Search for dissertations about: "self-esteem"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 swedish dissertations containing the word self-esteem.

  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; Stockholms universitet.; [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; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi; self-esteem; contingent self-esteem; burnout; stressors; gender; stress; work; competence; performance;

    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. Disordered eating among Swedish adolescents : : Associations with emotion dysregulation, depression and self-esteem

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Erika Hansson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Disordered eating; emotion dysregulation; depression; self-esteem; SCOFF; parental associations;

    Abstract : Vägen till en ätstörning, som exempelvis anorexia nervosa eller hetsätningsstörning leder alltid förbi ett gränsland där energiintaget stegvis förändras. Kanske stoppar man i sig aningen mindre mat på måndagen än man gjorde på söndagen och på tisdagen lite mindre än på måndagen. READ MORE

  4. 4. Psychobiological functioning in mid-adolescent girls and boys Linkages to self reported stress, self-esteem and recurrent pain

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Lisa Folkesson Hellstadius; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adolescents; Cortisol; Alpha-amylase; Stress; Self-esteem; Recurrent pain; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : Among adolescents, the day-to-day functioning of the hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal-axis (HPA-axis) and of the autonomic nervous system (ANS) and their relationships with stress, subjective health complaints and psychological factors such as self-esteem, studied in naturalistic settings, have been largely unexplored. This thesis aimed to investigate the diurnal activity of the HPA-axis (Studies I & II) in terms of salivary cortisol and the ANS/SNS system (Study III) in terms of salivary alpha-amylase (sAA) in mid-adolescent girls and boys. READ MORE

  5. 5. Youth - the future manpower. Studies on unemployment, quality of life and work attitudes

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Lars Axelsson; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Young adults; adolescents; health; quality of life; unemployment; work ethics; work attitudes; sense of coherence; social support; self-esteem; Self-esteem; Social medicine; Socialmedicin; samhällsmedicin; Social support; Work attitudes; Sense of coherence; Work ethics; Unemployment; Quality of life; Health; Adolescents;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Arbetslivet är en av de viktigaste delarna i människors livssituation och ett av de viktigaste incitamenten för välfärden i ett samhälle. Stora förändringar har skett för ungdomar beträffande arbetslivet och inträdet i arbetslivet under de senaste decennierna. Bl.a. READ MORE