The self, ego, identity, personality

    Sedated Society

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    L2 Selves and Motivations in Asian Contexts

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    This book examines the applications of language learning motivation research theories and models from WEIRD Western, educated, industrialized, rich, developed contexts to the EFL situation in Asian countries. Themes include the use of L2 selves as a theoretical model of motivation, teacher motivation and demotivation in Asian educational systems.

    Personality Theories

    By Eric Shiraev

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    A cross-cultural approach to the study of personality, delineating both the origin and application of personality theories.

    Problems in Dynamic Psychology: A Critique of Psychoanalysis and Suggested Formulations

    By John T. MacCurdy

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    Originally published in 1923, this book provides a discussion of aspects of psychoanalysis and puts forward solutions for various problems in the field. It is divided into four main parts: 'Freudian Formulations'; 'The Relationship of Psychoanalysis and Suggestion'; 'The Preconscious Phase'; 'Instincts and their Manifestations'.


    By Patrick M. Whitehead

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    Psychologizing introduces students to the study of psychology by encouraging them to approach the subject on a personal level. Classroom-tested, the psychologizing model emphasizes learning through practice. A conversational and highly engaging narrative prompts students to begin thinking like psychologists as they examine key concepts, including learning, development, personality, and...

    Self-Regulation and Ego Control

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    Self-Regulation and Ego Control examines the physiological effects of depletion, the effects of psychological variables in self-control depletion effects, the role of motivational and goal states on self-control depletion effects, and a number of cognitive perspectives on self-control exertion. This insightful book begins with an introduction of self-control theories, ego...

    Identity Process Theory

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    A team of world-renowned social psychologists presents some of the key developments in identity process theory, introducing the reader to the major social psychological debates about the construction and protection of identity in face of social change. The book's fresh approach will make an important impact on social psychology.

    Individuation and Narcissism: The psychology of self in Jung and Kohut

    By Mario Jacoby

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    Developments in Freudian psychoanalysis, particularly the work of Kohut and Winnicott, have led to a convergence with the Jungian position. In Individuation and Narcissism Mario Jacoby attempted to overcome the doctrinal differences between the different schools of depth psychology, while taking into account the characteristic approaches of each. Through a...

    Personality and Close Relationship Processes

    By Stanley O. Gaines

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    This book integrates personality theories and research on attitudes, traits, values, motives, emotions, and moods as influences on close relationship processes.

    The Psychology of Time Perception

    By John Wearden

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    Classical and modern research on timing in children is reviewed, as well as work on time perception and time experience in older people.

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