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Erik Erikson — was a developmental psychologist and psychoanalyst whose theory presaged Ego Psychology and Interpersonal theories of psychology as well. Erikson emphasized the interaction between the individual and society, placing great importance on the positive influence that religious and cultural values exert on individual development. Religion and its associated rituals provide a pattern, goal, and ideal for the individual life cycle.
Identity: Youth and Crisis
But where did this idea originate? Why do people experience this kind of personal crisis? Is it something confined to the teenage years? If you are unsure of your role in life or you feel like you don't know the 'real you,' you may be experiencing an identity crisis. The concept originates in the work of developmental psychologist Erik Erikson, who believed that the formation of identity was one of the most important parts of a person's life. While developing a sense of identity is an important part of the teenage years, Erikson did not believe that the formation and growth of identity were just confined to adolescence.
Prior to searching for a specific psychoanalytic concept, you may first want to review PEP Consolidated Psychoanalytic Glossary edited by Levinson. You can access it directly by clicking here. Identity, Youth and Crisis. Erik H. Erikson New York: W. Norton,
The large body of literature on adolescent identity formation, pre-dating and found largely outside the main body of positive youth development PYD literature, shows that identity formation remains a key process for adolescent well-being. This paper revisits the critical adolescent task of identity formation proposed by Erikson and outlines an alignment of identity formation with adolescent thriving and PYD. By highlighting the congruency of identity formation and PYD the paper considers the role that youth development programs can play in assisting the process of identity formation in adolescents. Practical program implications for facilitating identity formation are presented. Alsaker, F. Self-concept, self-esteem, and identity. Goossens Eds.
Are you questioning who you are? Maybe what your purpose is, or what your values are? If so, you may be going through what some call an identity crisis. He introduced the ideas of adolescent identity crises as well as midlife crises , believing that personalities developed by resolving crises in life. This can often occur due to big changes or stressors in life, or due to factors such as age or advancement from a certain stage for example, school, work , or childhood.
Erikson, Erik H.
Erik Erikson stands as the most renowned psychologist of child and adolescent development of the twentieth century. His theory of eight psychosocial stages of human development provides a framework for understanding both the physical and psychological needs of humans as well as the social factors that contribute to personality development. Karla was not married to Erikson's Father, and she raised Erik as a single parent for 3 years in Buehl, Germany [ 13 ].
Check out these links for more information on Erik Erikson and his theory ofpsychosocial development. Links are to local files. Allan Clifton's Erikson Notes. Explores the relationship between the theories of Erikson and Freud.
Вот где кольцо! - подумал. - В сумке. - и улыбнулся, едва сохраняя спокойствие. - Ты сочтешь это сумасшествием, - сказал Беккер, - но мне кажется, что у тебя есть кое-что, что мне очень .
Глаза его расширились. Это явно не было составной частью плана. - У них там прямо-таки дискотека! - пролопотал Бринкерхофф.
Я пришел, чтобы убедиться, что с вами все в порядке. Внезапно в гимнастическом зале, превращенном в больничную палату, повисла тишина. Старик внимательно разглядывал подозрительного посетителя. Беккер перешел чуть ли не на шепот: - Я здесь, чтобы узнать, не нужно ли вам чего-нибудь. - Скажем, принести пару таблеток валиума. Наконец канадец опомнился. - Из консульства? - Его тон заметно смягчился.