© 1990

The Self-Concept

European Perspectives on its Development, Aspects, and Applications

  • Louis Oppenheimer

Part of the Recent Research in Psychology book series (PSYCHOLOGY)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Annerieke Oosterwegel, Louis Oppenheimer
    Pages 9-21
  3. Louis Oppenheimer, Nel Warnars-Kleverlaan, Peter C. M. Molenaar
    Pages 45-61
  4. Hedvig Katona-Sallay
    Pages 97-105
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 159-160

About this book


From the Preface: "The purpose of this book is to present the state-of-the-art of the study of the self-concept in Eastern and Western Europe. It offers an overview of the type of questions, points of emphasis, employed methodologies, and major findings in the various European countries... while some of the issues treated in this book relate to well researched areas in the study of the self-concept, others present new ideas, approaches, and methodologies."


Self-concept development self-esteem self-recognition social competence

Editors and affiliations

  • Louis Oppenheimer
    • 1
  1. 1.Vakgroep OntwikkelingspsychologieUniversiteit van AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title The Self-Concept
  • Book Subtitle European Perspectives on its Development, Aspects, and Applications
  • Editors Louis Oppenheimer
  • Series Title Recent Research in Psychology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-540-52371-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-84143-9
  • Series ISSN 1431-7532
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages VIII, 160
  • Number of Illustrations 3 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Developmental Psychology
    Personality and Social Psychology
    Sociology, general
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