The chronology of the events of the con. XX – beg. XXI centuries, formed the modern global information society. The review of international high-level agreements, as well as Russian documents aimed at the development of information technologies and their application in all spheres of life (state and municipal management, banks, health care, education, transport, etc.) is given.
Analyze the interrelationship and interdependencies of the information society and national sovereignty. It`s shown that relevance of the question due to the informatization of society, the emergence of complex new threats related to information security of the state, interconnection of information society and national sovereignty.
The analysis of modern ideas about the role of culture in the development of modern society and addressing the issues of ensuring national and global security. Shows the structure of these problems and their humanitarian basis, due to the cultural crisis in the West. The key problem of this crisis is egocentric worldview of a person, which determines his attitude to nature, to yourself and to others. This worldview is dominant today in many countries.
Fast development of digital reality puts a question to mankind about its future progress now. We consider the project of technological future proposed by experts of the World Economic Forum and its alternative. Special attention is paid to information wars, reflexive technologies of social process control and Russian project of situation centers net. Analysis of development trends, risks and perspectives is made from point of view of postnonclassical science rationality, theory of reflexion control and synergetics.
Social security is considered as the most important component of the national security of a social state. Her threats, regularities and trends in the dynamics of social stability, the principles of preserving social partnership, and key areas of preserving social security in Russia are listed. It is analyzed what is commonly understood as a “social state”, and how this category is related to the notion of “social security”. The indicators of the state of social security are being investigated. The social doctrine of the Russian Federation is seen as an instrument for ensuring social security.