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Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (online): 2222-5196

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/psylaw

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HIV-infection and the HIV-infected: peculiarities of social perceptions in two age groups 1189

Abrosimova T.V.
Municipal general educational establishment lycée 18, Orel, Russia

Bovina I.B.
Doctor of Psychology, Associate Professor, Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, Moscow, Russia
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9497-6199
e-mail: innabovina@yandex.ru

Panova T.B.
psychologist, individual counseling, Moscow, Russia

Malysheva N.G.
PhD in Psychology, Associate Professor, Deputy Head in Charge of Scientific Work of the Department of Social Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
e-mail: tasha.malysheva@gmail.com

Abstract
The contribution examines the problem of HIV-infection and the HIV-infected from the position of the social perceptions theory. It discusses the specifics of development of the disease’s epidemic in Russia in comparison with the majority of western countries where the main part of works in social sciences was carried out, in particular - in social psychology. It also proposes an analysis of perceptions of HIV and the HIV-infected in two age groups which was made in within the framework of structural approach of social perceptions theory (which presumes identification of a central core and periphery in the structure of perception). The center of attention is the protective function of social perceptions in two age groups which belong to one target audience of prophylactic and preventive programs in the field of HIV-infection. 141 respondents aged from 14 to 18 and from 36 to 48 participated in the research. The results are discussed from the positions of the social perceptions theory. The prospects of further research of the problem are specified.

Keywords: social perceptions, structure of social perceptions, HIV, “not me” - “others”, symbolic defense.

Column: Forensic and Clinical Psychology in Legal Context

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