Socionics Methods in Management
Descriptions of socionic types and recommendations to perfection of personality
On the basis of information model of psyche taking into account signs of functions, the basic features of socionic types of the person are described. Recommendations on perfection of the personality are given.
Key words: socionic type of the person, intuition, logic, sensorics, ethics, extravertion, intravertion, rationality, irrationality, personal growth.
Churyumov S.I., Vakulenko I.N.
Expert Evaluation in Determining of Personality Type
Peculiarities of determining a person's informational metabolism type by a group of experts are analyzed; working style of such a group is discussed.
Key words: socionics, psychology, personality type, expert group, tests.
Reinin Theory of Traits
15 traits characteristic for types of informational metabolism and necessary for the detailed types description are described. Consideration is given to the problem of developing a test based on the above traits.
Key words: socionics, psychological types, types of informational metabolism, Jung scale, Reinin traits.
Typewatching and Socionics
Extending Model of Psyche
The extension of information model of mentality (Model A) is proposed, regularities of functioning of the extended model are considered.
Key words: socionics, personality type, informational model of psyche, aspects of information processing.
Problems of the American Statistical Data of Personality Types according to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
The article represents analysis of statistical data acquired by testing in the US according to Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). It is demonstrated that application of MBTI results in significant systematic mistakes in determining diades (dual pairs, i.e. the pairs of complementary types). D.Keirsey's advices concerning compatibility of partners are criticized from the socionic viewpoint. Analysis of American statistical data of marriages between different types has confirmed the socionic viewpoint.
Key words: type theory, socionics, MBTI, statistical data, diade, quadra, compatibility.
The Criterion Extroversion/Introversion
The Extroverted and the Introverted ways of thinking and behavior of the socionics type are considered.
Key words: socionics, extroversion, introversion, socionics type, the dual relationship.
Socionics in nursery
Children and Colour
Interrelations are shown between certain colour predilections and dominating informational metabolism functions among children.
Key words: socionics, colouristics, colour, type of informational metabolism, socionic functions.
Psychological Practical Training
Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication
Languages, ways and levels of human communication are described, both verbal and non-verbal. Correlation between preferred methods, levels and languages of communication, on the one hand, and socionic traits of personality, on the other, is considered.
Key words: communication, personality type, psychology, socionics.