David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
The Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study found that even though children from all East Asian countries outperformed American children, American students reported higher self-evaluation of their math and science abilities than did students from East Asian countries such as China, Korea, and Japan (Mullis, Martin, Gonzalez, & Chrostowski, 2004). Such cross-cultural differences in self-appraisal ﬁt the stereotype of the modest East Asian and contribute to the received view that East Asians have less positive self-concepts than Americans. This view was summarized recently by Heine, Lehman, Markus, and Kitayama (1999) as follows: ‘‘The need for positive self-regard, as it is currently conceptualized, is not a universal, but rather is rooted in significant aspects of North American culture’’ (p. 766; but cf. Sedikides, Gaertner, & Vevea.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Sang-Hoon Lee (2008). The Korea Wave as Cyber-Culture. Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 50:419-427.
Darryl Macer (2012). Ethical Consequences of the Positive Views of Enhancement in Asia. Health Care Analysis 20 (4):385-397.
Curtis A. Rigsby (2010). Nishida on Heidegger. Continental Philosophy Review 42 (4):511-553.
Kun Young Chung, John W. Eichenseher & Teruso Taniguchi (2008). Ethical Perceptions of Business Students: Differences Between East Asia and the USA and Among "Confucian" Cultures. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 79 (1/2):121 - 132.
Alan Roland (1996). Cultural Pluralism and Psychoanalysis: The Asian and North American Experience. Routledge.
John Nowland (2008). Are East Asian Companies Benefiting From Western Board Practices? Journal of Business Ethics 79 (1/2):133 - 150.
Charles Muller, Tiyong, Interpenetration and Sincerity in the Great Learning and Doctrine of the Mean.
Cheong K. Han (1992). The Positive Contribution of Confucianism to the Modernization of East Asian Business Enterprises. Journal of Chinese Philosophy 19 (2):171-181.
Frank Keil, From Ugly Duckling to Swan? Japanese and American Beliefs About the Stability and Origins of Traits.
Added to index2010-12-22
Total downloads5 ( #249,334 of 1,413,428 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #154,636 of 1,413,428 )
How can I increase my downloads?