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Unformatted text preview: personality types: Introvert: Shy, self-centered person whose attention is focused inward Extrovert: Bold, outgoing person whose attention is directed outward Understanding Personality Self-Concept: Your ideas, perceptions, and feelings about who you are Self-Esteem: How we evaluate ourselves A positive evaluation of oneself Based on accurate appraisal of strengths and weaknesses Freudian Personality Development: Oral Stage Ages 01 Most of infants pleasure comes from stimulation of the mouth If a child is overfed or frustrated, oral traits will develop Oral Dependent Personality: Gullible, passive, and need lots of attention Fixations create oral-aggressive adults who like to argue and exploit others...
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