Exploring the Relations between Civic Identity and Character Attributes in Young Adult Men.

Tirrell, Jonathan.
2017-04-20T14:00:04.833Z

Abstract: Having good character guides individuals to pursue positive goals, to do the right thing, and to think and act in prosocial ways. In order to function in such prosocial ways, one must also have a sense of self, or identity, that prioritizes prosocial attitudes and behaviors over self-serving ideas and interests. This sense of self in relation to society has been termed civic identity. Th... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012062
ID: tufts:21537
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