The Puzzle of Low Self-Regard

  • Roy F. Baumeister

Part of the The Plenum Series in Social / Clinical Psychology book series (SSSC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Foundations

  3. Advances

  4. Integration and Commentary

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 263-267

About this book


Summarizing and integrating the major empirical research of the past twenty years, this volume presents a thorough review of the subject, with a special focus on what sets people with low self-esteem apart from others. As the subject is central to the understanding of personality, mental health, and social adjustment, this work will be appreciated by professionals and advanced students in the fields of personality, social, clinical, and organizational psychology.


Motivation conflict personality psychology

Editors and affiliations

  • Roy F. Baumeister
    • 1
  1. 1.Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4684-8958-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4684-8956-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1568-2528
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