Reasoning about the self in positive and negative ways: relationship to psychological functioning in young adulthood.

@article{Banks2013ReasoningAT,
  title={Reasoning about the self in positive and negative ways: relationship to psychological functioning in young adulthood.},
  author={Megan Vanessa Banks and Karen Salmon},
  journal={Memory},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={
          10-26
        }
}
The current study investigated whether young adults' tendency to engage in autobiographical reasoning that described the self in positive and negative ways moderated: (1) the relationship between the amount and complexity of autobiographical reasoning in narratives of high and low points and psychological functioning, (2) the relationship between beliefs about the centrality of negative life events (low points) and psychological functioning. Narratives of life story high and low points… CONTINUE READING
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