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Advances in identity theory and research

Author: Peter J Burke
Publisher: New York : Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This timely volume will be of interest to social psychologists in sociology and psychology, behavioral scientists, and political scientists."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Congrès
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter J Burke
ISBN: 0306477416 9780306477416 030647851X 9780306478512
OCLC Number: 52178449
Description: xii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The me and the not-me : positive and negative poles of identity / George J. McCall --
Roots of identity : family resemblances / K. Jill Kiecolt and Anna F. LoMascolo --
Identities and behavior / Alicia D. Cast --
The political self : identity resources for radical democracy / Peter Callero --
Identity and inequality : exploring links between self and stratification processes / Matthew O. Hunt --
The role of self-evaluation in identity salience and commitment / Timothy J. Owens and Richard T. Serpe --
Justice, emotion, and identity theory / Jan E. Stets --
Feeling good, feeling well : identity, emotion, and health / Linda E. Francis --
Interaction, emotion, and collective identities / Edward J. Lawler --
Using identity discrepancy theory to predict psychological distress / Kristen Marcussen and Michael D. Large --
The self, multiple identities and the production of mixed emotions / Lynn Smith-Lovin --
Personal agency in the accumulation of multiple role-identities / Peggy A. Thoits --
Relationships among multiple identities / Peter J. Burke --
Final commentary : A peek ahead / Sheldon Stryker.
Responsibility: edited by Peter J. Burke [and others].
Local System Bib Number:
.b18831886

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This volume is presented in four sections based on recent research in the field: the sources of identity, the tie between identity and the social structure, the non-cognitive outcomes - such as  Read more...
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