Personality Development

Recent Publications

Allen, J. P., Porter, M. R., McFarland, F. C., Marsh, P., & McElhaney, K. B. (2005). The two faces of adolescents' success with peers: Adolescent popularity, social adaptation, and deviant behavior. Child Development, 76, 747-760.

Bakken, L. & Huber, T. (2005). Ego development at the crossroads: Identity and intimacy among black men and white women in cross-racial relationships. Journal of Adult Development, 12, 63-73.

Bauer, J.J., McAdams, D.P., & Sakaeda, A.R. (2005). Interpreting the good life: Growth memories in the lives of mature, happy people. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 88, 203-217.

King, L.A. & Noelle, S.S. (2005). Happy, mature and gay: Intimacy, power, and difficult times in coming out stories. Journal of Research in Personality, 39, 278-298.

Kurtz, J.E. & Tiegreen, S.B. (2005). Matters of conscience and conscientiousness: The place of ego development in the five-factor model. Journal of Personality assessment, 85, 312-317.

Lambie, G. W. (2007). The contribution of ego development level to burnout in school counselors: Implications for professional school counseling. Journal of Counseling & Development, 85, 82-88.

Lanning, K., Colucci, J. & Edwards, J. A. (2007). Changes in ego development in the wake of September 11. Journal of Research in Personality, 41, 197-202.

Lindfors, K., Elovainio, M., Sinkkonen, J., Aalberg, V., & Vuorinen, R. (2005). Construct validity of the Offer Self-Image Questionnaire and its relationship with self-esteem, depression, and ego development. Journal of Youth and Adolescents, 34, 389-400.

Newman, D.L. (2005). Ego development and ethnic identity formation in rural American Indian adolescents. Child Development, 76 (3).

Pfaffenberger, A.H. (2005). Optimal adult development: An inquiry into the dynamics of growth. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 45, 279-301.