Educational Acmeology. Developmental Psychology

Izvestiya of Saratov University.

ISSN 2304-9790 (Print)
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Zobkov V. A. Meaningful Characteristics of a Person’s Attitude to Activity. Izvestiya of Saratov University. Educational Acmeology. Developmental Psychology, 2014, vol. 3, iss. 4, pp. 316-318. DOI: 10.18500/2304-9790-2014-3-4-316-318

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Meaningful Characteristics of a Person’s Attitude to Activity

Zobkov Valery A., Vladimir State University named after Alexander and Nikolay Stoletovs

The article touches upon the man’s attitude to activities as an ag­gregate of structural content «internal conditions» of an attitude to activities. It was shown that the motivation and self-esteem was domi­nant components of «internal conditions». The structural and content organisation of character qualities and personality traits depends on internal contents of the motivation and self-esteem. Motivation and self-esteem determine the form and the content of man’s relation to the activities, what allowed the author to use the phrase personality-attitude, self-esteem-attitude. These concepts have a content that characterizes the unity of the internal and external. The definition of a career collectivist and a personal prestigious motivation was given. This definition presents the attitude to activities and the productivity of activities depends on their contents. The self-esteem is considered as an internal control over actions. The variety of self-esteem was presented.


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