Educational Acmeology. Developmental Psychology
ISSN 2304-9790 (Print)
ISSN 2541-9013 (Online)


Adaptation Readiness of Personality to Situations of Social Changes

The article presents the results of theoretical and empiric research of adaptation readiness of personality. It has been shown that adaptation readiness is not only the result of difficult cooperation between external and internal factors but also an integral effect of multi-level integration of regulatory systems (subsystems) of personality.

Phenomenon of «Acme»

Dedicated ambiguous aspects of the relationship between the individual (in situations of success, occupational referred to as «Acme») and the environment, relationships, avoiding discussion of sequential study in publications typical of acmeology. Considered important for understanding the phenomenon of «Acme» his «measurements» (temporary, ethical, methodological).

Acmeological Approach to Analysis of Achievements of University Teachers Professional Activity

The article demonstrates the possibility of investigating professional achievements of teachers of foreign languages of military university in their pedagogical activity by studying the results of their scientific activity by means of content-analysis method. As empiric materials 92 scientific publications of 49 teachers with the term of service from 3 to 48 years have been used. The authors considered the depend- ence of the text of publications on teachers' personality and their teaching peculiarities. By means of theoretical acmeological model (A. A.

Specifics of Teenagers’ Social Success Formation

The article presents theoretical analytical data regarding the problem of teenagers’ social success formation. Social success is a precondition and consequence of social interaction. It indicates the ability of a person to realize him/herself in a society as a socially functional subject, determine his/her own goals, and achieve them. The study cleares up the specifics of teenagers’ social success formation based on the combination of factors: configuration of values and needs of a teenager; “We” – concept, intra-group position of a schoolchild.

Universal and Culture-Specific Peculiarities of Interconnection Between Social Activity and Personal Subjective Well-Being

The article presents empirical research materials devoted to universal and culture-specific peculiarities of interconnection between social activity and personal subjective well-being. The study was performed on the selected sample is proportional to the representatives of Russian and Tatar youth (Russian and Tatar students of Saratov State University and Tatar students of Nizhnekamsk Branch of Mosciw Humanitarian-Economic Institute of the Republic of Tatarstan; n = 120, males and females, aged 18–20 y.o.).

Life Values and Social-Psychological Orientations at Various Stages of Lawyers’ Professional Socialization

The article presents research results that demonstrate correlation between life values and social-psychological orientations at various stages of lawyers’ professional socialization (n = 258). Authors of the study used the following methods in the course of their investigation: “Morphological test of life values” by V. F. Sopov and L. V. Karpushina, “Diagnostic technique for social and psychological orientations of a personality in motivational and need-related spheres” by O. F. Potemkina (original questionnaire), and methods of mathematical statistics.

Confidence In Social World As Acmeological Basis of Tolerant Mentality Formation Of University Students

The article presents an acmeological approach to research the pro­cess of tolerant mentality formation of University students. Based on the comparison criteria of an acmeological maturity of personality and a formation of tolerant personality it concludes a meaningful proximity of these characteristics. According to the analysis of the research the leading role of confidence in a social world as the basis of tolerant mentality formation of personality and one of the basic conditions de­fining level of acmeological maturity of personality is defined.

Social and Cultural Conditions and Factors of Variative Educational Work in Situation of Education Standardization

The article proves that social and cultural conditions and factors influence the teacher’s choice of his or her professional roles. The author points out the necessity to differentiate between the teacher’s and the supervising teacher’s role. Basic problems of pedagogical system in educational organization have been revealed. Author comes to a conclusion that combination of internal and external factors brings social and cultural communities in educational organizations. Its Ways is determined by the community specific features.

Personal Ethnic and Civil Identity in Representatives of Various Ethnic Groups

The article presents the results of theoretic and empirical investigations of ethnic and civil identity in representatives of various ethnic groups. The study was carried out on the proportionately selected sample consisting of representatives of the Russian, Kazakh, and Armenian ethnic groups from the city of Saratov, Saratov region (n = 32, males and females; aged 16–17). Application of the psychodiagnostic toolset: «Who am I?» questionnaire by Manfred Kuhn and Thomas McPartland, «Who are we?» questionnaire by V. A. Yadov, «Types of ethnic identity» by G. U.

Concept Apparatus in Psychology of Personality’s Adaptation

The article discusses contents of the key concepts used in modern psychological research of personality adaptation. The author suggests that we define psychological adaptation as a developing process and a result of balanced and dynamic correlation between the requirements (capabilities) of environment and capabilities (requirements) of personality. The article throws light on correlation between categories of adaptation and interaction. Psychological adaptation is happens in a form of active interaction with the environment.