Issues of defining methodological principles that should govern the study of spiritual states and personal traits are considered. Various scientific paradigms and principles that consider different ways of personal development are analyzed.
Keywords: methodology; the methodological principles of the scientific research in psychology; spiritual development; personal development; gnoseology; culturalism; theologism; naturalism; social and morphological studies; anthropological approach; the principle of subjectivity;
Khachatryan N.G., Aguzumtsyan R.V. (2011). Methodological premises of studying spirituality.National Psychological Journal,1(5), 14-18