"Social Desirability" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A personality trait rendering the individual acceptable in social or interpersonal relations. It is related to social acceptance, social approval, popularity, social status, leadership qualities, or any quality making him a socially desirable companion.
- Social Desirability
- Desirabilities, Social
- Desirability, Social
- Social Desirabilities
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Social Desirability".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Social Desirability".
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