Ekimchik OA. 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, specialty 19.00.13 - developmental psychology, acmeology (psychological sciences). Scientific adviser: Doctor of Psychology, Professor Kryukova Tatyana 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 manifestations of cognitive-behavioral and emotional-behavioral components of the phenomenon of love in people of different sex, age, and family status.
General hypothesis: the cognitive and emotional components of a feeling of love are closely related, while the emotional component determines the cognitive. Both components are determined by the action of a number of factors, in particular, the 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. A review of modern research on the psychology of love in different periods of human life. Sexual and gender aspects of feelings of love in people of different ages. An empirical study of the cognitive and emotional components of feelings of love in adolescents and adults. The main stages, procedure and research methods. Adapting techniques for measuring adult romantic affection and styles of love. Presentation and discussion of research results.