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Korean Journal of Clinical Psychology - Vol. 39 , No. 1 , pp.25-35
ISSN: 2733-4538 (Online)
publication date 28 Feb 2020
Received 11 Sep 2019 Revised 25 Nov 2019 Accepted 24 Dec 2019
DOI: https://doi.org/10.15842/kjcp.2020.39.1.003

완벽주의적 자기제시와 자기개념의 구조적 특징이 사회불안에 미치는 영향
유득권 ; 이영호
가톨릭대학교 심리학과

The Effect of Perfectionistic Self-presentation and Structure of Self-concept on Social Anxiety
Deuk-Kweon You ; Young-Ho Lee
Department of Psychology, The Catholic University of Korea, Bucheon, Korea
Correspondence to : Young-Ho Lee, Department of Psychology, The Catholic University of Korea, 43 Jibong-ro, Bucheon, Korea; E-mail: yhlee@catholic.ac.kr

© 2020 Korean Clinical Psychology Association
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본 연구는 사회불안에 영향을 미치는 완벽주의적 자기제시의 심리적 과정을 이해하고, 이 과정에서 자기-구조와 관련된 자기조직화와 자기개념 명확성이 각각 다른 조절효과를 나타내는지 검증하였다. 대학생 392명에게 완벽주의적 자기제시, 자기조직화 양식, 자기개념 명확성, 스트레스, 사회불안에 관한 설문을 실시하였다. 분석결과 완벽주의적 자기제시, 스트레스, 자기조직화 하위 변인들의 3원상호작용 효과가 사회불안에 유의한 영향을 주는 것으로 나타났다. 즉, 대인관계 스트레스 상황에서 불완전함 은폐노력-행동적 성향을 보이더라도 통합적으로 자기개념을 조직화할 수 있다면 사회불안을 덜 경험하였다. 자기개념 명확성의 조절효과는 통계적으로 유의미하지 않았다. 끝으로, 이러한 결과들의 임상적 시사점 및 본 연구의 제한점을 논의하였다.


This study aimed to understand the psychological process of perfectionistic self-presentation that affects social anxiety and verify if self-organization and self-concept clarity have different moderating effects in this process. A survey was conducted on 392 college students which included perfectionistic self-presentation, self-organization style, self-concept clarity, stress, and social anxiety. Results showed that the three-way interaction of perfectionistic self-presentation, stress, and self-organization had a significant effect on social anxiety. Individuals with integrative self-structures scored lower on social anxiety even when they represent ‘nondisplay of imperfection’ during interpersonal stress situations. Self-concept clarity showed no significant moderating effect on perfectionistic self-presentation, stress, and social anxiety. Finally, the clinical implications of the results and limitations of this study are discussed.

Keywords: perfectionistic self-presentation, self-organization, self-concept clarity, social anxiety
키워드: 완벽주의적 자기제시, 자기조직화, 자기개념 명확성, 사회불안


This work was supported by the Catholic University of Korea, Research Fund, 2018.

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