The Collective and Compassionate Consequences of Downward Social Comparisons
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Description of book: For decades social scientists have observed that Americans are becoming more selfish, headstrong and callous. Instead of lamenting a cultural slide towards narcissism, this book provides comprehensive research on both the problems of egocentrism and ways of transcending it.
Transcending Self-Interest: Psychological Explorations of the Quiet Ego
American Psychological Association
Wayment, Heidi A. and O'Mara, Erin M., "The Collective and Compassionate Consequences of Downward Social Comparisons" (2008). Books and Book Chapters by University of Dayton Faculty. 42.