Culture in Psychology: Perennial Problems and the Contemporary Methodological Crisis

  title={Culture in Psychology: Perennial Problems and the Contemporary Methodological Crisis},
  author={Irina A. Mironenko and Pavel S. Sorokin},
  journal={Psychology in Russia},
IntroductionIncreasing dissatisfaction since the turn of the century with the methods and the corresponding theoretical thinking in psychology can be observed in international science (for example, Adair & Vohra, 2003; Essex & Smythe, 1999; Goertzen, 2008; Grace, 2001; Koltsova, 2007; Mazilov, 2006; Michell, 2003; Mironenko, 2007, 2008; Schwarz, 2009; Toomela, 2007; Valsiner, 2010; Yurevich, 1999, 2005; Zhdan, 2007; Zittoun, Gillespie, & Cornish, 2009).Common complaints about mainstream… 
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