ENVIRONMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY: HISTORY OF DEVELOPMENT AND CURRENT STATE OF AFFAIRS
Olga Arturovna Braun – Candidate of Science (Psychology), Associate Professor of the Department of Social Psychology and Psychosocial Technologies at Kemerovo State University.
In the article an attempt to consider the history of the development of environment psychology qua branch of psychology is made. A brief review of some of the most significant approaches of the XX century is submitted. The main directions of research typical of the present stage are analyzed. The ratio of the concepts "ecological psychology" and "environment psychology" is considered.
environment psychology, ecological psychology, environment, perception of the environment, spatial knowledge, spatial behavior, environmental identity.