STUDY OF PLANNING AS COGNITIVE FUNCTION IN MODERN PSYCHOLOGY
Psychological Institute of RAE, Moscow
The paper presents a theoretical overview of the main areas of research of planning in modern psychology. We considered the process of planning within the framework of behavior and problem solving as well as the relationship between the planning processes and the working memory and cognitive control. We sorted out and analyzed the main types of planning and methods for its investigation.
Keywords: executive/control functions, planning, structure of behavior, working memory, cognitive control.