What is the role of environment in personality development?
Personality is developed based on situations you place yourself in and the influences you allow to effect you, Environments can be positive and negative but its about what you take away from the situation that allow you to grow and prosper.
What role does society play in shaping your identity?
Society shapes us through our gender, it dictates what jobs would be suitable for us, what we should wear, how we should look, who we are to socialise with and what is acceptable or not. Society shapes us into how they want their citizens to be and how they want gender roles to be played out.
How hard is it to change your identity?
The quick answer is that no, you can’t completely erase your identity in this day and age — unless the government does it for you. Legally changing your name isn’t too difficult. But even if you do change your name and SSN, the system will still have records that link the “new” you to the “old” you.