Understanding the Self

Written By Richard Stevens
Understanding the Self
  • Publsiher : SAGE
  • Release : 27 February 1996
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
  • Pages : 376 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Understanding the Self written by Richard Stevens which was release on 27 February 1996, this book published by SAGE. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: `I judge this book to be something of a triumph. It provides many valuable insights into how social psychologists work within different paradigms and with quite different assumptions.... Throughout, the writing is clear, central issues are constantly re-examined, and sight is never lost of the whole "task" of the book... it addresses central issues both adventurously and provocatively. Students who use it are lucky to have such a feast provided, and they are bound to find the material both challenging and stimulating... there is much more about self issues in this text than in any comparable social psychology text. And that, in itself, is a major achievement' - Self & Society This accessible, broad-based and a

Understanding the Self

Understanding the Self
  • Author : Richard Stevens
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 1996-02-27
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : `I judge this book to be something of a triumph. It provides many valuable insights into how social psychologists work within different paradigms and with quite different assumptions.... Throughout, the writing is clear, central issues are constantly re-examined, and sight is never lost of the whole "task" of the book... ...

Understanding the Self Help Organization

Understanding the Self Help Organization
  • Author : Thomas J. Powell
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 1994-08-17
  • Total pages : 345
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : This volume provides comprehensive coverage of self-help organizations, which in the United States alone involve over seven million people, from small local groups to major national organizations such as Alcoholics Anonymous. The focus is on three critical areas: public policy and self-help; participation, particularly by minorities, in self-help; and various ...

Psychological Healing Through Creative Self Understanding and Self Transformation

Psychological Healing Through Creative Self Understanding and Self Transformation
  • Author : Dr. Max Hammer,Dr. Barry J. Hammer,Dr. Alan C. Butler
  • Publisher : Strategic Book Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-12
  • Total pages : 556
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : This book focuses on the development of psychological self-understanding, healing psychologically painful inner conflicts, and the basis of psychological and spiritual fulfillment.Readers will discover a new understanding of effective psychotherapy, groundbreaking diagnostic psychological testing research, and the distinction between the ego self-concept, the experiential self, and the transpersonal self (...

A Psychosocial Understanding of Self injury and Trauma

A Psychosocial Understanding of Self injury and Trauma
  • Author : Maggie Long
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2022-01-21
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : This book is a key resource for any student or practitioner in the helping professions who wishes to develop a holistic understanding of self-injury. Debunking common myths and stereotypes, Long uses an interdisciplinary approach to help readers understand the people behind the symptoms. The impact of interpersonal, societal, and intergenerational ...

Understanding the Self and Others

Understanding the Self and Others
  • Author : Gordon Sammut,Paul Daanen,Fathali M. Moghaddam
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 215
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : "How do we, as human beings, come to understand ourselves and others around us? This question couldn't be more timely or pertinent to the issues facing humanity today. At the heart of most of our world's most troubling political and social problems lies a divergence in perspectives between nations and/...

Knowing the Self

Knowing the Self
  • Author : Yusmarhaini Yusof
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-09-14
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : This exciting new book explores attachment, alliance and therapeutic practice. Grounded in theory and built on new research findings based on adult attachment styles, it brings together ideas on attachment and the connections that counsellors and therapists make with the people who seek their help....

Three Keys to Self Understanding

Three Keys to Self Understanding
  • Author : Pat Wyman
  • Publisher : CAPT
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : Self-discovery can be an elusive process. Some people never fully express their true personalities because of obstacles from the past. Others float through life with a set of defense mechanisms that seem adequate until something happens to shake that pattern. In her groundbreaking work, Pat Wyman combines three psychological techniques ...

Understanding Early Adolescent Self and Identity

Understanding Early Adolescent Self and Identity
  • Author : Thomas M. Brinthaupt,Richard P. Lipka
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02-01
  • Total pages : 405
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : Addresses adolescent identity issues and suggests practical approaches to facilitate development and adjustment....

Understanding Repeated Self Injury

Understanding Repeated Self Injury
  • Author : Nick Huband,Digby Tantam
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2009-03-31
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : Why do some people repeatedly injure themselves? How common is this form of self-harm? How can professionals offer appropriate intervention and support to those whose lives are troubled by it, either directly or indirectly? This authoritative and systematic book adopts a holistic approach to the problem of repeated self-injury and ...

Narrative and Self Understanding

Narrative and Self Understanding
  • Author : Garry L. Hagberg
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-15
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : This exciting new edited collection bridges the gap between narrative and self-understanding. The problem of self-knowledge is of universal interest; the nature or character of its achievement has been one continuing thread in our philosophical tradition for millennia. Likewise the nature of storytelling, the assembly of individual parts of a ...

Understanding and Responding to Self Harm

Understanding and Responding to Self Harm
  • Author : Allan House
  • Publisher : Profile Books
  • Release Date : 2019-06-06
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : Self-harm is increasingly prevalent in our society. But few of us understand why, or know what to do to help ourselves, friends or family in such situations. It can be very isolating. Understanding and Responding to Self-Harm aims to fill this gap, providing practical information and advice for anyone who ...

Understanding and Working with People with Learning Disabilities Who Self Injure

Understanding and Working with People with Learning Disabilities Who Self Injure
  • Author : Pauline Heslop,Andrew Lovell
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15
  • Total pages : 159
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : This book looks at ways of improving care provision for people with learning disabilities who self-injure. The first part of the book sets out the theories behind psychological approaches to understanding self-injury, and in the second half case studies and 'practice pointers' propose ways of improving direct care....

The Self in Understanding and Treating Psychological Disorders

The Self in Understanding and Treating Psychological Disorders
  • Author : Michael Kyrios
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-29
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : A unique exploration of how the 'self' influences psychopathology, psychotherapy, emphasizing the need to integrate self-constructs into evidence-based conceptual models....

Understanding the Complexities of Self Image in an EFL Rural Setting

Understanding the Complexities of Self Image in an EFL Rural Setting
  • Author : Bertha Ramos Holguín,Jahir Aguirre Morales,Adrián Mauricio Pita Pabón
  • Publisher : Editorial de la Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia - UPTC
  • Release Date : 2021-03-02
  • Total pages : 64
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : In this book, we looked at self-image from a humanistic perspective. We see it as a dynamic and complex process that compromises self-respect and self-confidence. The protagonists of this story come from a rural area. They were a group of eleventh graders from a high school in Samacá, one of ...

Self Help The Understanding of Life

Self  Help  The Understanding of Life
  • Author : Vladimir Zivkovic
  • Publisher : Vladimir Živković
  • Release Date : 2022-05-17
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 9780761950400
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Summary : “Self- Help: The Understanding of Life” is another insightful reading from Vladimir Zivkovic, the author of books “Modern Relationships” and “The Book about Divine-Self”. How to improve your low self-esteem? Where all these modern life problems stem from? How to overcome them and stay on the right path in this ...