Self-Esteem: The Puzzle of Low Self-Regard

Self-Esteem: The Puzzle of Low Self-Regard

by Roy F. Baumeister
     
 

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Summarizing and integrating the major empirical research of the past twenty years, this volume presents a thorough review of the subject, with a special focus on what sets people with low self-esteem apart from others. As the subject is central to the understanding of personality, mental health, and social adjustment, this work will be appreciated by professionals

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Summarizing and integrating the major empirical research of the past twenty years, this volume presents a thorough review of the subject, with a special focus on what sets people with low self-esteem apart from others. As the subject is central to the understanding of personality, mental health, and social adjustment, this work will be appreciated by professionals and advanced students in the fields of personality, social, clinical, and organizational psychology.

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A collection of articles that provide an overview of each contributor's research efforts into the area of self-esteem. Through good editing, the text maintains a sense of cohesiveness and avoids redundancy. A fine and provocative overview of current research. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781468489583
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
09/12/2014
Series:
The Springer Series in Social Clinical Psychology
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1993
Pages:
286
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.60(d)

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