The Major Life Events Taxonomy is a new taxonomy of 121 major life events in 12 categories that
researchers can use to understand how life transitions people experience relate to
their behaviors, health and psychological outcomes, and technology use.
citation: Oliver L. Haimson, Albert J. Carter, Shanley Corvite, Brookelyn Wheeler,
Lingbo Wang, Tianxiao Liu, and Alexxus Lige. 2021. The Major Life Events Taxonomy:
Social Readjustment, Social Media Information Sharing, and Online Network Separation
During Times of Life Transition. Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology (JASIST).