8. The Self in Relationships: Whether, How, and When Close Others Put the Self “in Its Place”

  1. Wolfgang Stroebe Professor of Social, Organizational and Health Psychology Fellow of the British Psychological Society5 and
  2. Miles Hewstone Fellow of New College6
  1. Constantine Sedikides1,
  2. W. Keith Campbell2,
  3. Glenn D. Reeder3 and
  4. Andrew J. Elliot4

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470013478.ch8

European Review of Social Psychology, Volume 12

European Review of Social Psychology, Volume 12

How to Cite

Sedikides, C., Campbell, W. K., Reeder, G. D. and Elliot, A. J. (2001) The Self in Relationships: Whether, How, and When Close Others Put the Self “in Its Place”, in European Review of Social Psychology, Volume 12 (eds W. Stroebe and M. Hewstone), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470013478.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Utrecht University, The Netherlands

  2. 6

    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Psychology, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, University Plaza, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Psychology, Illinois State University, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Psychology, University of Rochester, Wilson Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14627, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486756

Online ISBN: 9780470013472

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Keywords:

  • relationships-as-bound hypothesis;
  • SSB in close dyads;
  • relational closeness curtails self-enhancement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Effect of Relationship Closeness on the Ssb: Hypotheses

  • The Effect of Relationship Closeness on the Ssb: A Review of the Literature

  • Hypothesis Testing

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgments

  • References