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Roy F. Baumeister is the Eppes Eminent Professor of Psychology and head of the social psychology graduate program at Florida State University. He received his Ph.D. in social psychology from Princeton in 1978 and did a postdoctoral fellowship in sociology at the University of California at mostra'n més Berkeley. Baumeister has worked at Case Western Reserve University, as well as the University of Texas, University of Virginia, Max-Planck-Institute, and the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. Baumeister's has received research grants from the National Institutes of Health and from the Templeton Foundation. His research spans the areas of self and identity, self-regulation, interpersonal rejection and the need to belong, sexuality and gender, aggression, self-esteem, meaning, and self-presentation. He is the author of nearly 400 publications. His books include Evil: Inside Human Violence and Cruelty , The Cultural Animal , Meanings of Life and Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength. (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys

Obres de Roy F. Baumeister

Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength (2011) 1,102 exemplars, 31 ressenyes
Evil: Inside Human Violence and Cruelty (1996) 259 exemplars, 4 ressenyes
Meanings of Life (1991) 49 exemplars
Homo Prospectus (2016) — Autor — 35 exemplars
Masochism and the Self (1989) 14 exemplars
Social Dimension of Sex, The (2000) 9 exemplars
Self in Social Psychology (1999) — Editor — 9 exemplars
Sila woli (2013) 1 exemplars
Public self and private self (2012) 1 exemplars
Sensuri ale vietii 1 exemplars

Obres associades

Handbook of Positive Psychology (2001) — Col·laborador — 52 exemplars
Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Social Psychology (2006) — Col·laborador, algunes edicions19 exemplars

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Nom normalitzat
Baumeister, Roy F.
Data de naixement
1953-05-16
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Llocs de residència
Florida, USA
Educació
Princeton University (PhD, social psychology, 1978)
Duke University
Professions
professor
psychologist
Organitzacions
Florida State University
Premis i honors
William James Fellow (2013)
Biografia breu
Roy F. Baumeister is currently the Eppes Eminent Scholar and Professor of Psychology at Florida State University. He received his Ph.D. in social psychology from Princeton in 1978 and did a postdoctoral fellowship in sociology at the University of California at Berkeley. He spent over two decades at Case Western Reserve University. He has also worked at the University of Texas, the University of Virginia, the Max-Planck-Institute, the VU Free University of Amsterdam, the University of California at Santa Barbara, and Stanford’s Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. Baumeister’s research spans multiple topics, including self and identity, self-regulation, interpersonal rejection and the need to belong, sexuality and gender, aggression, self-esteem, meaning, and self-presentation. He has received research grants from the National Institutes of Health and from the Templeton Foundation. He has over 500 publications, and his 31 books include Evil: Inside Human Violence and Cruelty, The Cultural Animal, Meanings of Life, and the New York Times bestseller Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength. The Institute for Scientific Information lists him among the handful of most cited (most influential) psychologists in the world. He has received lifetime achievement awards from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, from the International Society for Self and Identity, and most recently the Association for Psychological Science’s highest honor, the William James Award.

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Read this book along with Good Habits, Bad Habits by Wendy Wood. I did not realize they would compliment each other so well. Wood doesn't put much stock in will power, but this book actually agrees with Wood by emphasizing that we have only so much energy related to glucose in order to to try and control our behavior and temptations. The book covers limitations, coping methods, and proper steps to make better use of our will power tank when needed. Besides it has a chapter on Allan's book Getting Things Done. One of my favorites.… (més)
 
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wvlibrarydude | Hi ha 30 ressenyes més | Jan 14, 2024 |
Great research - was hoping for a little more insights on how to build - but overall a solid book.
 
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RossFSmith2nd | Hi ha 30 ressenyes més | Oct 22, 2023 |
Clear, solid analysis of what evil is, and what causes it. This book was referenced frequently by Pinker in "Better Angels..."
 
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steve02476 | Hi ha 3 ressenyes més | Jan 3, 2023 |
Good explanation about what willpower is and isn't. Some helpful self help ideas, but not basically a self help book. Not super deep.
 
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steve02476 | Hi ha 30 ressenyes més | Jan 3, 2023 |

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Obres
45
També de
2
Membres
1,821
Popularitat
#14,128
Valoració
3.8
Ressenyes
38
ISBN
119
Llengües
9
Preferit
1

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