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The examination of personality and individual differences is a major field of research in the modern discipline of psychology. Concerned with the ways humans develop an organised set of characteristics to shape themselves and the world around them, it is a study of how people come to be 'different' and 'similar' to others, on both an individual and a cultural level. This volume focuses on various contexts and applications of personality and individual differences, in chapters arranged across three thematic sections: Part 1: Health and Psychological Adjustment Part 2: Social Behavior Part 3: Personality in the Workplace With outstanding contributions from leading scholars across the world, this is an invaluable resource for researchers and graduate students.

Emotion Regulation: Theoretical Models, Associated Outcomes and Recent Advances
Emotion Regulation: Theoretical Models, Associated Outcomes and Recent Advances
Kim L. Gratz Laura J. Dixon Elizabeth J. Kiel Matthew T. Tull

Despite being a topic of interest to the early philosophers whose work laid the foundation for the field of psychology (Shanker, 2012), it is only recently that research on emotion regulation (ER) has gained considerable momentum. Indeed, the past two decades have seen a rapid growth of research on ER, reflecting a rise in popularity that is arguably unparalleled in the field. This chapter provides a synthesis of the literature on ER, including recent advances ...

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