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Psychology and Law

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (online): 2222-5196


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Research of psychological features of corruption criminals with the help of projective technique

Kroz M.V., Ph.D. in Psychology, leading researcher, Department of psychological support of Prosecutor's activity, Research University of the General Prosecutor's office of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia,
Ratinova N.A., Ph.D. in Psychology, leading researcher, Department of psychological support of Prosecutor's activity, Research Institute of the Academy of the General Prosecutor's office of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia,
The article presents the second part of the psychological study of the identity of corruption criminals. The results obtained by the projective method "color test of relations" in comparison with the data of survey methods presented earlier are presented. The theoretical basis of the study was the value-normative theory of the offender A. R. Ratinov, so the main attention was paid to the analysis of the value system of corrupt officials. Features of realized and unconscious valuable preferences of corruption criminals and law-abiding citizens were revealed, their comparison is carried out. The most and least significant values, defects of legal consciousness are defined.

Keywords: corruption criminals, personality, value orientations, sense of justice, color test of relations.

Column: Forensic and Clinical Psychology in Legal Context


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