1998'4, p.54
Shtrooh V. A.
Defense mechanisms: From individual toward group

It is necessary to consider the phenomenon of psychological defense not only on individual, interpersonal level, but on group level of scientific analysis. The origin and development of the notions concerning personal defense mechanisms and their typology are presented and supplemented with the comprehension of the concept as applied to group. The latter is presented as a subject of psychological defense and its tendencies are connected to group dynamics.