ERIC Number: EJ236298
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Need for Social Approval: Impression Management or Self-Deception?
Millham, Jim; Kellogg, Richard W.
Journal of Research in Personality, v14 n4 p445-57 Dec 1980
The self- and the other-deceptive components of social desirability responding were independent of each other, but positively and independently related to individual differences in need for approval score. Self-deceptive persons demonstrated diminished recall, while other-deceptive persons exhibited enhanced recall of negatively evaluative characteristics. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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