The Narcissism Epidemic
  • Author : Jean M. Twenge
  • Release Date : 13 April 2010
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Genre : Psychology
  • Pages : 343
  • ISBN 13 : 9781416575993
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Book Description: Citing a rise in such factors as cosmetic surgery, status-related debt and misrepresented Facebook profiles, a cautionary report on the increase of unhealthy ego-related behaviors examines its actual cost to families, organizations and societies. By the author of Generation Me.

The Narcissism Epidemic

The Narcissism Epidemic

Author : Jean M. Twenge,W. Keith Campbell
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Psychology
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Citing a rise in such factors as cosmetic surgery, status-related debt and misrepresented Facebook profiles, a cautionary report on the increase of unhealthy ego-related behaviors examines its actual cost to families, organizations and societies. By the author of Generation Me....

The Narcissism Epidemic

The Narcissism Epidemic

Author : Jean M. Twenge,W. Keith Campbell
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Psychology
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Narcissism -- a very positive and inflated view of the self -- is everywhere. It's what you have if you're a politician and you've strayed from your wife, and it's whyÊfive times as many Americans undergo plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures today than did just ten years ago. It's ...

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Publisher : Sourcebooks, Inc.
Genre : FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
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Narcissistic men seem like the ultimate catch: self-confident, attractive, charming individuals who are often the life of the party. The narcissist always knows the place to be and who to be seen with. His attention is initially very flattering, but eventually his behavior is not: he becomes aloof and controlling ...

The New Science of Narcissism

The New Science of Narcissism

Author : W. Keith Campbell,Carolyn Crist
Publisher : Sounds True
Genre : Psychology
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Cut Through the Noise Around Narcissism with the Leading Researcher in the Field “Narcissism” is truly one of the most important words our time—ceaselessly discussed in the media, the subject of millions of online search queries, and at the centerpiece of serious social and political debates. But what does ...

Generation Me

Generation Me

Author : Jean M. Twenge
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Social Science
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Draws on more than a decade of research to identify the challenges being faced by today's young adults, offering insight into how unprecedented levels of competitiveness, economic imbalances, and changes in sexual dynamics are resulting in higher incidences of life dissatisfaction and psychological turmoil. Reprint. 35,000 first printing....

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Author : Kristin Dombek
Publisher : FSG Originals
Genre : Social Science
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They're among us, but they are not like us. They manipulate, lie, cheat, and steal. They are irresistibly charming and accomplished, appearing to live in a radiance beyond what we are capable of. But narcissists are empty. No one knows exactly what everyone else is full of--some kind of a ...

The Handbook of Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder

The Handbook of Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder

Author : W. Keith Campbell
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Psychology
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The Handbook of Narcissism and Narcissistic Personality Disorder is the definitive resource for empirically sound information on narcissism for researchers, students, and clinicians at a time when this personality disorder has become a particularly relevant area of interest. This unique work deepens understanding of how narcissistic behavior influences behavior and ...

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Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Health & Fitness
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Comforting and intimate, this “girlfriend” guide to getting pregnant gets to the heart of all the emotional issues around having children—biological pressure, in-law pressures, greater social pressures—to support women who are considering getting pregnant. Trying to get pregnant is enough to make any woman impatient. The Impatient Woman’...

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Epidemics like Covid, while an oddity to most of us in the U.S., have been a frequent affair in human history. They have traditionally been associated with viruses such as the Black Plague, HIV, and Ebola, but have recently incorporated addiction, like with Opioids. Now, our worst epidemic is ...

The Narcissist Next Door

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Author : Jeffrey Kluger
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Psychology
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A timely and provocative exploration of narcissism, from Donald Trump to Kanye West to Lance Armstrong, that shows us how to recognize and handle the narcissists we encounter every day. Narcissists are everywhere. There are millions of them in the United States alone: politicians, entertainers, businesspeople, your neighbors. Recognizing and ...

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Author : Christopher Lasch
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Social Science
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The classic New York Times bestseller, with a new introduction by E.J. Dionne Jr. When The Culture of Narcissism was first published in 1979, Christopher Lasch was hailed as a “biblical prophet” (Time). Lasch’s identification of narcissism as not only an individual ailment but also a burgeoning social epidemic ...

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Author : Cynthia Lechan Goodman,Barbara Leff
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Self-Help
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Narcissistic Personality Disorder, often mistaken for a too-big ego or inflated self-esteem, is in actuality a severe psychological condition that ruins marriages, social relationships, work environments, and the sufferer's own sense of self. Although perceived as self-confident and arrogant, narcissists are really victims of devastatingly low self-esteem and insecurity. The ...

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Author : Wendy T. Behary
Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
Genre : Family & Relationships
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Do you know someone who is overly arrogant, shows an extreme lack of empathy, or exhibits an inflated sense of entitlement? Do they exploit others, or engage in magical thinking? These are all traits of narcissistic personality disorder, and when it comes to dealing with narcissists, it can be difficult ...

The Narcissist You Know

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Author : Joseph Burgo
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Psychology
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In the tradition of The Sociopath Next Door, clinical psychologist Joseph Burgo’s The Narcissist You Know is a “clear, easily digestible” (Kirkus Reviews) guide to help you identify, disarm, and coexist with extreme narcissists. In today’s social media and selfie-obsessed culture, we are living in an age of ...

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Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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This volume brings together leading investigators who integrate two distinct research domains in social psychology--people's internal worlds and their close relationships. Contributors present compelling findings on the bidirectional interplay between internal processes, such as self-esteem and self-regulation, and relationship processes, such as how positively partners view each other, whether they ...