self evaluations

Childhood peers can predict your success as adults

September 21st, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 21 (IANS) Even on the playground, our childhood peers know us better than we do ourselves and may be able to best predict our success as an adult.Lisa ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Opposite sex performing better has negative impact on kids (Re-issue)

November 2nd, 2008 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A new study has challenged the findings of previous studies that showed comparisons within peer groups act as performance boosters for preschoolers.The new study led by University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Peers, not parents, boost Chinese high schoolers self-esteem

August 15th, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): Good relations with peers, rather than parents, influence Chinese high school students'' self-esteem, suggests a new study.However, its the opposite that holds true for younger adolescents ... Read more...

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Admiring celebs may help boost self-esteem

June 6th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): Admiring your favourite celebs could certainly prove a great boost for your self-esteem, suggests a new study.The study led by Jaye L. Derrick and Shira Gabriel of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Low on self-esteem? Have a ‘parasocial’ relationship

June 6th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (IANS) Admiring celebrities, even from afar, can help people with low self-esteem to see themselves in a more flattering light, according to a new study. The study, by researchers ... Read more...

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