Research Paper On Self Esteem And The Media
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Self-esteem and self-concept have always been controversial in the fields of psychology and sociology but the self became an accepted concept in the 1960s and has grown greatly since then. This paper discusses narcissism versus positive self-esteem, self-concept maintenance theories, and it applies these theories to a case study. There are five sources listed in the bibliography of this five page paper.
Jean M. Twenge, Generation Me
This book review pertains to Jean M. Twenge's text Generation Me, which is a study of the differences between the attitudes and sense of self that characterizes different generations. The author asserts that Generation Me developed an inflated sense of self-importance due to the emphasis placed on self-esteem development in public schools. The write evaluates the value of this text. Four pages in length, two sources are cited.