Institute of the Humanities and the Indigenous Peoples of the North - Siberian Branch RAS

The Basic Directions of Scientific Activity:

a comprehensive study of the development of languages, ethnic culture and history of the people in the Russian North-East, including the study of languages, literature and folklore of people the Republic Sakha (Yakutia)and the indigenous people of the North;

study of languages, literature and folklore of peoples the Republic Sakha (Yakutia) and the indigenous people of the North;

study of cultural and historical processes on the territory of modern Yakutia in the Paleolithic, the Neolithic, the bronze and iron centuries, the middle ages, and ethnogenesis, ethnic history, the transformation of traditional cultures and the specific mentality of the people the Republic Sakha (Yakutia).

Facts and figures

Web http://igi.ysn.ru/en/
Focus Areas

Languages/culture of peoples in the Arctic

Adaptation strategies in the Arctic region

Arctic law