Ekimchik OA. The cognitive and emotional components of love in people of different ages, 2009
Moscow: Institute of Psychology RAS. Abstract of dissertation for the degree of candidate of psychological sciences in the specialty 19.00.13 - developmental psychology, acmeology (psychological sciences). Supervisor: Doctor of Psychology, Professor Kryukova Tatiana Leonidovna.
Object: love as an age-psychological phenomenon.
Subject: cognitive-behavioral and emotional-behavioral components of love and their factors in adolescence and adulthood.
Objective: to correlate the features of the manifestation of cognitive-behavioral and emotional-behavioral components of the phenomenon of love in people of different sex, age and marital status.
General hypothesis: the cognitive and emotional components of the feeling of love are closely related, with the emotional component determining the cognitive. Both components are determined by the action of a number of factors, in particular, by age, gender and marital status of a person.
The current state of the problem of love in the scientific literature. Love as an interdisciplinary problem.
Love and affection as a psychological phenomenon. Love in adolescence and adulthood. Overview of modern studies of the psychology of love in different periods of human life. Sex and gender aspects of love in people of different ages. An empirical study of the cognitive and emotional components of the feeling of love in people of youth and adulthood. The main stages, procedure and research methods. Adaptation of techniques for measuring adult romantic affection and styles of love. Presentation and discussion of the research results.