Handbook of Personality and Self-Regulation


Journal Article

The Handbook of Personality and Self-Regulation integrates scholarly research on self-regulation in the personality, developmental, and social psychology traditions for a broad audience of social and behavioral scientists interested in the processes by which people control, or fail to control, their own behavior. Examines self-regulation as it influences and is influenced by basic personality processes in normal adults. Offers 21 original contributions from an internationally respected group of scholars in the fields of personality and self-regulation. Explores the causes and consequences of inadequate self-regulation and the means by which self-regulation might be improved. Integrates empirical findings on basic personality traits with findings inspired by emerging models of self-regulation. Provides a comprehensive, up-to-date, and stimulating view of the field for students and researchers in a wide range of disciplines © 2010 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hoyle, RH

Published Date

  • January 15, 2010

Published In

  • Handbook of Personality and Self Regulation

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/9781444318111

Citation Source

  • Scopus