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Self-Esteem Research, Theory, and Practice

Publication Year:
2013
Edition:
4th
Author:
Mruk, Christopher J.
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
ISBN:
978-0-82-610898-2
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Description
The book has been thoroughly updated to integrate positive psychology themes throughout and explain how self-esteem enhancement interventions fit into evidence-based practice.
This insightful work provides scholars, clinicians, and students with both an extensive overview of research and with Mruk's often-cited theoretical framework for self-esteem. Featuring the author's noted Competence and Worthiness Training program for enhancing self-esteem, this fourth edition reflects changes in the field by also including expanded coverage of:

- Self-esteem in relationships
- Validity issues in researching self-esteem
- The concept of authenticity in the self
- Self-esteem as a function of motivation and well-being
- Existentially oriented theory
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Platform:
OvidSP
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Product Type:
Book
Author:
Mruk, Christopher J.
ISBN:
978-0-82-610898-2
Specialty:
  • Child Development Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Education Psychology
  • Psychology
Language:
English
Edition:
4th
Pages:
304
Publication Year:
2013

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