Malaise with praise: A narrative review of 10 years of research on the concept of Fear of Positive Evaluation in social anxiety

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Reichenberger, Julia; Blechert, Jens;
(2018)

Abstract Social anxiety is characterized by a fear of being negatively evaluated by others (i.e., Fear of Negative Evaluation [FNE]). In 2008, Weeks, Heimberg, and Rodebaugh proposed Fear of Positive Evaluation (FPE) as a second cognitive component in social anxiety. Th... View more
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