Identity

Developing a sense of self or an identity is an essential part of every individual becoming mature. Identity or parts of identity may be classified by any number of things such as religion, race, sexual preference, gender, and/or ethnicity. What happens when the perception of reality does not match the ideal? How much pressure is there to conform to social norms?

Issues related to Identity:

  • Eating Disorders
  • Cultural Identity
  • Cultural Values
  • Regional Identity Bias
  • Bullying
  • Victimization
  • Objectification
  • Profiling
  • Age Bias
  • Social Norming
  • Media Stereotyping
  • Religious Preference
  • Racial Inequity
  • Racial Bias
  • Gender Bias
  • Sexual Orientation

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