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The Resource Social comparison : contemporary theory and research, edited by Jerry Suls, Thomas Ashby Wills

Social comparison : contemporary theory and research, edited by Jerry Suls, Thomas Ashby Wills

Label
Social comparison : contemporary theory and research
Title
Social comparison
Title remainder
contemporary theory and research
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jerry Suls, Thomas Ashby Wills
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM251
LC item number
.S671157 1990
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HM251.S67
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HM 291
NLM item number
S6765 1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Suls, Jerry M
  • Wills, Thomas Ashby
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social psychology
  • Self-evaluation
  • Self-esteem
Label
Social comparison : contemporary theory and research, edited by Jerry Suls, Thomas Ashby Wills
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A brief history of social comparison theory / Ladd Wheeler -- Serving self-relevant goals through social comparison / Joanne V. Wood and Kathryn L. Taylor -- Similarity and self-esteem in downward comparison / Thomas Ashby Wils -- Changing patterns of comparative behavior as skills are acquired : a functional model of self-evaluation / Diane N. Ruble and Karin S. Frey -- Emotion in social comparison and reflection processes / Abraham Tesser -- The uniqueness bias : studies of constructive social comparison / George R. Goethals, David M. Messick, and Scott T. Allison -- Social projection and attitudinal certainty / Norman Miller, Sharon Gross, and Rolf Holtz -- Self-esteem and intergroup comparisons : toward a theory of collective self-esteem / Riia Luhtanen and Jennifer Crocker -- Responses to upward and downward social comparisons : the impact of esteem-relevance and perceived control / Brenda Major, Maria Testa, and Wayne H. Bylsma
  • Social comparison processes in envy and jealousy / Peter Salovey -- When social comparison goes awry : the case of pluralistic ignorance / Dale T. Miller and Cathy McFarland -- Downward comparison and coping with threat / Frederick X. Gibbons and Meg Gerrard -- Comparisons, justice, and the internment of Japanese-Americans / Donna Nagata and Faye Crosby -- Social comparison and coping with major medical problems / Glenn Affleck and Howard Tennen -- Commentary : neo-social comparison theory and beyond / Thomas Ashby Wils and Jerry Suls
Control code
21080277
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 431 pages
Isbn
9780805805499
Lccn
90031062
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)58834
  • (OCoLC)21080277
Label
Social comparison : contemporary theory and research, edited by Jerry Suls, Thomas Ashby Wills
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • A brief history of social comparison theory / Ladd Wheeler -- Serving self-relevant goals through social comparison / Joanne V. Wood and Kathryn L. Taylor -- Similarity and self-esteem in downward comparison / Thomas Ashby Wils -- Changing patterns of comparative behavior as skills are acquired : a functional model of self-evaluation / Diane N. Ruble and Karin S. Frey -- Emotion in social comparison and reflection processes / Abraham Tesser -- The uniqueness bias : studies of constructive social comparison / George R. Goethals, David M. Messick, and Scott T. Allison -- Social projection and attitudinal certainty / Norman Miller, Sharon Gross, and Rolf Holtz -- Self-esteem and intergroup comparisons : toward a theory of collective self-esteem / Riia Luhtanen and Jennifer Crocker -- Responses to upward and downward social comparisons : the impact of esteem-relevance and perceived control / Brenda Major, Maria Testa, and Wayne H. Bylsma
  • Social comparison processes in envy and jealousy / Peter Salovey -- When social comparison goes awry : the case of pluralistic ignorance / Dale T. Miller and Cathy McFarland -- Downward comparison and coping with threat / Frederick X. Gibbons and Meg Gerrard -- Comparisons, justice, and the internment of Japanese-Americans / Donna Nagata and Faye Crosby -- Social comparison and coping with major medical problems / Glenn Affleck and Howard Tennen -- Commentary : neo-social comparison theory and beyond / Thomas Ashby Wils and Jerry Suls
Control code
21080277
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 431 pages
Isbn
9780805805499
Lccn
90031062
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)58834
  • (OCoLC)21080277

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