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inMaslows hierarchy of needs, refers to anindividuals desire to grow and reach his or her potential.  Theprocess of becoming a person in psychological emancipation  (Carl Rogers).

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.