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A Theoretical Perspective for Understanding Reactions to Victimization
Although specific victimizations may differ, there appear to be common psychological responses across a wide variety of victims. It is proposed that victims' psychological distress is largely due toExpand
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Grief and the Search for Meaning: Exploring the Assumptive Worlds of Bereaved College Students
Researchers have recently begun to challenge long-standing views of grief and have called for new approaches to help understand the phenomenon. In this vein, the present study examined the impact ofExpand
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Proscriptive versus prescriptive morality: two faces of moral regulation.
A distinction is made between two forms of morality on the basis of approach-avoidance differences in self-regulation. Prescriptive morality is sensitive to positive outcomes, activation-based, andExpand
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Surveying the Moral Landscape
We present a new six-cell Model of Moral Motives that applies a fundamental motivational distinction in psychology to the moral domain. In addition to moral motives focused on the self or another, weExpand
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To Provide or Protect: Motivational Bases of Political Liberalism and Conservatism
Political liberalism and conservatism differ in provide versus protect orientations, specifically providing for group members' welfare (political Left) and protecting the group from harm (politicalExpand
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Mapping moral motives : Approach, avoidance, and political orientation
Abstract Recent critiques of moral psychology and the contemporary culture wars highlight the need for a better understanding of diverse moral perspectives. A model of moral motives is proposed. TheExpand
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The “Shoulds” and “Should Nots” of Moral Emotions: A Self-Regulatory Perspective on Shame and Guilt
A self-regulatory framework for distinguishing between shame and guilt was tested in three studies. Recently, two forms of moral regulation based on approach versus avoidance motivation have beenExpand
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Where Do We Draw Our Lines? Politics, Rigidity, and the Role of Self-Regulation
Past research on political orientation suggests an association between conservatism and cognitive rigidity. In the area of self-regulation, cognitive rigidity has been related to avoidance motivationExpand
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