussed the investigations of the hydrous recreational of the Belgorod region. As it was established Belgorod belongs to the low-waters regions of Russia, but the domestic reservoirs are widely used in the tourist industry and develop recreation near the reservoir.  Today, the development of water tourism is most promising on the rivers: Oskol, Seversky Donets, TikhayaSosna, Vorskla, Seym, Pselya and reservoirs — Starooskolsky and Belgorod.

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTERS AND THEIR ROLE IN ENHANCING THE COMPETITIVENESS OF TOURISM CLUSTERS

At the present level of economic systems development and transformation of social relations more and more attention is paid to the innovative form development of running economic activity in all industries and sectors of national and world economy. One of these forms claims to be the cluster structure, which finds wide application in industry and agricultural sector as well as in the conditions of service economy.

SYSTEMATIC APPROACH TO IMPROVING THE SERVICE QUALITY OF TOURISTS’ TRANSPORTATION WITH MOTOR TRANSPORT

The article studies the problems of improving the service quality of tourists’ transportation with motor transport. The category of these services in the tourism product includes: transfer; transportation of tourists on routes of short, medium and long distances; excursions by motor transport. Analyzing the experience of foreign and domestic scientists, the authors conclude that there was nit any targeted research in this direction in the post-Soviet period.

FREE INDEPENDENT TOURISM AS A TOOL OF PERSONAL INCULTURATION

This article is dedicated to the free independent tourism as an effective tool of personal inculturation that considers being facultative learning of domestic culture and other cultures’ values. An accumulation and translation of personal ideas about the society, historical events, and cultural heritage takes place during an inculturation.

CHANGING APPROACHES TO THE METHODOLOGY OF COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS OF BANKING SERVICES IN THE CURRENT ECONOMIC CONDITIONS

In the current economic conditions, banks pay attention not only to the basic functions associated with handling and increment of the capital, but also additional functions, such as financial services to individuals and legal entities. In this regard, the development strategy of banks significantly changes – it must be aimed not only at ensuring Bank liquidity, but economic sustainability, which components are efficiency and competitiveness.

STATE SUPPORT MECHANISMS OF THE FILM INDUSTRY IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION ON THE INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE BASIS

In the conditions of globalization of the world economy intensive development was gained by the industry of services, in particular, film industry. Film industry is one of the most important sectors of the modern world market of services. At the same time, development of this industry in Russia is accompanied with influence of many negative factors connected with weak competitiveness of domestic movie products.

SOVIET CONSTRUCTIVISM AS A CREATIVE CONCEPT IN THE DESIGN SERVICE OF THE XX CENTURY

The article is devoted to the theory and practice of Soviet constructivism as a creative concept in the design of the ХХ century in the context of the theory of «production art». Subject of research considers to be theoretical propositions, which were implemented in particular design methods and projects of industrial clothes and constructivist fabrics as an example of practical implementation of the ideas of constructivism.

CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNICATION IN THE CONTEXT OF CREATIVE SELF-REALILIZATION OF PERSONALITY

The article discusses one of the key challenges of the global world – the problem of creative self-realization of personality as the way of being human within the framework of cross-cultural interaction. Theoretical-methodological base of research is the concept of creativity reconstruction, revealing the peculiarities of the modern social and cultural mentality and modeling comfortable barrier-free, international environment.

THE HUMAN NEED FOR RECOGNITION OF MEANINGS IN THE COMMUNICATIVE ENVIRONMENT

Understanding is a cognitive mental process of signification resources of hermeneutics. Special attention is paid to the evaluation of such components of this process, as the recognition of meanings in the communicative environment; organization of texts; the dimension of the situation; the appeal to super-texts varieties. Authors emphasize that the formal organization of the text is controlled with canons of the intra-system logic focusing on implementation of prosaic or poetic works.

TWO SOULS, TWO SUBJECTS: ARE THE INTERESTS OF BODY AND SOUL THE SAME?

Who is the originator of sin, the body or the soul? Does the body present the subject or only the obedient object of the soul manipulation? Does the body have its own interests that do not coincide with the goals and meanings of human life? From what point of view and in what respect does the body consider being subject? The essence of the person is associated with two unequal actors, whose interests may differ and even be opposite.

ON THE ESSENTIAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE PHENOMENON OF GIFTEDNESS

The article poses and solves the problem of a general methodological character, topical for modern psychological knowledge – the conceptual design of the notion of giftedness. The solution of this problem will allow to create an integral system of investigation of the phenomenon of giftedness, which could adequately reflect its qualitative uniqueness. The hypothesis of the research was that the task could be solved by using a number of cognitive procedures, in particular, such as analyzing the conceptual apparatus, identifying the boundaries of the phenomenon of giftedness, and highlighting the basic approaches to its cognition.

THE PRACTICE OF LULLING IN CONTEMPORARY URBAN CULTURE: PARENTAL FOLKLORE AND CHILDREN’S NEEDS

This study describes the practice of lulling in contemporary urban culture and its accompanying speech forms and nonverbal components. The research material included interviews with parents, which were recorded in Saint Petersburg from 2008 to 2015. Thirty-seven such records (33 women and 4 men) were made during the gender study.