Objectives: Recent research suggests that self-oriented perfectionism may be similar to conscientious achievement striving. Flett and Hewitt (2006) have argued, however, that despite some similarities, there are also critical theoretical differences. The purpose of the ... View more
Anshel, M. H., & Eom, H. (2002). Exploring the dimensions of perfectionism in sport. International Journal of Sport Psychology, 34, 255-271.
Besser, A., Flett, G. L., & Hewitt, P. L. (2004). Perfectionism, cognition, and affect in response to performance failure versus success. Journal of RationalEmotive & Cognitive Behavior Therapy, 22, 301-328.
Bieling, P. J., Israeli, A. L., & Antony, M. M. (2004). Is perfectionism good, bad, or both? Examining models of the perfectionism construct. Personality and Individual Differences, 36, 1373-1385.
Blatt, S. J. (1995). The destructiveness of perfectionism. American Psychologist, 50, 1003-1020.
Burns, D. D. (1980). The perfectionists script for self-defeat. Psychology Today, 34- 51.
Campbell, J. D., & Di Paula, A. (2002). Perfectionistic self-beliefs: Their relation to personality and goal pursuit. In G. L. Flett & P. L. Hewitt (Eds.), Perfectionism: Theory, research, and treatment. (pp. 181-198). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
Carver, C. S., & Ganellen, R. J. (1983). Depression and components of selfpunitiveness: High standards, self-criticism, and overgeneralization. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 92, 330-337.
Cohen, J. (1992). A power primer. Psychological Bulletin, 112, 155-159.
Cox, B. J., Enns, M. W., & Clara, I. P. (2002). The multidimensional structure of perfectionism in clinically distressed and college student samples. Psychological Assessment, 14, 365-373.
Enns, M. W., Cox, B. J., Sareen, J. & Freeman, P. (2001). Adaptive and maladaptive perfectionism in medical students: A longitudinal investigation. Medical Education, 35, 1034-1042.