Davydov, Oleg Borisovich – Post Graduate Student of the Department of Philosophy, Far Eastern State Transportation University (Khabarovsk).
Research of the transformation and contemporary state of the Far East regional identity. The paper accentuates the difficulties in researching the phenomenon of identity in the view of its multifacetedness. He analyses the crisis of identity among the population of Russia and the specific features of this phenomenon in the Far East. The author suggests possible ways out from this crisis based on the modern theories of identity.
Key words: identity, identification, national, regional, modern, globalization, crisis.