Issue 6/2004 of the “Socionics, Mentology and Personality Psychology” journal

  • N 6 (57)

  • November - December

  • 2004


Personality Psychology

Donchenko Ye.A.


The Psycho-fractal is a primary partial psychical "armament" of an individual, a phenomenon inaccessible for the whole consciousness, but representing indivisible reality, which outlines a unique vector of an individual's life. The theory of relationships is considered in terms of the Psycho-fractal concept both on the psychical and social levels. Methods of detecting psycho-fractals are described.
Key words: socionics, psycho-fractal, personality psychology, Ego, psychical functions, human soul.


Meged V.V.

Energetic and Informational Mechanisms of Development of the Society in the Model M and the Model Method of Determining the Quantitative Distribution of Types in the Society

The socion is considered as a 16-component model. Roles of informational metabolism types in the social progress loops are described.
Key words: socionics, the informational model of socion, social progress loop, succession of quadras.

Afendik A.L.

Socionics as Social Cybernetics

Opportunities of a new approach to the forecasting of social and psychological climate in a group based on the factor model, which considers socionic intertype relationships, moral values and intellectual level of members of the group, are considered.
Key words: socionics, intertype relationships, moral values, intellectual level.


Boukhvalov D.W.

Lessons in Reading

The article represents critical overview of V.V.Gulenko's works.
Key words: binary opposition, evolution, passionarity, postmodernism, quadra, quadral value, romanticism, socionics.

Gulenko V.V.

Reading without Lessons

A comprehensive reply to D.Boukhvalov's critical article Lessons in Reading is given. Methodological principles of humanitarian socionics are formulated.
Key words: humanitarian socionics, group dynamics, quadra, Jung's criteria, extroversion, introversion, intuition, sensation.


Litvinenko I.Yu.

Diagnostics of Character Accentuations: Methodological Analysis

The Shmishek's psycho-diagnostic methodology of detecting character accentuation has been analyzed by means of the socionic methodology. It is concluded that the mentioned methodology will encounter problems in practical application because of its inconsistency from the viewpoint of theoretical and methodological requirements.
Key words: socionics, psycho-diagnostics, informational metabolism type (IMT), type of character accentuation (TCA), Jung's basis.


Kozin R.A.

Functions of Zones and Sections of the Cortex of Brain Hemispheres and the Theory of Functional Systems in Socionics

A hypothesis of correlation of the psy7chocal functions of informational metabolism with the activity of neural structures of the cortex of brain hemispheres is proposed.
Key words: socionics, psychical function, neural structures, brain.

Shulman G.A.

Editor's Notes

Typical mistakes and examples of linguistic negligence contained in articles submitted to Socionics, Mentology and Personality Psychology journal, are considered.
Key words: socionics, editor, mistake.


Shulman G.A.

The Female Look of Socionics

The article represents a foreword-review to T.Menshova's book "Unfinished Searches of a Whole Apple. Socionic Etudes" (Moscow, Chyornaya Belka Publishers, 2004. - 64 pages).
Key words: socionics, personality type, portrait.