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The Influence of Self-attention on College Students' Appearance Perfectionism and the Mediating Role of Fear of Negative Evaluation

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DOI: 10.23977/appep.2022.030606 | Downloads: 14 | Views: 570


Chen Qiao'e 1, Zhang Linran 1, Sun Wen 1


1 School of Education and Science, Jiangsu Normal University, Xuzhou, Jiangsu, China

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Chen Qiao'e


In order to explore the effect of self-attention on appearance perfectionism of college students and the mechanism of fear of negative evaluation, 267 college students were tested with self-attention Scale, Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale and Appearance Perfectionism Scale. The results show that: (1) self-attention of college students has a significant predictive effect on appearance perfectionism; (2) The mediating effect of fear of negative evaluation on self-attention and appearance perfectionism was established; Specifically, self-attention influences appearance perfectionism through the mediating effect of fear of negative evaluation. 


Self-attention; appearance perfectionism; fear of negative evaluation


Chen Qiao'e, Zhang Linran, Sun Wen,The Influence of Self-attention on College Students' Appearance Perfectionism and the Mediating Role of Fear of Negative Evaluation . Applied & Educational Psychology (2022) Vol. 3: 32-39. DOI:


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