Release:2016, Vol. 2. №2
About the author:Gennady F. Shafranov-Kutsev, Academician of the Russian Academy of Education, Dr. Sci. (Philos.), Research Advisor of University of Tyumen; email@example.com
Competition and rivalry between people can be regarded as a universal principle practically in every sphere of human activity. Nowadays this category is monopolized by the economics that tackles it exclusively as a necessary attribute of the market engine. Yet, however, competition should be comprehended in a considerably wider sense — sociological.
Competition potential and its advantages result in a number of social factors. Among them education, professional in particular, including the system of further professional education (FPE), is of essential importance.