A Terror Management Theory of Social Behavior: The Psychological Functions of Self-Esteem and Cultural Worldviews

Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, Tom Pyszczynski

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LanguageEnglish (US)
Pages93-159
Number of pages67
JournalAdvances in Experimental Social Psychology
Volume24
Issue numberC
DOIs
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Social Behavior
Self Concept
Psychology
Buffers
Anxiety
Instinct
Aptitude
Maintenance

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A Terror Management Theory of Social Behavior : The Psychological Functions of Self-Esteem and Cultural Worldviews. / Solomon, Sheldon; Greenberg, Jeff; Pyszczynski, Tom.

In: Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, Vol. 24, No. C, 1991, p. 93-159.

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