Psychological perspectives on self and identity /

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Other Authors: Tesser, Abraham., Felson, Richard B., Suls, Jerry M.
Edition:First edition.
Physical Description:x, 252 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Published: Washington, D.C. : American Psychological Association, [2000]
Table of Contents:
  • Ego depletion and the self's executive function / Roy F. Baumeister
  • Landscapes of self-reflection : mapping the peaks and valleys of personal assessment / Robin R. Vallacher and Andrzej Nowak
  • Structural features of the self-concept and adjustment / Jennifer D. Campbell, Sunaina Assanand, and Adam Di Paula
  • On the evolutionary functions of the symbolic self : the emergence of self-evaluation motives / Constantine Sedikides and John J. Skowronski
  • An update on cognitive dissonance theory, with a focus on the self / Eddie Harmon-Jones
  • Outstanding role models : do they inspire or demoralize us? / Penelope Lockwood and Ziva Kunda
  • Seeing the self through a partner's eyes : why self-doubts turn into relationship insecurities / Sandra L. Murray and John G. Holmes
  • Strategic control of information : impression management and self-presentation in daily life / Barry R. Schlenker and Beth A. Pontari.