Self-Congruity (Hardcover)

Toward a Theory of Personality and Cybernetics

By M. Joseph Sirgy

Praeger, 9780275921927, 246pp.

Publication Date: August 5, 1986

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Description

Self-Congruity provides a comprehensive understanding of the self-concept, integrating the many references to it in the psychological literature. Using his previous findings, the author considers cognitive-versus-affective phenomena, and intrapersonal, interpersonal, situational, and analytic modes. He then applies his integrated theory to the problem of change in self-concept and behavior.



About the Author

M. JOSEPH SIRGY, a social/marketing/organizational psychologist, is an Associate Professor of Marketing at Virginia Tech.