Peculiarities of interests of teenagers occupying different social positions in the group
Psychological Institute RAE, Moscow
The article presents a study of identity of interests in adolescence and their differences depending on the social position occupied by a teenager. The differences in the expression of interest in the younger and older teens are considered. It is shown that teens, occupying different social positions in the group (leadership, medium status and low status), are characterized by differences in interests.
Keywords: adolescence, leadership, interests, social position, social status.