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Author Harter, Susan, 1939-
Title The construction of the self : developmental and sociocultural foundations / Susan Harter ; foreword by William M Bukowski.
Published New York, NY : Guilford Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  BF723.S24 H37 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xxiii, 440 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-426) and index.
Contents Introduction: a contemporary approach to self-development -- Developmental differences in self-representations during childhood -- Developmental differences in self-representations during adolescence -- Self-processes during emerging adulthood -- The inextricable link between perceived physical appearance and self-esteem -- Self-conscious emotions -- Self-processes and motivation in the classroom -- Cross-cultural and multicultural considerations -- Reconsidering the self : in search of authenticity -- References -- Index.
Subject Self in children.
Self in adolescence.
ISBN 1462502970 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781462502974 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 730404389