Handbook of Personality and Self-Regulation

Handbook of Personality and Self-Regulation

Editor(s): Rick H. Hoyle

Published Online: 15 JAN 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405177122

Online ISBN: 9781444318111

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318111

About this Book

The Handbook of Personality and Self-Regulation integrates scholarly research on self-regulation in the personality, developmental, and social psychology traditions for a broad audience of social and behavioral scientists interested in the processes by which people control, or fail to control, their own behavior.

  • Examines self-regulation as it influences and is influenced by basic personality processes in normal adults
  • Offers 21 original contributions from an internationally respected group of scholars in the fields of personality and self-regulation
  • Explores the causes and consequences of inadequate self-regulation and the means by which self-regulation might be improved
  • Integrates empirical findings on basic personality traits with findings inspired by emerging models of self-regulation
  • Provides a comprehensive, up-to-date, and stimulating view of the field for students and researchers in a wide range of disciplines

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Temperament and Early Personality

  2. Part II: Personality Processes

    1. Chapter 11

      Acting on Limited Resources (pages 243–262)

      C. Nathan DeWall, Roy F. Baumeister, David R. Schurtz and Matthew T. Gailliot

  3. Part III: Individual Differences

    1. Chapter 17

      Modes of Self-Regulation (pages 375–402)

      Arie W. Kruglanski, Edward Orehek, E. Tory Higgins, Antonio Pierro and Idit Shalev

    2. Chapter 21

      Hypo-egoic Self-Regulation (pages 474–497)

      Mark R. Leary, Claire E. Adams and Eleanor B. Tate

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