Lecture 7 hyz.docx - Lecture 7 Self-control and decision making Why do we have a \u201cself\u201d Concept of self closely involved the theory of mind

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Lecture 7 Self-control and decision makingWhy do we have a “self”?
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Reinvent yourself, how powerful this conceptual self it isMost people tend to kill physical self to save their conceptual selfConceptual self is so realPowerful the conceptual self it isSelf-concept is so amazing that we constructed Ground us in social collectiveWhat is missing from thisSelf might not exist because you have the chance to change itConstraints that we live withTo have a self-useful conceptYou have to feel you are at least remotely competent in the groupGroup has to validateSelf-concept in the entire lifeIf other people are not valuing, youThe community also tries to define your identify for youAct outTry to embed in terms of your skillsetIntrovert - be professor foster to be more extrovertedPersonalityExtremes has difficulty to change But people in the middle are easier to changeRisk of one role applies to every situationlocked in to a role that worksTry to force into every situationBetrayal of your self to actually violateMultiple roles/identities in the group - complexityGeneral frames - multiple varianceSelf alone - true selfSelf-related activation by yourselfBy yourself, given the importance of social domain, play these … in future interactionBeing by yourself, not in the ecological nicheBecause we are outside of presence, so we start to think about and question ourselvesCompatibilityMental ideals
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Compromise
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