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The Expression of Anger as a Function of Self-Esteem

  title={The Expression of Anger as a Function of Self-Esteem},
  author={Kimberly M. Brooks},
  • Kimberly M. Brooks
  • Published 1984
  • Psychology
  • This study investigated the relationship between level of self-esteem and anger expression. Fifty female and 36 male university students completed the Tennessee Self-Concept Scale and the Anger Self-Report. A 3 x 2 ANOVA showed a significant relationship between self-esteem and the ASR scales of Anger Awareness, Guilt, Mistrust, and Total Anger. In addition, women were found to experience significantly more anger-related guilt than men, while verbal and physical anger expression were both… CONTINUE READING

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