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Learned Helplessness
A case study of a woman exhibiting learned helplessness and low self-esteem.
# 125606 | 3,000 words | 26 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Psychology (Case Studies)

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A case study of a woman who suffers from learned helplessness and poor self-esteem.

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"The focus of this case analysis is a ...-year-old California woman diagnosed as exhibiting learned helplessness because of the environment in which she was reared. Further, she suffers from low or poor self-esteem, financial dependency in an abusive relationship and experiences difficulties in maintaining positive social and personal relationships. The literature on learned helplessness and on childhood development influences will be examined. An overview of the theory of learned helplessness establishes the basis for this analysis. Seligman and Maler proposed that..."

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