Self-Esteem Research, Theory, and Practice

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 4th

Authors/Editor: Mruk, Christopher J.

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-610898-2

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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

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Mruk, Christopher J.
ISBN: 978-0-82-610898-2
Specialty:
Psychology
Education Psychology
Clinical Psychology
Child Development Psychology
Language: English
Edition: 4th
Pages: 304
Year: 2013

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