Marjorie Seaton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Sydney
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Big fish in a big pond: a study of academic self concept in first year medical students
    Kirsty Jackman
    School of Psychology, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith NSW 2571, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 11:48. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint In search of the big fish: investigating the coexistence of the big-fish-little-pond effect with the positive effects of upward comparisons
    Marjorie Seaton
    SELF Research Centre, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Soc Psychol 47:73-103. 2008

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Publications2

  1. pmc Big fish in a big pond: a study of academic self concept in first year medical students
    Kirsty Jackman
    School of Psychology, University of Western Sydney, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith NSW 2571, Australia
    BMC Med Educ 11:48. 2011
    ..Research has shown low academic self-concepts to be associated with negative educational outcomes. Social comparison processes have been implicated as fundamental to the BFLPE...
  2. ncbi request reprint In search of the big fish: investigating the coexistence of the big-fish-little-pond effect with the positive effects of upward comparisons
    Marjorie Seaton
    SELF Research Centre, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Soc Psychol 47:73-103. 2008
    ..In support of the BFLPE, all studies found the negative effects of school- or class-average ability on self-evaluation, demonstrating that these assimilation and contrast effects can coexist...