Assoc. Prof. Andrey Raichev, Phd
Phone: 032/ 261 396
Address: 21 Kostaki Peev Street, fl. 1, Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
Field of the scientific qualification
Field of scientific qualification:
Since 1986: Senior Research Associate, Second Degree (Associate Professor)
Since 1982: – Candidate of Philosophical Sciences (PhD)
Dissertation: The Category of "Social Situation" in the Research of Elementary Social Processes and Structures
1978: Faculty of Philosophy at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski"
Major: Philosophy, Profile: Sociology
Since 1991 Director of BBSS – Gallup International
1990 – 1991 Director (and founder) of National Center for Public Opinion Research (NTsIOM)
1988 – 1990 Director at National Institute for Youth Research (NIIM)
1983 – 1988 Deputy Head and Head of Public Opinion Section at NIIM
1979 – 1983 in that order: Organizer, Graduate Specialist, Research Associate, Degrees III-I at NIIM
1978 – 1979 journalist at Otechestven Front newspaper
BBSS - Gallup International
Institute for Critical and Social Research at Plovdiv University "Paisii Hilendarski"
"Ivan Hadzhiyski" Institute of Sociology
Bulgarian Sociology Association
Have a command of languages
Young Personality and the Little Truth. Sofia: Narodna Mladezh Publishing House, 1984
Privileged Perspectives (A Book I Almost Called "Sociology of Lifeless Man"). Sofia: R&
What Happened. An Account of Bulgaria's Transition 1984 – 2004. Co-authored by K. Stoychev. Sofia: Iztok-Zapad Publishing House, 2004
What Happened. An Account of Bulgaria's Transition and a Little Afterwards. Co-authored by K. Stoychev. Sofia: Trud Publishing House, 2008
Porshnev, B. Of Origins of Human History [original Russian title: O nachale chelovecheskoy istorii] (from Russian). Sofia: Nauka i izkustvo Publishing House, 1983; Sofia: Iztok-Zapad Publishing House, 2002.
Bagaturiya, G., Vygodski, V. Karl Marx's Economic Legacy: History, Contents, Methodology [original Russian title: Ikonomicheskoe nasledie Karla Marksa: Istoriya, soderzhanie, metodologiya] (from Russian). Sofia: Nauka i izkustvo Publishing House, 1985
Mamardashvili, M. Introduction to Philosophy [original Russian title: Vvedenie v filosofiyu] (from Russian) In: Mamardashvili, M. Selected Works. Classical and Non-Classical Rationality. Vol. 1. Sofia: Iztok-Zapad Publishing House, 2004.
"The ‘Research-Exposition' Opposition and Everyday Life as a Mediating Instance" In: Sotsiologicheski pregled [Sociological Review], special issue, 1984
"The Problem of Social Indicators Also Has a Non-Classical Formulation", co-authored by K. Stoychev, G. Dimitrov, et al. In: Sotsiologicheski problemi [Sociological Problems], 3/1984
"'Machine' as a Socially Valid Mediator" In: Sotsiologicheski pregled [Sociological Review], 5/1988
"Artefactual Analysis" In: Mladezh I obshtestvo [Youth and Society], 3-4/1989
"The Second Network" In: Bundzhulov, A. (ed.). Brodie's Report. Sofia: Institut za sotsialna kritika, 1992
"Everyday Life and Crisis (Phenomenology and Critical Theory) In: Kritika I humanizam [Critique and Humanism], No. 5/1994 and No. 6/1998
"Genesis, Mutation and Degeneration of Second Networks" In: Sotsiologicheski problemi [Sociological Problems], 1-2/2003
"Hegel's Objective Logic, Marx and the Theory of Mediators" In: Kritika I humanizam [Critique and Humanism], 34, 4/2010
"Second Networks, Communist Project and Thereafter" In: Sotsiologicheski problemi [Sociological Problems], 3-4/2011
"The Three Times (About the Most Fundamental Illusion)" In: A collection of papers on the occasion of the 60th birthday of Deyan Deyanov, 2015
Participation in Scientific Forums
"Hegel's Methods in Capital". International Conference "Reading Capital, Re-Writing Capital", 6-7 April 2008, Plovdiv.
"Hegel's Objective Logic, Marx and the Theory of Mediators". International Conference "Critical Theory and the Short 21st Century", 4-6 March 2010, Plovdiv.
"Second Networks, Communist Project and Thereafter". International Conference "Subjectivization and Ideological Interpellation", 29 May and 11 June 2011, Sofia.