Management and Personnel:
psychology of management, socionics and sociology
- journal issue 5/08

  • N 5 (65)

  • May

  • 2008


Management Tools

Oudalova Ye.A.

Socionics in work with the personnel, or that shows MBTI

The socionic methods for work with the personnel are described. The socionic inspection of workers gives the reliable result, confirmed by practice, which allows to optimum utilize the personnel of firm for implementation of project of leader.
Key words: socionics, psychology, information structure of the personality, management, selection of personnel, psychological compatibility, business compatibility.

Stukas V.A.

Maslow's hierarchy of needs, information-metabolic model and concept of self-transcendence by V.Frankl

In the article is conducted a parallel between A.Maslow's motivational concept and informatively-metabolic model of psyche of human. It is put forward the assumption of close connection between basic properties of the personality and being needs ("B-needs") allocated by A.Maslow. On that basis the concepts of ("B-needs") and "personality needs" would be separated out. The "B-needs"-characteristics of types of information metabolism are offered.
Key words: humanistic psychology, motivation, basic needs, hierarchy of needs, motivation level, motivational pyramid, basic properties of the personality, socionic model, type of information metabolism (TIM), psychical function (PF), information aspect, being needs ("B-needs"), metaneeds, personal needs, personality sense, self-transcendence.

Socionics and Typewatching

Bukalov A.V.

The American statistics of psychological types under MBTI and its mistakes

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.

Business Etiquette

Yanovsky A.M.

On difference between Ukrainian and American business cultures

The article describes typical behavior of Ukrainian, Russian and American business people formed by different business cultures.
Key words: business culture, business etiquette.

Socionics Methods

Prokofieva T.N., Oudalova Ye.A.

Geometry of Intertype Relationships

Several peculiarities of intertype relationships are explained with the help of geometric representation (3-dimensional cube) of the Model A of socionic type.
Key words: socionics, Model A, intertype relationships, informational metabolism type.

Churyumov S.I.

Philosophy and Methodology of Socionics

A new scientific paradigm related to the further broadening of the notions of "information" and "informational interaction" lies in the basis of socionics. Different informational aspects within the scope of the model of informational interaction between objects and subjects are considered. The author suggests a new notion of socionics as a science that investigates fundamental object - socion - and socionic structure of the society.
Key words: socionics, scientific paradigm, theory of informational metabolism, informational aspects, socionic structure of the socium.

Shulman G.A.

Sixteen Sixteenths

Sources of Aushra Augustinavichiute's Socionics, primary concepts of the informational metabolism typology, structure of psyche of the socionic types, its components, elements of relationship typology, psychological portraits of the types, and rules of survival.
Key words: Socionics, personality psychology, psychological types, psyche functions, psyche structure, informational flow aspects, extroversion, introversion, rationality (judgment), irrationality (perception), thinking (logic), feeling (ethic), sensation, intuition, structure of the psyche according to Jung's model, intertype relationships, structure of intertype relationships, psyche informational model.


Reinin G.R.

About perception of the world

The level of psycho-technical culture of a man is determined by the ability to comprehend the imaginary character of his or her perception and the aptitude to control and willingly change the picture of the outer world. Professionalism in mastering his individual consciousness like a tool can provide one with immunity against any pathogenic system of beliefs, fanaticism and sectarianism.
Key words: psychology of perception, consciousness, pathogenic system of beliefs.