The relationship between identity, intimacy, and midlife well-being: findings from the Rochester Adult Longitudinal Study.

@article{Sneed2012TheRB,
  title={The relationship between identity, intimacy, and midlife well-being: findings from the Rochester Adult Longitudinal Study.},
  author={Joel R. Sneed and Susan Krauss Whitbourne and Seth J Schwartz and Shi Huang},
  journal={Psychology and aging},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={
          318-23
        }
}
The present study used longitudinal data on 182 adults between the ages of 20 and 54 (104 men, 78 women) from the Rochester Adult Longitudinal Study (RALS), assessed on four occasions, to test the hypothesis that identity and intimacy during the course of early and middle adulthood predict well-being at midlife. A cross-lagged panel model was estimated yielding the following findings: (a) Scores on both scales during the college years predicted midlife satisfaction-intimacy directly, and… CONTINUE READING

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