“It’s a pity that we recognize losses only long after”
This memorial article is devoted to the description of the life, research and pedagogical work of the schola and ethnologist Rif Ismagilovich Yakupov, who died prematurely, made a significant contribution to the study of theoretical issues of the ethnos theory, solving the problems of the formation and historical development of tepars, studying archival affairs in the Republic of Bashkortostan and other urgent problems of modern ethnological science.
Keywords: Rif Ismagilovich Yakupov, scientist, ethnologist, teacher, ethnos theory, teptyari.
For citation: Migranova E.V. “It’s a pity that we recognize losses only long after”. Istoricheskaya etnologiya – Historical Ethnology, 2019, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 386–398. DOI: 10.22378/he.2019-4-2.386-398
About the author: Elza V. Migranova is a Candidate of Science (History), Senior Researcher Fellow of the Department of Ethnology, Order of the Badge of Honour Ins¬titute of history, language and literature – Subdivision of the Ufa Federal Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences (71, Prospect of October, Ufa 450054, Russian Federation); email@example.com