|aIdentity and story :|bcreating self in narrative /|cedited by Dan P. McAdams, Ruthellen Josselson, and Amia Lieblich.
|aWashington, DC :|bAmerican Psychological Association,|cc2006.
|ax, 284 p. :|bill. ;|c27 cm.
|a[The narrative study of lives ;|vv. 4]
|aSeries statement appears on jacket.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 267-268) and indexes.
|aMultiplicity and Conflict in the Dialogical Self: A Life Narrative Approach / Peter T. F. Raggatt -- Between "Being" and "Doing": Conflict and Coherence in the Identity Formation of Gay and Lesbian Orthodox Jews / Tova Hartman Halbertal and Irit Koren -- The Raw and the Bland: A Structural Model of Narrative Identity / Gary S. Gregg -- Creative Work, Love, and the Dialectic in Selected Life Stories of Academics / Dan P. McAdams and Regina L. Logan -- Self vs. Society -- Identity Light: Entertainment as a Vehicle for Self Development / Kate C. McLean and Avril Thorne -- Silk from Sows Ears: Collaborative Construction of Everyday Selves in Everyday Stories / Monisha Pasupathi -- Making a Gay Identity: Life Story and the Construction of a Coherent Self / Bertram J. Cohler and Phillip L. Hammack -- Stability vs. Growth -- Constructing the "Springboard Effect": Causal Connections, Negative Experiences, and the Growth of the Self within the Life Story / Jennifer L. Pals -- The Identities of Malcolm X / John Barresi -- A Narrative Exploration of Personal Ideology and Identity / Ed de St. Aubin, Mary Wandrei, Kim Skerven, and Catherine M. Coppolillo -- "Where is the Story Going?" Narrative Form and Identity Construction in the Life Stories of Israeli Men and Women / Rivka Tuval-Mashiach.