PSYC 267 chapter 6 practice test
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What is not true about self concept?
it is composed of one dominant belief about the self
Mismatches between ones actual and ought selves result in lower self esteem and
agitation related feelings
A person reared in a collectivist culture is likely to have a ___ self view, whereas a person reared in and individualistic culture is likely to have a _____ self view:
low self esteem is associated with
self concept confusion
aggression in response to self esteem threats is more likely to occur in people who are
which of the following is not a basic principle of self perception?
people are "cognitive spenders"
Keisha is upset when a textbook is stolen, but she feels better after she hears that classmates book bag including her cell phone and wallet was stolen. this is an example of
which of the following statements about self efficacy is true?
it can be developed by preserving through failure until one achieves success.
the self presentation strategy of ingratiation involves trying to make others
which of the following will not help you build higher self-esteem?
comparing yourself with those who are best in a given area.