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An empirical test of the identity capital model.
  • J. Côté
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of adolescence
  • 1 October 1997
In a previous issue of this journal, the identity capital model was presented as part of an effort to better understand the relationship between social context and identity formation (Côté, 1996a).Expand
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Identity and Agency in Emerging Adulthood
The study of emerging adulthood—the prolonged transition to adulthood extending into the 20s—is a rapidly growing area of research. Although identity issues are prominent during this period, the roleExpand
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Changes in the transition to adulthood in the UK and Canada: the role of structure and agency in emerging adulthood
This paper picks up from Bynner's recent critique of the current formulation of emerging adulthood as presented in his recent exchange with Arnett in the Journal of Youth Studies (2005, volume 8(4)Expand
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Arrested Adulthood: The Changing Nature of Maturity and Identity
Why are today's adults more like adolescents, in their dress and personal tastes, than ever before? Why do so many adults seem to drift and avoid responsibilities such as work and family? As theExpand
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The Role of Identity Capital in the Transition to Adulthood: The Individualization Thesis Examined
Theories of the life course are increasingly taking into account conditions in late-modern societies that make it necessary for people to undertake the process of individualization in the transitionExpand
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A formulation of Erikson's theory of ego identity formation
Abstract This paper provides a comprehensive formulation of Erik Erikson's theory of ego identity formation as it pertains to both the identity stage and to the remainder of the life cycle. TheExpand
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Comparing psychological and sociological approaches to identity: identity status, identity capital, and the individualization process.
Psychologists have been studying identity processes at the intrapsychic level that resemble what sociologists have noted at the macro-societal level. Specifically, using the identity capital modelExpand
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Identity Formation and Self‐Development in Adolescence
Definitional Issues The Eriksonian Approach to Identity Formation The Empirical Study of Identity Formation Developmental Patterns of Identity Formation The Self Psychology Approach toExpand
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Identity Studies: How Close Are We to Developing a Social Science of Identity?—An Appraisal of the Field
This article presents a “tree-tops” overview of the field of Identity Studies with an eye to identifying (a) the commonalities that stimulate scholars to organize their work around the concept ofExpand
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