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Author Mruk, Christopher J.

Title Self-esteem research, theory, and practice : toward a positive psychology of self-esteem / Christopher J. Mruk
Edition Third edition
Published New York : Springer Pub., [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 294 pages) : illustrations
Contents Chapter 1 The Crucial Issue of Defining Self-Esteem Chapter 2 Self-Esteem Research Problems and Issues Chapter 3 Major Self-Esteem Research Findings Chapter 4 Major Self-Esteem Theories and Programs Chapter 5 A Meaning-Based, Two-Factor Theory of Self-Esteem Chapter 6 A Two-Factor Self-Esteem Enhancement Program Chapter 7 Self-Esteem and Positive Psychology
Summary In addition to the sound research findings, theory, and practice information that you have come to depend on with the past two editions, the third edition of Self-Esteem Research, Theory, and Practice brings with it much newly revised and updated information to reflect the changes in the field of self-esteem at large. New key features include: * New major theories of self-esteem * New chapter on the new positive psychology * 150 new references * Written in a clear, concise style
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-283) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Positive psychology.
Self Concept.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005057597
ISBN 082610231X
0826103146 (electronic bk.)
9780826103147 (electronic bk.)