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Tsvetkova I.V. The problem of studying the inner picture of health

Full text in Russian: Цветкова И.В. Проблема психологического изучения внутренней картины здоровья
Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

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Concepts of the inner picture of disease are discussed; structure and etiology of the inner picture of disease are analyzed. Particular attention is given to examination of the role of cultural stereotypes in the development of the inner picture of health within both normal and pathological development framework.

Keywords: health psychology, psychology of corporeality, the inner picture of health, representations of health, cultural stereotypes, cultural pathology


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Received 22 June 2011. Date of publication: 28 February 2012.

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Tsvetkova Irina V. Ph.D. Student, Department of Neuro- and Pathopsychology, Faculty of Psychology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, ul. Mokhovaya, 11, str. 9, 125009 Moscow, Russia.
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Tsvetkova I.V. The problem of studying the inner picture of health. Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 2012, No. 1(21), p. 11. (in Russian, abstr. in English).

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