Erikson's stages of psychosocial development  

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Erikson's stages of psychosocial development as articulated by Erik Erikson explain eight stages through which a healthily developing human should pass from infancy to late adulthood. In each stage the person confronts, and hopefully masters, new challenges. Each stage builds on the successful completion of earlier stages. The challenges of stages not successfully completed may be expected to reappear as problems in the future.

See also

  • Social development theory
  • Social psychology
  • Behavioral Cusp
  • Erikson, Erik H. Identity and the Life Cycle. New York: International Universities Press, 1959.
  • Erikson, Erik H. Identity, Youth and Crisis. New York: Norton, 1968.
  • Sheehy, Gail. Passages: Predictable Crises of Adult Life. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1976.
  • Stevens, Richard. Erik Erikson: An Introduction. New York: St. Martin's, 1983.




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