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ERIC Number: EJ1098116
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0973-8827
Perfectionism: A Risk to Self-Harm
Cranab, A. Linsey; Raja, B. William Dharma
Journal on Educational Psychology, v8 n3 p15-20 Nov 2014-Jan 2015
Naturally humans strive to do their work. But when it exceeds a limit, it becomes neurotic and also not healthy perfectionism. Perfectionism is always not pleasurable, and people typically confuse their talents and capabilities with their perfectionism. In fact, perfectionism interferes with a person's ability to do well (Hummel, 2000). This paper reveals about the risk of self-harm due to perfectionists' thinking.
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Language: English
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