psy201w6a1 - A Conception of Adult Development is the...

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A Conception of Adult Development is the article I thought was very interesting. It had a relation to social development issues that we face in adulthood. This article that I ran across, discusses our life courses, cycles, structure, and the development of life structure in our early and middle stages of adulthood. Life course is referred to as our concrete character of life in its evolution from the beginning to end. The breakdown of the words life and course are the following: (life-includes all of our aspects of living such as: our inner wishes and fantasies, our love relationships, families, careers, other social systems (friends), bodily changes, the good or bad times we may encounter (memories)) all these have a significance in our lives; course indicates a sequence, temporal flow, the need to study a life as it unfolds throughout the years. Our life cycle is the underlying order of the human life course; although each individual is unique, everyone goes through the same basic sequence. I believe our cycles in life are similar to the seasons because, as each season
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course HCR 210 210 taught by Professor Dont know during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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