The Structural and Functional Model
The structure of the socionic model of the informational metabolism type can be derived using the combinatory-dichotomic method. In course of this process, new traits and characteristics of the model may be found, which find their analogs in T.Parsons' structural functionalism, C.G.Jung's archetypes concept and other sociological and psychological concepts.
Key words: socionics, type model (model A), structural functionalism, function, dysfunction, homeostasis, adaptation.
The 'Illusionary Shift' and Other Shifts in a Long Isolated Small Group
The article considers examples of how a type of informational metabolism acquires psychological behavioral traits of another type being in the 'illusionary" relationship with the first one.
Key words: type of informational metabolism, illusionary relationship, supervision relationship, conflict relationship, communicative model.
Business Communication in Emotionally Tense Atmosphere
The article considers methods of prevention and solution of conflict situation in working collectives. Advices are given on prophylaxis of conflicts in business communication. Psychological problems that arise in course of working of employees of service organizations with customers are described.
Key words: management, conflictology, prophylaxis of conflicts, business contacts, psychological problems.
Methods of Socionics In Recruiting and Working with Personnel
Based on his practical researches, the author ascertains that the socionics as a tool of recruitment and personnel management has the right for existence and proves in some cases its high efficiency in solving issues of personnel policy.
Key words: socionics diagnostics, personnel management, recruiting, typological structure of collective.
Lytov D.A., Lytova M.F.
Once Again on the Socionic Diagnostics
The article considers basic principles of designing dynamic (self-teaching) tests as applied to socionics and main shortcomings of the previous static (author-dependent) tests. It is substantiated that testing is based on the same principles as other methods of psychological diagnostics, and the widespread belief that the methods dependent on the expert's personality (interview, observation etc.) should be more accurate is incorrect from the both methodological and practical viewpoints.
Key words: diagnostics, experiment, psychology, socionics, statistics, testing, variance.
Archetypical Model of Intellect in the Personality Typology
The relation of the atomic archetypical model of intellect with Luscher's and Keirsey's personality typologies is studied.
Key words: intellect model, personality typology, Luscher test.
A Model of Personal Traits of State Servicemen at Different Stages of Occupational Socialization
A model of stages of occupational socialization of state servicemen is proposed. Advices are given on using this model by state bodies and their personnel departments.
Key words: management, occupational socialization, state serviceman, personality.
On the Place of Typology in Psychology
Recognizing wide prevalence of the socionic typology and its successful practical application, the author carries out the comparative analysis between essential provisions of C.G.Jung's theory of psychological types and the modern approach of the socionic methods. A hypothesis is proposed on impossibility of identification of a "pure" informational metabolism type. Taking into account two ways of development (self-realization and adaptation), the strong and the weak functions of the person, the author examines a way of successful personal self-actualization.
Key words: socionic typology, the theory of psychological types, type of information metabolism, intertype relationships, criterion of distinctions, psychical functions, self-knowledge, self-development.
Peryazev N.A., Peryazeva Yu.V.
Types and Styles of Mathematical Thinking
Based on C.G.Jung's personality typology, 16 types of mathematical thinking are described, which in turn create 256 styles of mathematical thinking.
Key words: typology, personality psychology, socionics, type of mathematical thinking.
Aspects or Dichotomies: Two Systems of Coordinates
The roles of the concepts of informational aspects, on the one hand, and the binary scales introduced by C.Jung and G.Reinin, in the descriptions of socionic types is discussed.
Key words: socionics, personality type description, informational aspect, binary scales.
Description of the Intuitive-Ethical Extratim
The article presents detailed description of the intuitive-ethical extratim (IR (IEE)) based on the Model A.
Key words: type of informational metabolism, Model A, socionics, Ego, SuperEgo, Id, SuperId.
Nemirovsky A., Simonov Yu.
Description of Intertype Relationships
Description of socionic relationship between men and women is given.
Key words: intertype relationships, activation relationship, identity relationship, mirror-like relationship.