ERIC Number: EJ599924
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Patterns of Adolescent Identity Development: Review of Literature and Longitudinal Analysis.
Meeus, W.; Iedema, J.; Helsen, M.; Vollebergh, W.
Developmental Review, v19 n4 p419-61 Dec 1999
Reviewed theoretical claims of identity status model and empirical studies on identity development in adolescence/young adulthood. Found support for assumption of a progressive direction in identity development. Examined data from longitudinal study of identity development and psychological well-being in Dutch adolescents; found that stability of relational identity increased and slow development of identity resulted in lower level of well-being. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Netherlands