The Performance of Cultural Policy: Strategic Orientations and Sociological Indicators
In this article, the authors address the problems of assessing the effectiveness of the cultural policy. Strategic and tactical guidelines and indicators of efficiency of its development in modern Russia are conceptualized. The results of all-Russian surveys of students conducted by the authors in three cities of Russia (Moscow, Yekaterinburg, and Chelyabinsk) are summarized.
Keywords: culture, cultural policy, effectiveness of cultural policy, surveys, students.
 O.B. Astafyeva, S.B. Sinetskii, “Philosophical and applied aspects of cultural policy at the settlement level,” Culture and Art Herald, vol. 52, no. 4, pp. 70–80, 2017.
 I.M. Bykhovskaya, “Applied cultural studies: potential vs actual,” Observatory of culture, no. 4, pp. 4–12, 2011.
 L.B. Zubanova, V.Y, Rushanin, “Monitoring of efficiency of cultural policy in the region (on the example of Chelyabinsk region),” Cultural heritage in Russia, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 46–52, 2015.
 Culture. Power. Society: ways of implementation of the state cultural policy. Proceedings of the Interregional scientific and practical conference/ed. N.B. Kirillova. Yekaterinburg: Ural State University, 2015.
 O.V. Kuchmaeva, “Opportunities for empirical research and quantitative performance evaluation of cultural policy,” Cultural heritage of Russia, vol.10, no.3, pp. 24–33, 2015.
 Fundamentals of state cultural policy: approved by Decree of the President of the Russian Federation of 24.12.2014 No808. Collection of legislation of the Russian Federation. No 52, part I, art. 7753, 2014. Available at: http://www.pravo.gov.ru
 S.B. Sinetskii, Cultural policy of the XXI century: from the precedent of History to the project of the Future. Chelyabinsk: Encyclopedia, 2011.