A Comparison of Two Approaches for Facilitating Identity Exploration Processes in Emerging Adults

@article{Schwartz2005ACO,
  title={A Comparison of Two Approaches for Facilitating Identity Exploration Processes in Emerging Adults},
  author={S. Schwartz and W. Kurtines and M. J. Montgomery},
  journal={Journal of Adolescent Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={20},
  pages={309 - 345}
}
  • S. Schwartz, W. Kurtines, M. J. Montgomery
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Adolescent Research
  • This article, using a controlled design, reports the results of an exploratory study to investigate the impact of two types of intervention strategies (cognitively vs. emotionally focused) on two types of identity processes (self-construction and self-discovery) in a culturally diverse sample of 90 emerging adult university students. A quasi experimental design was used to evaluate the relative impact of the cognitively focused self-construction and emotionally focused self-discovery strategies… CONTINUE READING
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