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Identity: Understanding Aspects of Process, Content, and Structure in Context

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Title: Identity: Understanding Aspects of Process, Content, and Structure in Context
Authors: Gyberg, Fanny
Issue Date: 16-Oct-2019
University: Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Sciences
Institution: Department of Psychology ; Psykologiska institutionen
Parts of work: I. Gyberg, F., & Frisén, A. (2017). Identity status, gender, and social comparison among young adults. Identity, 17, 239-252.

II. Gyberg, F., Frisén, A., Syed, M., Wängqvist, M., & Svensson, Y. (2018). “Another kind of Swede”: Swedish youth’s ethnic identity narratives. Emerging Adulthood, 6, 17-31.

III. Gyberg, F., Frisén, A., & Syed, M. (2019). “Being stuck between two worlds”: Identity configurations of occupational and family identities. Provisional acceptance in Identity.
Date of Defence: 2019-11-08
Disputation: Fredagen den 8 november 2019, klockan 10.00 i sal F1, Psykologiska institutionen, Haraldsgatan 1, Göteborg.
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Doctoral Dissertation
Keywords: identity development
identity process
identity content
identity structure
cultural context
Abstract: The overall aim of this thesis was to broaden our knowledge of identity by using an integrated theoretical approach to understanding multidimensional aspects of identity process, content, and structure. Specifically, in Study I, the aim was to investigate identity processes among young adults in Sweden by studying identity status (i.e., varying degrees of exploration and commitment to identity-defining issues) globally and across domains (i.e., occupation, romantic relationships, parenthood, and... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-624-1 (Print)
978-91-7833-625-8 (PDF)
ISSN: 1101-718X Avhandling/Göteborgs universitet, Psykologiska inst.
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