Age and gender differences in self-esteem-A cross-cultural window.

@article{Bleidorn2016AgeAG,
  title={Age and gender differences in self-esteem-A cross-cultural window.},
  author={W. Bleidorn and R. Arslan and Jaap J. A. Denissen and P. Rentfrow and J. Gebauer and J. Potter and S. Gosling},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={2016},
  volume={111 3},
  pages={
          396-410
        }
}
Research and theorizing on gender and age differences in self-esteem have played a prominent role in psychology over the past 20 years. However, virtually all empirical research has been undertaken in the United States or other Western industrialized countries, providing a narrow empirical base from which to draw conclusions and develop theory. To broaden the empirical base, the present research uses a large Internet sample (N = 985,937) to provide the first large-scale systematic cross… Expand
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