Health as an object of psychological research

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Abstract

The article reviews the problem whether the notion of health can be referred to one of the following categories of psychic phenomena: a process, a condition or a characteristic. The authors describe an approach to defining health in a chronological aspect

General Information

Journal rubric: History of Psychology

Article type: scientific article

For citation: Ivanova M.G., Portnova A.G. Health as an object of psychological research. Psikhologicheskaya nauka i obrazovanie = Psychological Science and Education, 2006. Vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 99–102. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)

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Information About the Authors

M. G. Ivanova, Moscow, Russia, e-mail: ivanova_mari@mail.ru

A. G. Portnova, PhD in Psychology, Russia, e-mail: portall@kemtel.ru