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self-esteem

 [self es-tēm´]
respect for or pride about oneself; see also self-esteem enhancement.
chronic low s.-e. a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a longstanding negative self-evaluation or feeling about one's own self or self-capabilities.
risk for situational low s.-e. a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as being at risk for developing a negative perception of self-worth (situational low self-esteem).
situational low s.-e. a nursing diagnosis accepted by the North American Nursing Diagnosis Association, defined as a negative perception of self-worth in response to a current situation (specify).

self-esteem

(sĕlf′ĭ-stēm′)
n.
Pride in oneself; self-respect.

self-esteem1

the degree of worth and competence one attributes to oneself. See also self-concept.

self-esteem2

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as personal judgment of self-worth. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.

self-esteem

Self-worth Psychology The internalized sense of one's own worth

self-esteem

the totality of a person's evaluation of their worth as an individual. Also known as self-evaluation and self-worth.

self-esteem,

n the degree of worth and competence one attributes to oneself.
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Young individuals report high self-esteem than old persons.
The current study was planned to examine the self-esteem of eunuchs and to investigate the difference in age, marital status, education and income level.
Mullis and Chapman (2000) found that individuals with higher self-esteem usually adopted question-focused coping strategies aimed at solving problems, whereas those with lower self-esteem tended to adopt emotion-focused coping strategies, including venting of emotions and avoiding problems.
One scholar found that a negative coping style exerted a partial mediating effect in the relationship between self-esteem and subjective well-being (L.
From the above table and graph following observations were drawn: Subjects who are trained in music have higher self-esteem than subjects who are not trained in music.
Significant interaction effect is found between gender and training on the basis Self-esteem of the subjects.
THE RISE: HISTORY AND CONCEPTUALIZATIONS OF SELF-ESTEEM
James defined self-esteem as: successes divided by pretensions (2) (James, 1983).
Conclusion: This study showed that most of the Pakistani soldiers had satisfactory self-esteem during the deployment at high altitude.
Keywords: High altitude, RSES, Self-esteem, Soldiers.
Numerous studies have shown contrary findings related to the link between narcissism and self-esteem and narcissism and aggression.
Several studies have examined the relationship between gender and self-esteem with mixed results.