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Transcending self-interest : psychological explorations of the quiet ego

Author: Heidi A Wayment; Jack J Bauer
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, ©2008.
Series: Decade of behavior.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"For decades social scientists have observed that Americans are becoming more selfish, headstrong, and callous. Instead of lamenting a cultural slide toward narcissism, Transcending Self-Interest: Psychological Explanations of the Quiet Ego provides a constructive framework for understanding - and conducting research on - both the problems of egocentrism and the ways of transcending it."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Quiet Ego Conference (1st : 2005 : Northern Arizona University).
Transcending self-interest.
Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, ©2008
(OCoLC)647527298
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Heidi A Wayment; Jack J Bauer
ISBN: 9781433803406 1433803402
OCLC Number: 174040136
Description: xx, 263 pages ; 27 cm.
Contents: Psychology of the quiet ego / Jack J. Bauer and Heidi A. Wayment --
Lure of the noisy ego : narcissism as a social trap / W. Keith Campbell and Laura E. Buffardi --
Terror management perspective on the quiet ego and the loud ego : implications of ego volume control for personal and social well-being / Spee Kosloff [and others] --
In search of the optimal ego : when self-enhancement bias helps and hurts adjustment / Virginia S.Y. Kwan, Lu Lu Kuang, and Belinda X. Zhao --
Taming the wild ego : the challenge of humility / Julie Juola Exline --
From egosystem to ecosystem : implications for relationships, learning, and well-being / Jennifer Crocker --
Beyond me : mindful responses to social threat / Kirk Warren Brown [and others] --
Individual differences in quiet ego functioning : authenticity, mindfulness, and secure self-esteem / Michael H. Kernis and Whitney L. Heppner --
Self-compassion : moving beyond the pitfalls of a separate self-concept / Kristin D. Neff --
Role of awareness and autonomy in quieting the ego : a self-determination theory perspective / Christopher P. Niemiec, Richard M. Ryan, and Kirk Warren Brown --
Motivation, threshold for threat, and quieting the ego / Holley S. Hodgins --
Hierarchy among selves : an implication for relations with persons versus groups / Lowell Gaertner [and others] --
Allo-inclusive identity : incorporating the social and natural worlds into one's sense of self / Mark R. Leary, Jessica M. Tipsord, and Eleanor B. Tate --
Perspectives on the self in the East and the West : searching for the quiet ego / Derrick Wirtz and Chi-yue Chiu --
Collective and compassionate consequences of downward social comparisons / Heidi A. Wayment and Erin M. O'Mara --
Collective angst : how threats to the future vitality of the ingroup shape intergroup emotion / Michael J.A. Wohl and Nyla R. Branscombe --
Beyond the individualistic self : a framework for prosocial motives and judgments / M. Audrey Korsgaard and Bruce M. Meglino --
How the ego quiets as it grows : ego development, growth stories, and eudaimonic personality development / Jack J. Bauer --
Homonegativity and the lesbian self : portraits of the ego as either transcender or occluder of negative social stereotypes / Ed de St. Aubin and Kim Skerven --
Self-development through selflessness : the paradoxical process of growing wiser / Monika Ardelt --
Generativity, the redemptive self, and the problem of a noisy ego in American life / Dan P.M. McAdams.
Series Title: Decade of behavior.
Responsibility: edited by Heidi A. Wayment, Jack J. Bauer.
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