Positive psychology as a counterweight to youth economic deprivation

Hovorun, Tamara V., Kaur, Kulpreet, Ryk, Hanna, Lomak, Olha and Kikinezhdi, Oksana (2021) Positive psychology as a counterweight to youth economic deprivation. In: 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Futures: Environmental, Technological, Social and Economic Matters, ICSF 2021, 19-21 May,2021, Kryvyi Rih.

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The article deals with the topical problem of economic deprivation of young women and men and alternatives for overcoming it through the introduction of the psycho-correctional practices of positive psychology. The subject of the study is to find out the gender symmetry or its violation in the position of the subjectivity of genders in the choice of life activity strategy. The conceptual model of positive psychology and its components as the indicators of the psychological state of young women and men in personal and professional self-determination are presented. The social and psychological factors that determine the satisfaction of the youth with the choice of a job and its content, the ability to direct and adjust the requests and motivations of young women and men in searching for a more successful professional and social status have been substantiated. It has been found out that overcoming gender inequality in social and economic gender expectations, and a sense of economic deprivation of the youth is possible by internalizing the basic principles of personality self-determination through learning, and involvement in positive psychology. Egalitarian orientations concerning the importance of receiving professional education and developing adequate personality qualities are important for youth but especially for young women's internal subjective well-being experience. Satisfaction with social environment and confidence in the coming day the most common international concepts of economic happiness for group youth psychology.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Social Sciences > Social Sciences (General)
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 28 Jul 2023 10:09
Last Modified: 28 Jul 2023 10:09
Official URL: https://www.e3s-conferences.org/articles/e3sconf/a...
URI: https://pure.jgu.edu.in/id/eprint/6414


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