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    Motor Development

Building Confidence and Self-Esteem

This article connects well to the lecture we went over in class on chapter 13. Self-esteem is Person’s belief in correctness of self-evaluation more important than accuracy of self-evaluation (Weiss, 1993). In this article it goes in depth about the effects of low and high self-esteem. I saw how low self-esteem can be seen in many different and for many different reasons. This could be from a deeply rooted event or have its origins in traumatic childhood experiences such as prolonged separation from parents or other forms of abuse.

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This article is interesting because it portrays the way different people act and socialize based on there self-esteem. Someone with a high-self esteem may perform better than a person with low-self esteem because of there background at home. 11-06-2016 7:19pm

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I really liked this article because it explains reasoning behind why many people suffer from self-esteem issues. It also goes into ways that one can boost their own, so it's not something that has to stick with you, though it may be a result of a traumatic childhood experience. 11-06-2016 9:21pm

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