The self and personality POST

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The self and personality August 5, 2009 PSYC 352
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Agenda The self in individualist vs. collectivist cultures Development of the self-concept Self-esteem Self-discrepancy Social identity
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Instructional Objectives By the end of this lesson, students will be able to … Discuss some salient differences between self-concepts in individualist vs. collectivist cultures Provide an overview of the development of the self-concept from infancy through adolescence Define self-esteem and articulate some related findings, as well as dispel some of the myths surrounding this often- studied construct Define and discuss the importance of the self-reference effect Discuss different types of self-discrepancy and the effects each one can have Define social identity and discuss some of the effects of a social identity crisis
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Cultural differences in views of the self Individualist cultures use more trait terms to describe themselves Collectivist cultures use more context- and relationship terms We all use both
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