What is SENSE OF IDENTITY?

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our awareness of being a distinct person that appears at a young age. Read about the identity; self; separation-individuation for more understanding about the term "sense of identity".

SENSE OF IDENTITY: "It is our sense of identity that makes us who we are and how we are different from everybody else."

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