Self-esteem, self-conscious emotions, resilience, trait anxiety and their relation to self-handicapping tendencies

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Török, Lilla; Szabó, Zsolt Péter; Boda-Ujlaky, Judit;
  • Publisher: Naklada Slap
  • Journal: Review of psychology, volume 21, issue 2 (issn: 1330-6812, eissn: 1849-0905)
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  • Subject: self-handicapping; self-esteem; resilience; self-conscious emotions; trait anxiety

Jones and Berglas (1978) define self-handicapping as any action or choice of performance setting that enhances the opportunity to externalize (or excuse) failure and to internalize (reasonably accept credit for) success (p. 406). The present study examined the role of p... View more
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