The relevance of this article is to study such a socio-psychological phenomenon as active internet users. Today we see that online communication's social practice has become a continuation of life as such, in all its dimensions and modalities. The purpose of the research is to study the modern Russian internet space and identify internet resource users' main socio-psychological features. As a research method, authors used a questionnaire survey to collect preliminary information, which allows them to identify the relationship between the use of internet resources and the development of certain socio-psychological traits of active users of internet resources. The article considers behavioral practices, worldview, social activity in groups with different levels of involvement in the online space, differences between active internet users and people who are not involved in the online space.

Biografia do Autor

Valentin V. Matvienko , Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

PhD in Philology, Associate Professor of the Department of Theory and History of Journalism, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University), Moscow, Russia. 

Liya V. Faleeva , Vyatka State University

Doctor of Education, Associate Professor of the Department of State and Municipal Administration, Vyatka State University, Kirov, Russia. 

Anna M. Yudina , Vladimir State University

PhD in Education, Associate Professor of the Department of General and Pedagogical Psychology, Vladimir State University named after Alexander Grigoryevich and Nikolay Grigoryevich Stoletov, Vladimir, Russia. 

Anastasia P. Lopanova , Orenburg State University

PhD in Education, Lecture of the Law Faculty, Orenburg State University, Orenburg, Russia. 

Natalia N. Uvarova, Gzhel State University

PhD in Education, Associate Professor of the Department of Psychology and Education, Gzhel State University, Elektroizolyator, Russia. 

Olga S. Polunina , Russian State Social University

PhD in History, Associate Professor of the Department of Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations, Russian State Social University, Moscow, Russia. 

Parizod A. Gafurova , Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University)

Postgraduate Student of the Department of Theory and History of Journalism, Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (RUDN University), Moscow, Russia. 


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