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Mid-Life Crisis Mid-Life Crisis Fact or Fiction? Fact or Fiction?
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Middle Age: Middle Age: A Social Construct A Social Construct No consensus on when it begins and ends Your textbook defines it as 40-65 years No specific biological or social events that  mark its boundaries In the US, middle-age is increasingly a  state of mind Many people in their sixties and seventies  consider themselves middle-aged
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Quotes Quotes The really frightening thing about middle  age is the knowledge that you’ll grow  out of it.  Doris Day
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Is Every Phase of a Life  Is Every Phase of a Life  Crisis? Crisis?
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Crisis at Other Ages? Crisis at Other Ages? Early Childhood? “I do mySELF”
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Crisis at Other Ages? Crisis at Other Ages? Childhood? “I am good at this!”
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Crisis at Other Ages? Crisis at Other Ages? Adolescence? “WHO AM I?”
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Crisis at Other Ages? Crisis at Other Ages? Early Adulthood? “Where am I going?”
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Crisis at Other Ages? Crisis at Other Ages? Middle Adulthood?
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The Midlife Crisis The Midlife Crisis Stressful crisis of identity The second adolescence  Triggered by Psychological and  Physical Events Give Examples????/
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Do People Really Have 
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2011 for the course PSYC 420 taught by Professor Brown during the Fall '09 term at South Carolina.

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