Discontinuity and Continuity in the Periodical System of the Socion
The article considers peculiarities of G.A.Shulman's Periodical System of Socion and the ratio between discontinuity and continuity in this system.
Key words: socionics, the Socion, Periodical System of the Socion, personality type, discontinuity, continuity, rationality, irrationality.
Structure and Functioning of Human Psyche from the System Point of View
From positions of the theory of system construction socionical model information metabolism and functioning psyche of the person is considered.
Key words: socionics, theory of system, psychical functions, structure of functions, dimensionality of psychical functions, informational metabolism model.
Evolution and Involution: Processes of Birth and Death
Birth and death are considered as cyclical processes, which may be construed according to socionic laws. Providing that Grof's stages of birth correspond to the evolution law, then death, as a reverse process, may be described in terms of an involution law. Our research of shifted states of consciousness has confirmed that the unconscious creates complicated associations at the perinatal level, whose mythological essence corresponds to the law of quadral succession.
Key words: symbols, birth, death, consciousness, unconscious, initiation, perinatal matrices, quadras.
A Theory of a Psychological Complex
From the viewpoint of Adler's individual psychology inferiority complexes, neuroses and depressions are considered. Methods of self-treatment are described.
Key words: psychoanalysis, individual psychology, neurosis, depression, inferiority complex, self-treatment.
A Theory of Intertype Relationships
This is one of the classical works in socionics. The author proposed a theory of relationships between the information metabolism types. Detailed description of all the 14 kinds of the intertype relationships is given.
Key words: socionics, Jung's model, Ego, Superego, Id, Superid, psychological types, informational metabolism types, intertype relationships.
Informational Metabolism Functions and Neural Structures of the Cortex of Brain
A hypothesis is suggested on the correlation of the informational metabolism functions with the functioning of neural structures of human brain hemispheres.
Key words: socionics, psychical function, neural structures, brain.
The Female Face of Socionics
On the Type Sensory-Logical Introvert and Its Mission
The article presents reflections on the mission of the female side of the type sensory-logical introvert (SLI).
Key words: socionics, socionic type, mission.