Shishlova E. E.

Social Psychology of Gender Identity Transformation

The author gives analysis of the problem of gender identity, reveals its meaning and urgency from positions of traditionalism and post– modernism. Transformation of gender identity is studied as the factor and mechanism of personality adaptation. The author also presents the results of the project research «Success in gender dimension conducted with the participation of the students and postgraduates of the MGIMO (University) of the MFA of Russia.