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1

What are James Marcia's Theory of Identity's two key aspects?

1. Struggle - exploration. 2. Commitment - Exploration.

2

When you are have made a decision, and explored, what stage are you in?

Achievement.

3

When you have not made a decision, but have explored, what stage are you in?

Moratorium.

4

When you have not made a decision, and you have not explored, what stage are you in?

Diffusion.

5

When you have made a decision, but you have not explored, what stage are you in?

Foreclosure.

6

What are the healthy stages to be in? (2)

Achievement and Moratorium.

7

What does being in foreclosure lead to?

An increased risk for a later "crisis."

8

What are people in the diffusion stage like?

Feeling hopeless, little control; have un-involved parents.