Below is a list of journal articles referencing self-esteem for further study
Effects of parental marital status, income, and family
functioning on African American adolescent self-esteem.
by Mandara, Jelani; Murray, Carolyn B.
from Journal of Family Psychology. 2000 Sep Vol 14(3) 475-490
Perceptions of baby talk, frequency of receiving baby talk, and self-esteem among community and nursing home residents.
by O'Connor, Brian P.; Rigby, Holly
from Psychology & Aging. 1996 Mar Vol 11(1) 147-154
Strategies of social comparison among people with low self-esteem: Self-protection and self-enhancement.
by Wood, Joanne V.; Giordano-Beech, Maria; Taylor, Kathryn L.; Michela, John L.; et al
from Journal of Personality & Social Psychology. 1994 Oct Vol 67(4) 713-731
Depressive thinking and depression: Relations with personality and social resources.
by Pagel, Mark; Becker, Joseph
from Journal of Personality & Social Psychology. 1987 May Vol 52(5) 1043-1052
Self-esteem and the cognitive accessibility of strengths and weaknesses after failure.
by Dodgson, Philip G.; Wood, Joanne V.
from Journal of Personality & Social Psychology. 1998 Jul Vol 75(1) 178-197