11 Escaping the self

11 Escaping the self - - Escaping the self o Condition of...

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- Escaping the self o Condition of focused self awareness The psychological condition when the schema of objective self becomes focused in your perception and thought Objective self = experience of one’s objective existence alongside of and in comparison with other persons See yourself as you think others see you with unique features, abilities and values that make you an individual and compare you to other persons Objectively self aware = self conscious o What causes this condition? Certain environmental, social circumstances that foster it One of the first signs developmentally Longer term personality characteristic Disposition to be more objectively self-aware across a range of different situations through your life o Psychological consequences of condition of focused self-awareness Greater sense of the relationship between your real self and your ideal self If agreement – increased satisfaction and reward If disagreement- increased motivation to change aspects of self
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