Date of Award
Master of Science in Psychology
The primary purpose of this research is to understand the self-image motivational mechanisms that underlie self-concept discrepancies by testing the conditions that shift self-esteem discrepancies and, thus, people's motivation to reduce their discrepant self-concepts.
Laws, Valerie Leigh, "The motivation to resolve discrepancies between implicit and explicit self-esteem" (2009). Theses Digitization Project. 3587.