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Unformatted text preview: Running head: SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT 1 Social Development Erica Sturdavant HUM111 December 5th, 2010 Desra Mack SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT 2 Social Development In summary of this article, I was able to understand that intimate social relationships are deemed necessary to help a person from birth into adulthood with their psychological development, especially in a persons teen years when identity is said to develop. The studies that were done in this article showed that the study groups were people aged 23 to 26 and attending college. The study was done in a survey type method using a questionnaire that was mailed out to the students in the age group. This group would be considered a representative sample rather than using the entire population in that age group in the United States. Some were even interviewed after the questionnaire responses were returned. The research showed that some were very active and had many relationships and felt as if they had found their sense of identity and the intimate relationships that they have, some lacked the many social relationships...
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