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Tendency types of personality and peculiarities of students’ value orientations

A.M. Lesin, N.A. Fomina
80,00 Р


Natalya A. Fomina

Doctor of Psychology, Professor, Head of the Department of Personality Psychology, Special Psychology and Correctional Pedagogy of the Institute of Pedagogy, Psychology and Social Work



Alexander M. Lesin

Post-graduate student

Ryazan State University named for S.A. Yesenin 

Presented are basic tendencies of psychological personality of students, and also significance and realization by them of internal and external values are analyzed with reference to the problem of their intrapersonal conflict.

Key words: students, personality tendency, external and internal values, intrapersonal conflict of values. 


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