Flashcards in final Deck (45)
Distinct period of life between adolescence and adulthood, defined by feeling in between identity exploration self-focused, lacking obligations to others u Instability Possibilities
Routes to adult responsibility vary in ___________ and _____________.
timing and order
________________ fluctuates between in-depth exploration and reconsideration
Making a permanent commitment to intimate partner giving up some independence, redefining identity secure identity associated with fidelity fosters favorable friendship and work relationships all deals with _____________
Hesitant to form close ties fear of losing identity competitive, rejecting of differences, threatened by closeness all deals with _____________.
What years deals with intimacy vs isolation?
What guides dream decision making in men?
What guides dream decision making in women?
“split dreams” between career and marriage
According to Vaillant's adaptation to life in men, Intimacy concerns occurs in the ___________.
According to Vaillant's adaptation to life in men, Career consolidation occurs in the __________.
According to Vaillant's adaptation to life in men, Generativity occurs in the __________.
According to Vaillant's adaptation to life in men, Keepers of meanings occurs in the _________.
Fifties and sixties
According to Vaillant's adaptation to life in men, Reflection occurs in the ___________.
Who are more likely to stay single after 30?
Well-educated women and less education men
When are job changes more common?
____________ has declined due to: rising age at marriage and increase in cohabitation.
When are divorces most common?
first seven years and transition to midlife
Staying single, cohabiting, not remarrying after divorce all contribute to why there is __________.
When are people getting married?
Average age of leaving home___________ over last 60 years
What is the major physical change of vision that causes inability to adjust focus to varying distances around the age of 60?
What is the major physical change of hearing that causes initial decline in sensitivity to high frequencies; gradually extends to all frequencies between ages 45 and 64?
Hot flashes, night sweats, sexual difficulties, moodiness, irritability, reported sleep difficulties are symptoms of ___________.
Health in midlife has more ___________ than in early adulthood
___________ is the number 1 cause of death in middle adulthood and type for men and women.
_________ coping identifies and appraises situation as changeable and chooses and implements potential solutions
_____________ coping is Internal and private, controls distress when the situation can’t be changed, and ineffective when self-blaming, impulsive, escapist
_____________ research shows declines in mental abilities.
___________________ research shows modest midlife gains.