Measuring Eriksonian Development in the Adult: The Modified Erikson Psychosocial Stage Inventory

@article{DarlingFisher1988MeasuringED,
  title={Measuring Eriksonian Development in the Adult: The Modified Erikson Psychosocial Stage Inventory},
  author={Cynthia S. Darling-Fisher and Nancy Kline Leidy},
  journal={Psychological Reports},
  year={1988},
  volume={62},
  pages={747 - 754}
}
To measure psychosocial attributes that arise from progression through Erik Erikson's eight stages of development, a new inventory was developed by modifying the Erikson Psychosocial Stage Inventory by Rosenthal, Gurney, and Moore, which assesses Erikson's first six stages of life cycle development. New scales were created to measure the last two stages. To conduct an empirically based revision and evaluate its psychometric qualities, the modified version and potential items for the two new… Expand
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