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Identity fraud refers to the creation or adoption of a fictitious or false identity to facilitate illegal or fraudulent activity.

Identity position is defined as a view that mental processes are the same as certain kinds of brain processes but described in different terms

Identity training refers to an attempt to promote conservation by teaching non-conservers to recognize that a transformed object or substance is the same object or substance, regardless of its new appearance.

Identity versus Role confusion refers to a conflict of adolescence that involves the need to establish a personal identity.

- Identity vs. identity confusion: - Identity vs. identity confusion (adolescence) :

Englisch: Erik Erikson 's Theory of Psychosocial Development stages
Identity vs. identity confusion (adolescence) refers to the 5th stage of Erik Erikson's theory of Psychosocial development where the adolescents are confronted with questions about life style and life direction.

Ideographic development refers to individual variations in the rate, extent, or direction of development.

Ideomotor apraxia is defined as Motor Apraxia which refers to an inability to access a stored motor sequence or an inability to relay that information to the motor association areas. An example is the inability to show how one would make a telephone call from beginning to end.

Idiographic approach refers to the approach that emphasizes individual differences over general behavioral principles. This approach is associated with subjectively oriented clinical practice. It is the study of individuals, in contrast to the study of groups . Moreover, Idiographic approach is a method of studying personality through in-depth analysis of one individual and the dimensions relevant to that person’s personality.

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