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Home News Vladimir Petrovich Zinchenko 10.08.1931 - 06.02.2014

Vladimir Petrovich Zinchenko 10.08.1931 - 06.02.2014

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Vladimir Petrovich Zinchenko
On February 6 2014 Vladimir Petrovich Zinchenko, a distinguished Russian psychologist, professor of UNESCO Chair Cultural-historical psychology of childhood, founder and chief editor of “Cultural-historical psychology” Journal, died at the age of 83.
The MSUPE administration, academic teaching staff and all the personnel bring their sincere condolences to the family of the deceased. 
Last Updated ( Monday, 10 February 2014 18:34 )  

Leontiev Alexei NikolaevichLeontiev Alexei Nikolaevich
05.02.1903 - 21.02.1979
Psychologist, founder and developer of Activity approach in psychology.
“Since 1996 … and to the last day of his life A.N. Leontiev was the permanent dean and Chairman of department of general psychology. As a matter of fact, the psychology department was created by him, and … there is no denying that he defined it’s scientific “face”. A.A. Leontiev