Write your response to the following: A person s self concept plays a large role in how he or she views the world; it helps a person process social information, judge feedback, and influences what he or she notices in others. Culture teaches people what values are important and can determine if they view themselves as independent, emphasizing being unique and expressing oneself, or interdependent, emphasizing a social connectedness. Your culture includes your family, friends, city, and country. Explain how your culture has influenced your self concept.
write your response to the following: Research has demonstrated that people with high self esteem are generally happier, less depressed, and more likely to enjoy social activity; however, is having a high self esteem always a good thing? How might someone with a high self esteem be more likely to act inappropriately in certain situations?