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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does man quantify attributes of himself philosophically and psychologically in terms of Erikson's views of identity development?
(a) Uses the words Us and We.
(b) Uses the words I and self.
(c) Understands the whole society.
(d) Accepts imperfections.
2. Interpreting Freud's theory, what does Erikson feel occurs when the ego resists integrating into new environments?
(a) Identity resistance.
(b) Identity confusion.
(c) Identity loss.
(d) Identity displacement.
3. What arises from achieving a sense of identity or a revolution of awareness as proposed in Erikson's theory of racial identity development?
(a) Racial liberation.
(d) Final identity.
4. What does Erikson state youth often experience, which is evidence of identity diffusion?
5. What do environmental counterweights of identity help explain in terms of Freud's theory of identity?
(c) Outer world of the ego.
(d) Inner world of the ego.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Erikson feel an inclusive identity is contained in?
2. How does Erikson feel various features of humanity should be examined?
3. Where does Erikson feel our self representations stem from?
4. Who does Erikson suggest black be integrated with?
5. What does Erikson suggest occurs in institutionalized settings such as a hospital with regard to identity?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Erikson believe political underground groups often target youth?
2. How does Erikson propose a sketch of psychopathology can help make sense of a new identity?
3. According to Erikson, why are youth so sensitive to the identities of the past?
4. What is the overriding issue concerning Erikson's proposal of ideologies and identity development?
5. According to Erikson, why is preoccupation with identity the symptom of alienation?
6. What does Erikson think is the driving force for the more inclusive identity?
7. Why does Erikson think that biology is shallow and inaccurate?
8. What is the difference between the Ego and "I"?
9. What is Erikson feel that terms such as "I" or "self" are confusing?
10. What role does the psychoanalyst play in helping an individual in terms of developing identity according to the theory set forth by Erikson?
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