ERIC Number: EJ405898
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Self-Concept Research: A Historical Overview.
Social Forces, v68 n1 p34-44 Sep 1989
Reviews the history of self-concept research. Suggests that self-concept research was long neglected due to major hostile scientific paradigms: psychology's behaviorist paradigm, sociology's social factist and social behaviorist paradigms, and the Freudian paradigm in psychoanalysis. Contains 46 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Revision of a paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Southern Sociological Society (Nashville, TN, March 18, 1988).