Search for dissertations about: "Emerging Adulthood"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the words Emerging Adulthood.

  1. 1. Appearance and gender role norms in emerging adulthood

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Johanna Kling; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; appearance; gender role norms; emerging adulthood; femininity; masculinity; body image;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the two studies included in this thesis was to investigate appearance and gender role norms among emerging adults. Study I aimed to explore young women’s perceptions of and conformity to feminine norms, using a mixed-methods approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. To be whatever you want to be, you still need to know what that is: Identity development in emerging adulthood

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Maria Wängqvist; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Identity Development; Emerging Adulthood; Gender Differences; Occupational contexts; Romantic Relationships; Family Relationships; Psychological Symptoms; Identity; Distress;

    Abstract : DEGREE OF LlCENTIATE IN PSYCHOLOGY abstract Wängqvist, M (2010). To be whatever you want to be, you still need to know what that is: Identity development in emerging adulthood. Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Being at home in one's body. Body image in light of identity development

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Johanna Kling; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; body image; identity development; longitudinal development; emerging adulthood; young adulthood; gender role norms;

    Abstract : Although the importance of the body to people’s identities has long been theoretically inferred, research linking body image and identity development is scarce. The objective of this thesis was to address this research gap by exploring body image from an identity perspective. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evolving identities: Contents and processes of identity development among people in their late twenties

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Johanna Carlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; identity development; identity processes; identity contents; emerging adulthood; young adulthood; parenthood; work family priorities;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to study contents and processes of identity development among people in their late twenties. The studies are based on identity status interviews and surveys performed with participants in the GoLD (Gothenburg Longitudinal study of Development), at ages 25 and 29. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identity development in context: An integrated approach in understanding aspects of ethnicity and gender

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Fanny Gyberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Identity; Ethnic Identity; Identity Status; Adolescence; Emerging Adulthood; Young Adulthood; Gender; Social Comparison;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate identity from different perspectives and at different ages in Sweden. Specifically, in Study I, the aim was to explore what types of ethnicity-related experiences were prevalent and whether these types of experiences differed depending on immigrant status, self-identified ethnicity, or age group. READ MORE