ERIC Number: EJ248215
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Mar
Self-Consciousness and Reactance.
Carver, Charles S.; Scheier, Michael F.
Journal of Research in Personality, v15 n1 p16-29 Mar 1981
Two studies examined the effects of dispositional self-consciousness on reactance. Men who were high in private self-consciousness displayed greater reactance responses to a coercive communication attempt. Women high in private self-consciousness exhibited greater reactance responses to a self-imposed threat to their freedom of choice. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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