Cultural Integration of Kazakhstan: Challenges and Opportunities

Sadykova Galiya, Narbekova Gulnar, Smagulova Zaure
2015 International Journal of Social Science and Humanity  
This paper deals with the cultural integration trends in Kazakhstan and the role of nomadic culture in the current development of the country. In the environment of globalization and related to it integration process Kazakh culture as a part of the world culture is currently considered to be the distinctness of the country with its policy, socio-economic system, moral, creative and artistic heritage and potential. The paper illustrates empirical data of an opinion poll held by the authors in
more » ... y the authors in different regions of Kazakhstan and abroad among the locals and culture experts. The results of the research afford conclusion that the time has come to use cultural potential of Kazakhstan as a factor of modernization of the country not only in its political and economic strengthening, but also in preservation of cultural sovereignty and spiritual growth of the people as the basis for formation of cultural identity and national unity.
doi:10.7763/ijssh.2015.v5.555 fatcat:eur6swo3s5gkpelkb45pppld6u