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Behav. Sci. 2018, 8(10), 90;

Gender Identity Development among Teenagers Living in the Subarctic Region of Russia

Higher School of Psychology, Pedagogy and Sport Teachers’ Training, Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M.V. Lomonosov, 163002 Arkhangelsk, Russia
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Received: 6 August 2018 / Revised: 20 September 2018 / Accepted: 26 September 2018 / Published: 29 September 2018
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Gender identity is an important element of an individual’s identity and is one of the regulators of human behavior while acquiring social roles. The aim of this empirical research is to study gender identity development among teenagers living in the subarctic territories of Russia. The results show the correlation between types of gender identity among male and female teenagers, the dynamic in the correlation between gender identity types during adolescence and the characteristics of each type of gender identity in adolescence from the point of view of psychological properties. View Full-Text
Keywords: gender identity; gender identity types; teenagers gender identity; gender identity types; teenagers
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Flotskaya, N.; Bulanova, S.; Ponomareva, M.; Flotskiy, N.; Konopleva, T. Gender Identity Development among Teenagers Living in the Subarctic Region of Russia. Behav. Sci. 2018, 8, 90.

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