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Title The Social importance of self-esteem / edited by Andrew M. Mecca, Neil J. Smelser, and John Vasconcellos.

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [1989]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  361.1 S678SI    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 346 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / Andrew M. Mecca -- Preface / John Vasconcellos -- Self-Esteem and Social Problems: An Introduction / Neil J. Smelser -- The Association Between Child Maltreatment and Self-Esteem / Bonnie Bhatti, David Derezotes, Seung-Ock Kim, Harry Specht -- Self-Esteem and Failure in School: Analysis and Policy Implications / Martin V. Covington -- Self-Esteem and Teenage Pregnancy / Susan B. Crockenberg, Barbara A. Soby -- Crime, Violence, and Self-Esteem: Review and Proposals / Thomas J. Scheff, Suzanne M. Retzinger, Michael T. Ryan -- Self-Esteem and Chronic Welfare Dependency / Leonard Schneiderman, Walter M. Furman, Joseph Weber -- Alcohol and Drug Use and Self-Esteem: A Psychological Perspective / Rodney Skager, Elizabeth Kerst -- Alcohol and Drug Use and Self-Esteem: A Sociocultural Perspective / Harry H. L. Kitano.
Subject Self-esteem -- Social aspects -- United States.
Social problems -- Psychological aspects.
Deviant behavior.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1945-
California Task Force to Promote Self-Esteem, and Personal and Social Responsibility.
Self Concept.
Social Problems.
Social Behavior Disorders.
Indexed Term Self-image
United States Social problems
Added Author Mecca, Andrew M.
Smelser, Neil J.
Vasconcellos, John.
ISBN 0520067088 alkaline paper
9780520067080 alkaline paper
0520067096 paperback alkaline paper
9780520067097 paperback alkaline paper
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