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Experimental Psychology (Russia)

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

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Features of Volitional Regulation of Kabardians, Komi, Tuvinians and Russians 716


Shlyapnikov V.N.
PhD in Psychology, Head of the Department of Personality and Individual Differences, Moscow Institute of Psychoanalysis, Moscow, Russia

The results of comparative study of the characteristics of volitional regulation among representatives of Kabardians, Komi, Russians and Tuvans are presented. A total of 100 representatives of peoples were surveyed: Kabandis living in the city of Nalchik; Komi living in Syktyvkar; Russians living in Moscow; Tuvans living in Kyzyl. To diagnose the individual characteristics of volitional regulation of the respondents, the following methods were used: “Action-control scale” by Yu. Kuhl, “Questionnaire for revealing the expression of self-control in the emotional sphere, activity and behavior”, self-appraisals of volitional qualities.It is revealed that the compared groups differ significantly in all measured indicators: the highest values are observed in the group of Tuvans, followed by Kabardians, Komi, the lowest values are observed in the group of Russians. The obtained results confirm the hypothesis about the presence of differences in the indices of volitional regulation among representatives of the compared ethnic groups.

Keywords: volition, will, volitional regulation, self-control, self-regulation, volitional qualities, cross-cultural approach, ethnos, Komi, Russian, Kabardians, Tuvinians

Column: Social Psychology


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This work was supported by Russian Science Foundation (project № 17-78-20226).

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