by Tarry Ahuja, PhD

Content Category 8A includes the topics self-identity, self-concept, and social identity. These belong to both psychology and sociology. One´s own belief about oneself is called self-identity and includes elements such as gender role, racial identity or sexuality.

Terry Ahuja teaches you the different types of identities and the theories of identity development. Other topics covered are the influence of social factors as well as culture and socialization on identity formation.

Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:40 h
  • Quiz questions 22
  • Concept Pages 1


Your Educators of course Self-Identity

 Tarry Ahuja, PhD

Tarry Ahuja, PhD

Dr. Tarry Ahuja is a Manager of Program Development Pharmaceutical Reviews and Real-World Evidence Advisor at the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies (CADTH).
He obtained his PhD in Neuroscience with a specialty in electrophysiology and pharmacology from Carleton University, Ottawa. Currently, he is a University Lecturer in Biological Foundations of Addictions and Health Psychology at Carleton University.
He has undertaken clinical research with the National Research Council of Canada and worked in sleep disorder clinics for 10 years.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Ahuja teaches courses on Psychology and Sociology.

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A must watch.
By Amina Y. on 13. August 2021 for Self-Identity

Absolutely fantastic. I love how engaging the videos are. Dr Tarry is truly gifted

great lecturer
By june z. on 20. November 2017 for Influence of Culture and Socialization – Formation of Identity (PSY, SOC)

great lecture. Very easy to understand with examples! very informative