Hierarchy of Salience, Definition(s) of

  • A (36)
  • B (19)
  • C (58)
  • D (26)
  • E (34)
  • F (43)
  • G (20)
  • H (19)
  • I (27)
  • J (11)
  • K (1)
  • L (16)
  • M (27)
  • N (18)
  • O (18)
  • P (33)
  • Q (5)
  • R (30)
  • S (59)
  • T (16)
  • U (4)
  • V (7)
  • W (39)

"The various identities that comprise the self… are ranked. The highest are most likely to be invoked in situations that involve different aspects of the self." (Andreassi, Desrochers & Sargent).

See Identity Salience.

Glossary Source: 

As defined by Andreassi, Desrochers & Sargent in Identity Theory, a Sloan Work and Family Encyclopedia entry. Retrieved  from the Sloan Work and Family Research Network website: http://wfnetwork.bc.edu/encyclopedia_template.php?id=242.