Self-Esteem

Editor : Virgil Zeigler-Hill

Self-Esteem

Book Details

  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Published : 2013
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Pages : 216
  • Category :
    Research
  • Catalogue No : 34018
  • ISBN 13 : 9781848721449
  • ISBN 10 : 1848721447
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In this edited collection a distinguished set of contributors present a broad overview of psychological research on self-esteem. Each chapter is written by leading experts in the field, and surveys current research on a particular issue concerning self-esteem. Together, the chapters provide a comprehensive overview of one of the most popular topics in psychology.

Each chapter presents an in-depth review of particular issues concerning self-esteem, such as the connection that self-esteem has with the self-concept and psychological adjustment. A number of further topics are covered in the book, including:

* How individuals pursue self-esteem

* The developmental changes in feelings of self-worth over the life span

* The existence of multiple forms of high self-esteem

* The role that self-esteem plays as an interpersonal signal

* The protective properties associated with the possession of high self-esteem

This collection of state-of-the-art reviews of key areas of the psychological literature on self-esteem will be of great interest to researchers, and academics, and also to graduate and advanced undergraduate students of social psychology.

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