Self-critical perfectionism and daily affect: dispositional and situational influences on stress and coping.

  title={Self-critical perfectionism and daily affect: dispositional and situational influences on stress and coping.},
  author={David M Dunkley and D. Zuroff and K. Blankstein},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  volume={84 1},
  • David M Dunkley, D. Zuroff, K. Blankstein
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • This study of university students (64 men and 99 women) examined both dispositional and situational influences of self-critical (SC) perfectionism on stress and coping, which explain its association with high negative affect and low positive affect. Participants completed questionnaires at the end of the day for 7 consecutive days. Structural equation modeling indicated that the relation between SC perfectionism and daily affect could be explained by several maladaptive tendencies associated… CONTINUE READING
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