Search for dissertations about: "Maarit Johnson"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words Maarit Johnson.

  1. 1. On the dynamics of self-esteem : Empirical validation of Basic self-esteem and Earning self-esteem

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Maarit Johnson; Liisa Keltikangas-Järvinen; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Self-esteem; competence; validation; stability; adjustment; health; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The present thesis aims at distinguishing between self-esteem as basic self-love (basic self-esteem) and self-esteem as related to competence (earning self-esteem). In previous research these two phenomena have most often been studied under one and the same self-esteem concept. READ MORE

  2. 2. Striving for self-esteem Conceptualizations and role in burnout

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Victoria Blom; Maarit Johnson; Petra Lindfors; Martin Bäckström; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; self-esteem; contingent self-esteem; burnout; stressors; gender; stress; work; competence; performance; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : When self-esteem is dependent on competence individuals invest a great deal of effort in their accomplishments in order to validate themselves. The aim of the present thesis was to develop a theoretically sound and valid concept and measure of contingent self-esteem dependent on competence, and examine its vulnerable implications and role in burnout. READ MORE

  3. 3. Striving for self-esteem : Conceptualizations and role in burnout

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Victoria Blom; Maarit Johnson; Petra Lindfors; Martin Bäckström; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; self-esteem; contingent self-esteem; burnout; stressors; gender; stress; work; competence; performance; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : When self-esteem is dependent on competence individuals invest a great deal of effort in their accomplishments in order to validate themselves. The aim of the present thesis was to develop a theoretically sound and valid concept and measure of contingent self-esteem dependent on competence, and examine its vulnerable implications and role in burnout. READ MORE