Issue 3/2005 of the “Socionics, Mentology and Personality Psychology” journal

  • N 3 (60)

  • May - June

  • 2005



Shlaina V.M.

Profound Potential of Relationships

Various manifestations of all the intertype relationships are described. The relationships are represented as a milieu where human personality develops along with inclinations and capabilities, character traits are formed, and its essential qualities manifest. Persistence of certain intertype relationships forms personality traits that manifest in its behavioral patterns, inclinations and strivings.
Key words: socionics, psychological traits, intertype relationships, personality development.

Polozov A.A.

Psychological Portraits of a Sports Club

Application of socionic methods for forming of sports clubs and sport teams is described. Each functional role is supposed to correspond to a specific socionic type.
Key words: socionics, personality psychology, C.Leonhard's accentuations, compatibility, sports club, forming of a team.

Meged' V.V.

Advices on Type Actualization

Specific advices on development of informational metabolism functions are proposed for each of the socionic types for the sake of actualization and harmonization of the personality type.
Key words: socionics, informational metabolism type, psychological traits, personality development.

Socionic Practical Training

Mironov V.V.

Learning Socionics Through Training

Training proves to be the most efficient compared to other ways of learning socionics. The article includes opinions of people who passed the socionic training. It is demonstrated that socionics is capable of solving a series of interpersonal problems and internal problems of personality.
Key words: socionics, personality growth training, psychology, interpersonal relations.

Analytical Psychology

Yelyashevich A.M., Lytov D.A.

Evolution of C.G.Jung's Views on Typology.

The article represents a brief survey of evolution of C.G.Jung's views on his theory of psychological types. What he used his typology for, and what he understood under certain terms - the article answers to some of questions of this kind, and proposes interested readers to continue researches in this direction.
Key words: analytical psychology, extraversion, feeling, introversion, intuition, irrationality, Jung, MBTI, model of psyche, psychological type, psychology, rationality, sensation, socionics, thinking, transcendental function, typology.


Shulman G.A.

The Genius' Error

It is supposed that A.Augustinavichiute's theory was already present in C.G.Jung's works in an embryonic form.
Key words: socionics, personality typology, C.G.Jung, A.Augustinavichiute.

Socionics in nursery

Ovcharov A.A.

Children and Color

The article considers color preferences of children belonging to different socionic types and peculiarities of their characters.
Key words: socionics, psychological type, children characters, color and character.


Pavlov D.O.

Name Matters

Based on ideas of semiotics and communication theory two classes of denotations applied in the socionics are described. They are systems of the formulas and the names. Further historical analysis allowed us to select the most widespread systems, whereupon their detailed analysis has been done, which results in the necessity of reevaluation of the problem of denominations in socionics.
Key words: socionics, socionic type, nomenclature, designation, formula, name, denotation, pseudonym, functional-role system, Myers-Briggs typology, semiotics, communication theory.