UNESCO Chair on the Cultural and Historical Psychology of Childhood

Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

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Сourses for PhD students

For several years department of cultural-historical psychology organizes courses for PhD students; these courses provide a unique possibility to discuss the ideas of one’s PhD dissertation and research with leading specialists in cultural-historical psychology.
The main objective of the study courses is propagation of ideas of cultural-historical psychology, aid in training specialists in psychology with profound theoretical and experimental knowledge and good orientation in contemporary interdisciplinary research performed in the framework of cultural-historical school of thought. These courses provide knowledge in history and methodology of psychology, development psychology, psychology of art, up-to-date trends, both Russian and foreign, of cultural-historical psychology.
The general topic which unites all courses is: “Theoretical and practical problems in cultural-historical psychology of today”
  1. Experimental methods of conceptual development of children in the system of cultural-historical psychology, Rubtsov V.V.
  2. Cultural-historical psychology as an instrument of psychological practice, Venger A.L.
  3. The strategy of transformative experiment in the general (genetic) psychology, Obukhova L.F.
  4. History of cross-cultural research in psychology and alternative projects of cultural-historical psychology, Mescheryakov B.G.
  5. Culture Historical Psychology of Art, Lubovsky D.V.
Courses are held in Russian. MSUPE PhD students and all interested in culture-historical psychology students, PhD students and scholars are invited.
Last Updated ( Thursday, 08 May 2014 11:28 )  

Zaporozhets Alexandr VladimirovichZaporozhets Alexandr Vladimirovich
30.08.1905 - 07.10.1981
Psychologist, area of research – development of actions. Student of L.S. Vygotsky.