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Self Esteem

Known as: Esteem, Self, Self-esteem, Esteems, Self 
A feeling of self-worth, self-confidence, and self-respect.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2004
Review
2004
Researchers have recently questioned the benefits associated with having high self-esteem. The authors propose that the… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In this article, I present a theoretical perspective on the nature of "optimal" self-esteem. One of my major goals is to show… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
This article presents meta-analytic results of the relationship of 4 traits--self-esteem, generalized self-efficacy, locus of… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
Background. Although childhood obesity may have detrimental consequences for childhood self-esteem, the prevalence and magnitude… 
Review
1996
Review
1996
Conventional wisdom has regarded low self-esteem as an important cause of violence, but the opposite view is theoretically viable… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
Social behavior is ordinarily treated as being under conscious (if not always thoughtful) control. However, considerable evidence… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Five studies tested hypotheses derived from the sociometer model of self-esteem according to which the self-esteem system… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
College students in 31 nations (N = 13,118) completed measures of self-esteem, life satisfaction, and satisfaction with specific… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Research on dispositional optimism as assessed by the Life Orientation Test (Scheier & Carver, 1985) has been challenged on the… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This article examines the measurement of short-lived (i.e., state) changes in self-esteem. A new scale is introduced that is…