Paraphrasing the classic, we can say that it is impossiblelive in a society and be free from its influence. What is adequacy, is comprehended only in comparison with other members of the society, with their perception and interpretation. If we do not fit into the established canons of behavior, we are considered either perverts, or sick people. So what is adequacy and how to understand this term?
In general, this is the "correspondence of the situation." For example, the greeting should be answered kindly, otherwise we will be deemed inadequate. The level and degree of manifestation of emotions also plays an important role in this regard. What is adequacy in understanding social psychology? This is the ability to observe the etiquette, the standards of behavior adopted in a given society, and to remain within the "normal" way of life. If you are fond of, for example, martial arts, but at work do not use the appropriate techniques to convince the interlocutor, and confine yourself to verbal formulations, then you remain relevant. How to understand if your behavior is within the "canon"? Observe others. Everything is known in comparison, because if the Papuans are greeted by rubbing their noses, this does not mean that this way of greeting will be acceptable at the meeting of shareholders of your company.
A peculiar test for the adequacy of a personIt is often used in the selection - filtration - of potential employees already at the first interview. After all, from the behavior of employees depends ultimately the image of the enterprise and even the brand. If the questions of the recruiter "Where do you prefer to eat lunch?", "How do you spend your free time?" you give detailed and detailed answers, describing all your culinary preferences and devoting the interlocutor to the smallest details, most likely, you will not pass the test for adequacy. How to understand,
Is it possible to assess the adequacy of our facilities,opinions, perceptions? Psychologists argue that the main criterion of whether they meet the "norm" - the achievement of the desired result, the goal. Of course, everyone has their own, as well as the ways of their implementation. And not necessarily our actions will coincide with someone's expectations. This is especially evident in personal relationships. If they lead to the achievement of the desired, we can assume that our installations are adequate.