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Unformatted text preview: ____Generous ____Philosophical ____Uncooperative ____Assertive ____Hapha zard ____Pleasant ____Uncreative ____Bashful ____Harsh ____Practical ____Undemanding ____Bold
____Unimaginative ____Impractical ____Self- pitying ____Uninquisitive ____Conscientious ____Inconsistent ____Selfish ____Inefficient ____Shallow This Person is really
amazingly great in
every way ... ____Unintellectual ____Considerate ____Unintelligent ____Cooperative
____Unsympathetic ____Introverted ____System atic ____Irritable ____Talkative ____Untalkative ____Temperamental ____Verbal ____Unsystematic ____Efficient ____Jealous ____Emotional ____Kind ____Thorough ____Vigorous ____Energetic ____Moody ____Timid ____Warm ____Envious ____Neat ____Touchy ____Withdrawn This Person is really
amazingly bad in
every way ... ? This Person is really
amazingly great in
every way. From their
responses it is
apparent that they are
whimsical, and kind. S ELF-VERIFICATION MULTIPLE SELVES
Do we have just one view of the Self? Giesler, Josephs, & Swann (1996)
Results: 0 25 50 No
75 100 How many Selves in the Self?
Hazel Markus Non Depressed Independent & Interdependent Selves
Possible Selves Depressed Tory Higgins
Self-Discrepancy Theory Percentage Who Chose Negative Report INDEPENDENT &
View of Self as distinct from others
Interdependent Self POSSIBLE SELVES Type of self-knowledge that pertains to how we think about
our potential and our future
Ideal selves we want to become Self as inherently linked with others Neutral selves we could become Includes other people in one’s view of self Selves we are afraid of becoming S ELF-DISCREPANCY
THEORY SELF-ESTEEM Ideal Self Depression Who you would ideally
like to be Self-evaluative component of the Self-Concept
Global Self-Esteem Actual Self State Self-Esteem Who you are now Anxiety Ought Self Implicit Self-Esteem Who other people think
you should be To Reverse-Code: Subtract reversed items from 7
1. On the whole, I am satisﬁed with myself. 1. On the whole, I am satisﬁed with myself. 2. At times I think I am no good at all...
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This note was uploaded on 10/26/2013 for the course PSYCHOLOGY psyb10 taught by Professor Inzlicht during the Fall '09 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.
- Fall '09