In contrast to the peasants, the urban man is deprived of an autonomous life support, and poverty (especially the threat of hunger) - a powerful control over his behavior means. This idea was already developed Malthus at the dawn of capitalism, and the impoverishment of the workers entered the political arsenal. But Malthusian West at the same time creating a massive support - a prosperous civil society, cohesive fear hungry. We have another, we just analogue of civil society (safe sovetskoebolshinstvo) eliminated, the mass of citizens simply paralyzed hardships of life. T.I.Zaslavskaya itself recognizes "the social needs of the population decline due to the gradual svykaniya poverty and the loss of hope for the restoration of the former standard of living."