Ch 18: Psychosocial Development in Middle Adulthood: Homework Help

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The Psychosocial Development in Middle Adulthood chapter of this Life Span Developmental Psychology Homework Help course helps students complete their psychosocial development in middle adulthood homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your psychosocial development in middle adulthood homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample questions and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your psychosocial development in middle adulthood homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Mid-life crises and major transitions
  • Change vs. stability in personality
  • Job satisfaction and dissatisfaction
  • Family configurations and changes
  • Remarriage and divorce
  • Gender role changes
  • Role of culture in middle adulthood

11 Lessons in Chapter 18: Psychosocial Development in Middle Adulthood: Homework Help
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Personality Framework: Strengths & Weaknesses

1. Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Personality Framework: Strengths & Weaknesses

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality framework is a theory of personality types that helps managers with job placement, conflict management, team building and career development.

Middle Adulthood Transitions: Mid-Life Crisis & Empty Nest Syndrome

2. Middle Adulthood Transitions: Mid-Life Crisis & Empty Nest Syndrome

Middle age is a time of transitions, when people's lives are changing rapidly. In this lesson, we'll look at two ways that people often react to those changes: mid-life crises and empty nest syndrome.

Stability vs. Change in Personality

3. Stability vs. Change in Personality

What makes you who you are? How are you different from other people? And will your personality ever change? Watch this lesson to find out more about the 'Big Five' personality traits and how people change over their lifespan.

What is Job Satisfaction: Definition, Causes and Factors

4. What is Job Satisfaction: Definition, Causes and Factors

Job satisfaction is more of a journey, not a destination, as it applies to both employees and the employer. As we will see in this lesson, there is no definitive way to measure job satisfaction or to ensure it.

Job Dissatisfaction: Causes, Reasons and Employee Responses

5. Job Dissatisfaction: Causes, Reasons and Employee Responses

There is a level of job satisfaction for each person and each job performed. Problems occur when people are not happy with their jobs. In this lesson, we will look at causes for job dissatisfaction as well as employee responses.

Family Configurations and Changes in Middle Adulthood

6. Family Configurations and Changes in Middle Adulthood

During middle adulthood, many people find that their family dynamics change. In this lesson, we'll look at some of these changes, like becoming a grandparent and the challenges faced when a person is taking care of both their kids and parents.

Divorce and Remarriage in Adulthood

7. Divorce and Remarriage in Adulthood

When people fall in love, they often want to get married. But what happens when 'happily ever after' turns out to not last 'ever after?' In this lesson, we'll look at some psychological aspects of divorce and remarriage.

Gender Role Changes in Middle Adulthood

8. Gender Role Changes in Middle Adulthood

Middle adulthood is a time of great change for most people. But men and women experience those changes differently. In this lesson, we'll take a look at the way gender impacts middle age, including the famed mid-life crisis and gender crossover.

Job Performance, Career Change, and Unemployment in Middle Adulthood

9. Job Performance, Career Change, and Unemployment in Middle Adulthood

Making a living can be a major endeavor! Watch this lesson to find out more about work in middle adulthood. We'll cover the topics of career and job changes, age discrimination and unemployment and their effect on middle age.

Workplace Satisfaction Issues: Problems & Solutions

10. Workplace Satisfaction Issues: Problems & Solutions

Because adults spend so much of their waking life at work, it is a major part of most adults' lives. Watch this lesson to find out more about issues that can occur in the workplace, including the glass ceiling and job burnout.

Cultural Differences in Middle Adulthood

11. Cultural Differences in Middle Adulthood

Middle adulthood can be a full and challenging time of life, but not everyone experiences middle age the same way. Watch this lesson to find out how culture impacts middle adulthood, including the concepts of generativity and mid-life crisis.

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