Some articles on identity, ego identity, ego:
... from the adolescent stage of personality development with a strong sense of identity are well equipped to face adulthood with confidence and certainty ... to “find themselves.” They may go on to seek a negative identity, which may involve crime or drugs or the inability to make defining choices about the future ... during adolescence is fidelity, which emerges from a cohesive ego identity” ...
... He has been described as an "ego psychologist" studying the stages of development, spanning the entire lifespan ... the basis in the child for a sense of identity“ ... Fidelity - Identity vs ...
Famous quotes containing the words identity and/or ego:
“Whether outside work is done by choice or not, whether women seek their identity through work, whether women are searching for pleasure or survival through work, the integration of motherhood and the world of work is a source of ambivalence, struggle, and conflict for the great majority of women.”
—Sara Lawrence Lightfoot (20th century)
“Magic is the envelopment and coercion of the objective world by the ego; it is a dynamic subjectivism. Religion is the coercion of the ego by gods and spirits who are objectively conceived beings in control of nature and man.”
—Richard Chase (b. 1914)