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- Oxford University Press, USA 2014; US$ 51.99
The book presents a new theory of personality, referred to as cognitive-experiential theory (CET). Currently there are a variety of personality theories that seem irreconcilable with each other. CET is integrative of all other major personality theories. This integration is accomplished by expanding upon current basic assumptions, including the assumption... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 32.50
This book discusses the effect of media presentation of the ideal body and other cultural influences on body image. It also compares the effects of gender, sexuality, social class, age and ethnicity on satisfaction with the way we look. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 49.95
The Cultural Psychology of Self brings together studies by philosophers and psychologists in an exploration of the self and its function. It will be of interest to those involved in the fields of philosophy, psychology and sociology. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 44.95
Kohut believed that narcissistic vulnerabilites play a significant part in the suffering that brings people for treatment. Siegel uses examples from his own practice to show how Kohut's theories can be applied to other forms of treatment. more...
- SAGE Publications 2001; US$ 65.00
Written by one of the most distinguished commentators in the field, this book asks why we see some bodies as 'monstrous' or 'vulnerable' and examines what this tells us about ideas of bodily 'normality' and bodily perfection. Drawing on feminist theories of the body, biomedical discourse and historical data, Margrit Shildrick argues that the response... more...
- Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 66.99
Self and identity have been important yet volatile notions in psychology since its formative years as a scientific discipline. Recently, psychologists and other social scientists have begun to develop and refine the conceptual and empirical tools for studying the complex nature of self. This volume presents a critical analysis of fundamental issues... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 46.00
Explores the concept of reflexive embodiment, how we, as embodied beings, reflect upon our own embodiment. This book considers the ways in which we modify and maintain our bodies, from brushing our teeth and washing our face through to tattooing and bodybuilding. It also evaluates competing claims on embodiment and suggests alternative approaches. more...