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A culture of confidence

politics, performance and the idea of America

by Nelson, Richard

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Political culture -- United States.,
    • United States -- Civilization -- 1970-,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- Philosophy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementRichard Nelson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE839.5 .N37 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 285 p. ;
      Number of Pages285
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL807769M
      ISBN 100878058680, 0878058699
      LC Control Number95044457

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      The self-esteem movement has swept through Western culture over the past 50 years, with parents and teachers alike doubling down on the idea that improving children’s self-confidence will lead to improved performance, and a more successful life in general (Baskin, ). Forthcoming Book: Beyond the Birth Plan: Getting real about pain and power Birth With Confidence: Savvy choices for normal birth Australia’s birth intervention rates are well above those recommended by the World Health Organisation and climbing. In Birth with Confidence, one of Australia’s foremost thinkers on the subject of childbirth explains why normal birth is read more.

      Confidence is a state of being clear headed either that a hypothesis or prediction is correct or that a chosen course of action is the best or most effective. Confidence comes from a latin word fidere' which means "to trust"; therefore, having a self-confidence is having trust in one's self. Arrogance or hubris in this comparison is having unmerited confidence – believing something or. Culture is a framework of behavioral patterns, values, assumptions and experiences shared by a social group, Culture is a mostly automatically or unconsciously applied orientation system of collective values, which makes its group members’ behavior comprehensible and to .


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