6. Narcissism From the Perspective of the Dynamic Self-Regulatory Processing Model

  1. W. Keith Campbell and
  2. Joshua D. Miller
  1. Carolyn C. Morf,
  2. Loredana Torchetti and
  3. Eva Schürch

Published Online: 12 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118093108.ch6

The Handbook of Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Theoretical Approaches, Empirical Findings, and Treatments

The Handbook of Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Theoretical Approaches, Empirical Findings, and Treatments

How to Cite

Morf, C. C., Torchetti, L. and Schürch, E. (2011) Narcissism From the Perspective of the Dynamic Self-Regulatory Processing Model, in The Handbook of Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder: Theoretical Approaches, Empirical Findings, and Treatments (eds W. K. Campbell and J. D. Miller), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey. doi: 10.1002/9781118093108.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470607220

Online ISBN: 9781118093108

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Keywords:

  • narcissism;
  • self-esteem;
  • personality;
  • self-regulation

Summary

This chapter provides an updated presentation of the dynamic self-regulatory model of narcissism. Narcissism is described as part of a self-regulatory system that uses inter- and intrapersonal processes to elevate and maintain self-esteem.