"Identification (Psychology)" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A process by which an individual unconsciously endeavors to pattern himself after another. This process is also important in the development of the personality, particularly the superego or conscience, which is modeled largely on the behavior of adult significant others.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Identification (Psychology)" by people in Profiles.
Samuel S, Akhtar S. The Identity Consolidation Inventory (ICI): development and application of a questionnaire for assessing the structuralization of individual identity. Am J Psychoanal. 2009 Mar; 69(1):53-61.
Cohen MJ, Kay A, Youakim JM, Balaicuis JM, Balacius JM. Identity transformation in medical students. Am J Psychoanal. 2009 Mar; 69(1):43-52.