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Social science and the self

personal essays on an art form

by Susan Krieger

  • 296 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences.,
  • Social sciences -- Methodology.,
  • Social scientists.,
  • Self.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSocial science & the self.
    StatementSusan Krieger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH35 .K68 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1870017M
    ISBN 100813517141, 081351715X
    LC Control Number90028754

      At the foundation of all human behavior is the self—our sense of personal identity and of who we are as e an understanding of the self is so important, it has been studied for many years by psychologists (James, ; Mead, ) and is still one of the most important and most researched topics in social psychology (Dweck & Grant, ; Taylor & Sherman, ).Author: Charles Stangor. This reader presents a collection of articles on the study of the self in social psychology. The readings are in thematic sections covering topics such as self-knowledge, self-esteem, self-regulation, self-presentation, and the self and culture.5/5(1).

    Social anxiety is a nearly universal human phenomenon, and can range from normal concerns over social evaluation to debilitating distress and associated disruption in social, academic, and vocational functioning. Careful assessment of social anxiety is critical, especially in clinical contexts. The self-concept is an important term for both social and humanistic psychology. Lewis () suggests that the development of a concept of self has two aspects: Lewis () suggests that the development of a concept of self has two aspects.

    Social science, any discipline or branch of science that deals with human behaviour in its social and cultural aspects. The social sciences include cultural (or social) anthropology, sociology, social psychology, political science, and frequently included are social and economic geography and those areas of education that deal with the social contexts of learning and the. The self is an individual person as the object of its own reflective self is a reference by a subject to the same subject, this reference is necessarily sense of having a self—or self-hood—should, however, not be confused with subjectivity itself. Ostensibly, this sense is directed outward from the subject to refer inward, back to its "self" (or itself).


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