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Eccleston, Laura; Williams, James; Knowles, Sue; Soulsby, Laura – Emotional & Behavioural Difficulties, 2019
Seeking young people's perspectives is integral to delivering effective mental health care. This systematic review aimed to synthesise the qualitative research exploring the life experiences of young people diagnosed with ADHD. Four electronic databases (CINAHL, MEDLINE, PsycInfo and SCOPUS) were searched in February 2017 for peer-reviewed,…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Adolescent Attitudes, Experience
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Alexander, Patrick; Harris-Huemmert, Susan; McAlpine, Lynn – International Journal for Academic Development, 2014
In this paper, we explore the usefulness of three different approaches to facilitating reflexivity and a critical awareness of emerging academic identities for doctoral students. This paper stems from a longitudinal research project entitled "The Next Generation of Social Scientists", which was conducted across three research-intensive…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Research Universities, Graduate Students, Doctoral Programs
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Deaux, Kay; Burke, Peter – Social Psychology Quarterly, 2010
Sociology and psychology are no strangers in the theoretical world of self and identity. Early works by William James (1890), a psychologist, and George Herbert Mead (1934), a sociologist, are often taken as a starting point by investigators in both fields. In more recent years, with the development of a number of identity theories in both fields,…
Descriptors: Self Concept, Identification (Psychology), Sociology, Theories
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Kress, Jeffrey S. – Journal of Jewish Education, 2010
Jewish day schools offer many experiences meant to foster the Jewish development of students. However, these experiences are at risk of being disconnected from one another, complicating a comprehensive approach to addressing issues of identity. This article uses a constructivist approach to identity development to frame the challenges posed by…
Descriptors: Constructivism (Learning), Jews, Day Schools, Judaism
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Baram-Tsabari, Ayelet; Lewenstein, Bruce V. – International Journal of Science Education, Part B: Communication and Public Engagement, 2017
Rapid growth in public communication of science and technology has led to many diverse training programs. We ask: What are learning goals of science communication training? A comprehensive set of learning goals for future trainings will draw fully from the range of fields that contribute to science communication. Learning goals help decide what to…
Descriptors: Communication Strategies, Scientists, Information Dissemination, Educational Objectives
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Goodnough, Karen – Educational Action Research, 2010
While teacher identity has been conceptualized in different ways, research in teacher education has shown that the development of self-understanding about being a teacher is critical to learning how to teach and can be shaped in multiple ways. Etienne Wenger argues that the formation of communities of practice is influenced strongly by the…
Descriptors: Action Research, Identification (Psychology), Self Concept, Teacher Collaboration
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Douglas, Fiona – Australian Journal of Career Development, 2010
Increasing interest by national and international agencies affects the environment career practitioners work in. Market-driven systems, deregulation and technological innovation change how people access services. This article examines some of the implications of these aspects on how career practitioners build their occupational identity, finding…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Professional Personnel, Identification (Psychology), Self Concept
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Juuti, Sini; Littleton, Karen – Psychology of Music, 2010
The purpose of this study was to explore the identity work of adult instrumental students negotiating their entry to a prestigious music academy and the professional field of music. Ten classical solo-piano students' accounts of their musical histories and experiences were collected through research interviews. The thematic analyses presented…
Descriptors: Musicians, Career Choice, Career Development, Social Environment
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Syed, Moin; Azmitia, Margarita – Developmental Psychology, 2008
This study used a narrative approach to understand how emerging adults experience ethnicity in their everyday lives and to link ethnic identity processes with the content of how ethnic identity is experienced. Participants were 191 ethnically diverse emerging adults who completed the Multigroup Ethnic Identity Measure (MEIM) and provided a written…
Descriptors: Ethnicity, Self Concept, Identification (Psychology), Young Adults
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Vagan, Andre – Mind, Culture, and Activity, 2011
This article discusses a sociocultural approach to processes of identity that has implications for how we understand learning and identity formation in education. Focusing on the socially constructed and culturally figured nature of language, tools, and interactions in learning contexts, this approach assists in the appreciation of how students…
Descriptors: Medical Students, Clinical Experience, Self Concept, Identification (Psychology)
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Gibson, Priscilla Ann – Journal of Teaching in Social Work, 2014
Social work students, regardless of their multiple social identities in oppressed and oppressor groups, are called upon to take action against social injustice. This conceptual article introduces the Ally Model of social justice and its alignment with social work values and goals and recommends it to social work educators as a pedagogical tool to…
Descriptors: Social Work, Social Justice, College Faculty, Models
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Wexler, Lisa; Eglinton, Kristen; Gubrium, Aline – Youth & Society, 2014
To better understand how young Alaska Native (Inupiaq) people are creatively responding to the tensions of growing up in a world markedly different from that of their parents and grandparents, the pilot study examined youth-produced digital stories as representations of their everyday lives, values, and identities. Two hundred and seventy-one…
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, Story Telling, Indigenous Knowledge, Pilot Projects
Kohli, Jaskirat – ProQuest LLC, 2018
Despite the role that identity plays in college students' persistence and graduation rates, there is a dearth of scholarship that has explored the identity of college students with disabilities. This qualitative study aimed to gain an understanding of college students' perspective of their disability and to capture shifts in their perspectives as…
Descriptors: College Students, Academic Persistence, Disabilities, Self Concept
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Habashi, Janette – Childhood: A Global Journal of Child Research, 2008
This study examines the formulation of national identity in Palestinian children by exploring their understanding of its paradoxes. Twelve Palestinian children were interviewed from cities, villages and refugee camps in the West Bank. The children express the multiple dimensions of national identity in terms of "self" and…
Descriptors: Nationalism, Affective Behavior, Political Divisions (Geographic), Children
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Weiner, Jennie Miles; Burton, Laura J. – Harvard Educational Review, 2016
In this study of nine participants in a turnaround principal preparation program, Jennie Miles Weiner and Laura J. Burton explore how gender role identity shaped participants' views of effective principal leadership and their place within it. The authors find that although female and male participants initially framed effective leadership…
Descriptors: Principals, Gender Issues, Sex Role, Identification (Psychology)
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