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The Resource The narcissism epidemic : living in the age of entitlement, Jean M. Twenge and W. Keith Campbell

The narcissism epidemic : living in the age of entitlement, Jean M. Twenge and W. Keith Campbell

Label
The narcissism epidemic : living in the age of entitlement
Title
The narcissism epidemic
Title remainder
living in the age of entitlement
Statement of responsibility
Jean M. Twenge and W. Keith Campbell
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
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315348
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
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Twenge, Jean M.
Dewey number
155.2/32
Illustrations
charts
Index
index present
LC call number
BF575.N35
LC item number
T84 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Campbell, W. Keith
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True
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  • Narcissism
  • Entitlement attitudes
Target audience
adult
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living in the age of entitlement
Label
The narcissism epidemic : living in the age of entitlement, Jean M. Twenge and W. Keith Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-316) and index
Contents
Introduction: The growing narcissism in American culture -- The diagnosis -- The many wonders of admiring yourself -- The disease of excessive self-admiration and the top five myths about narcissism -- Isn't narcissism beneficial, especially in a competitive world? : challenging another myth about narcissism -- How did we get here? : origins of the epidemic -- Root causes of the epidemic -- Parenting : raising royalty -- Superspreaders! : the celebrity and media transmission of narcissism -- Look at me on myspace : web 2.0 and the quest for attention -- I deserve the best at 18% APR : easy credit and the repeal of the reality principle -- Symptoms of narcissism -- Vanity : hell yeah, I'm hot! -- Materialism : the spending explosion and the impact on the environment -- Uniqueness : seven billion kinds of special -- Antisocial behavior : the quest for infamy and the rise of incivility -- Relationship troubles : the chocolate cake trap -- Entitlement : all play and no work -- Religion and volunteering : God didn't create you to be average -- Prognosis and treatment -- How far, and for how long, will narcissism spread? -- Treating the epidemic of narcissism
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
viiii, 339 p.
Isbn
9781416575986
Lccn
2008044705
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  • ocn232979200
  • (OCoLC)232979200
Label
The narcissism epidemic : living in the age of entitlement, Jean M. Twenge and W. Keith Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 305-316) and index
Contents
Introduction: The growing narcissism in American culture -- The diagnosis -- The many wonders of admiring yourself -- The disease of excessive self-admiration and the top five myths about narcissism -- Isn't narcissism beneficial, especially in a competitive world? : challenging another myth about narcissism -- How did we get here? : origins of the epidemic -- Root causes of the epidemic -- Parenting : raising royalty -- Superspreaders! : the celebrity and media transmission of narcissism -- Look at me on myspace : web 2.0 and the quest for attention -- I deserve the best at 18% APR : easy credit and the repeal of the reality principle -- Symptoms of narcissism -- Vanity : hell yeah, I'm hot! -- Materialism : the spending explosion and the impact on the environment -- Uniqueness : seven billion kinds of special -- Antisocial behavior : the quest for infamy and the rise of incivility -- Relationship troubles : the chocolate cake trap -- Entitlement : all play and no work -- Religion and volunteering : God didn't create you to be average -- Prognosis and treatment -- How far, and for how long, will narcissism spread? -- Treating the epidemic of narcissism
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
viiii, 339 p.
Isbn
9781416575986
Lccn
2008044705
Other physical details
charts
System control number
  • ocn232979200
  • (OCoLC)232979200

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