The rational employment of workers in a particular field of activity
For efficient use of personnel it is important to consider the combination of socionic scales and mental functions. There are described the optimum profiles of managers for various activities.
Keywords: types, management, rationality, irrationality, logic, ethics, intuition, sensation, extroversion, introversion, socionics.
Professional implementation and personality development
On numerous practical examples are shown the methods and techniques for realization by person the benefits of his own type of informational metabolism in a particular professional field. Knowledge of its type makes it easier career guidance and requalification where necessary and improves occupational success.
Keywords: management, socionics, socionic type, dimension of psychical function, choice of profession, personal fulfillment and professional success.
Psychological Practical Training
Results of Leonhard-Schmischek questionnaire
The article presents results obtained by factor analysis of materials of testing of a great number of people by the Leonhard-Schmischek Test determining accentuations according to C.Leonhard. The article also contains comparison of psychical parameters and factors revealed in this research with similar psychological parameters. Four dichotomous factors and eight psychological parameters have been discovered; they correspond to the eight types (or psychical functions) described in C.G.Jung's “Psychological Types” and in A.Augustinavichiute’s works. The main value of this article is the practical confirmation of the Jung-Augustinavichiute’s typology.
Keywords: socionics, typology, survey, test, factor analysis, accentuation, psychology.
Informational Structure of Society
The evolution of the society and the quadral succession law
A law of historical evolution of society as a psycho-informational system is formulated. This law is called Quadral Succession Law, where quadra is a specific group of informational metabolism types. Dynamics of society is described in terms of this law. It is demonstrated that such regularities are possible to trace back at various time spans and make together a hierarchical evolutional structure: from small workgroups up to nations.
Keywords: socionics, evolution of society, quadral succession law, sociology, social psychology, informational metabolism type, informational model of psyche.
Knowledge and informational metabolism
The concept of informational metabolism is considered. The role of the system of informational metabolism functions described by the Model A in information processing and reflection of their working on the psychological level of human perception are analyzed.
Keywords: socionics, psychology, feelings, emotions, informational metabolism, knowledge, meaning, informational model of psyche, functions of informational metabolism.
Socionics and mathematical models
The article makes an attempt to ground a categorical-topological model of the Socion and presents first re-sults of logical-mathematical and descriptive investigation of this model.
Keywords: socionics, model, the Socion, category.
Variants of interpretations of informational model of psyche
Different forms of representations and descriptions of functioning of the socionic psyche model (A-Model, or Model A) are analyzed. Availability of multiple variations in the work of model and its extensions' inter-pretation is shown.
Keywords: socionics, psyche model, psychic functions, informational metabolism, information transfer.