Gap years for grown-ups

  • Adrian Furnham

Abstract

Young people in many countries have a socially acceptable and sanctioned period in which they are allowed and encouraged to “find themselves”, “grow up”, and “experience life”. It is a sort of psychological moratorium in which the responsibilities and drudgeries of adulthood are postponed.

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Briton 

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© Adrian Furnham 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Adrian Furnham
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  1. 1.BloomsburyLondonEngland

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