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Garmaeva T.V. The sociocultural and ethnopsychological determinations of emotional coding

Full text in Russian: Гармаева Т.В. Социокультурные и этнопсихологические детерминанты кодирования эмоций
Psychological Institute, Russian Academy of Education, Moscow, Russia

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The article represents sociocultural and ethnopsychological features and factors, which cause specificity of emotion’s coding, which is characterized as involuntary reaction and the arbitrary transformed reproduction of the emotions which are more often not experienced at this time. It is shown the role of the arbitrary expressional regulation and stereotypes of emotional behavior or reaction in the emotional socialization. Also is represented the question universality of emotional experience.

Keywords: communication, nonverbal cod, cultural norms, expression, stereotype of emotional behavior, socialization’s process, representation


The study was supported by the Russian Foundation for Humanities, project 07-06-00333а.


Cyrillic letters are transliterated according to BSI standards. The titles are given in author’s translation [in square brackets].

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Garmaeva Tatyana V. Ph.D., Psychological Institute, Russian Academy of Education, ul. Mokhovaya, 9, str. 4, 125009 Moscow, Russia.
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Garmaeva, T. V. (2009). The sociocultural and ethnopsychological determinations of emotional coding. Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 1(3). Retrieved from [in Russian, abstr. in English].

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Garmaeva T.V. The sociocultural and ethnopsychological determinations of emotional coding [Electronic resource] // Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya. 2009. N 1(3). URL: (date of access: [in Russian, abstr. in English]

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