Psychological Features Of Personality Development In An Ethnic Culture Environment


The paper analyzes personality development in conditions of social and cultural environment. It is noted, that a central factor in ethnic and cultural development of a person is acquiring methods of communication and interaction with the world formed during acquisition of cultural experience and based upon mastering a set of cultural means of one's people. It has being emphasized that the process of personality development depends on specific historic conditions, as well as on belonging to a certain ethnic group, as the most important condition for formation and development of humane qualities in a human are social experience and social environment The following key categories of traditional Chechen and Karachay cultures were analyzed as they define intellectual, emotional, will-based and spiritual development of personality: khetam (consciousness), kh'ek'al (mind), adamalla (humaneness), nokhchalla (Chechen essence), k'onakhalla (courage), sobar (patience), do'nalla (will), tabig'at (nature), oyun (game), sez (word), din (religion). A conclusion is drawn that personal socialization is an integral continuous process accompanying a person through their life; through all the stages of socialization, social and cultural context is important and human development is impossible outside of native culture. Ethnic cultural values have been identified that facilitate development of a moral person capable of adequate perception of the multicultural world, while inter-cultural and inter-ethnic interactions typical of Russian society shall take into account ethnic specifics of various peoples inhabiting Russia.

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Muskhanova, I. V., Batchaeva, K. K., & Khouzu, E. M. (2021). Psychological Features Of Personality Development In An Ethnic Culture Environment. In D. K. Bataev, S. A. Gapurov, A. D. Osmaev, V. K. Akaev, L. M. Idigova, M. R. Ovhadov, A. R. Salgiriev, & M. M. Betilmerzaeva (Eds.), Social and Cultural Transformations in The Context of Modern Globalism, vol 117. European Proceedings of Social and Behavioural Sciences (pp. 2367-2372). European Publisher.