Lecture 2 PSY220 Methods & Social Self (2013) shortened for PDF(1)

Dangers of high self esteem psychopaths have inated

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Unformatted text preview: occurs, we experience nega>ve emo>ons: §༊  Actual self - ideal self discrepancy: dejecAon §༊  Actual self - ought self discrepancy: anxiety Recap •  •  •  The self is a set of beliefs you have about who you are that is inherently social. The self varies in degree of complexity. The self influences how we think, feel, and behave. Break The Self §༊  What is the self? How do we know and feel about the self? §༊  To thine own self be true. - Shakespeare It takes courage to grow up and be who you really are. - e.e. cummings How Do We Know the Self? Looking Inward Looking Outward Looking Inward •  •  •  Introspec>on We examine the content of our thoughts and feelin...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2014 for the course PSY 220 taught by Professor Platz during the Spring '11 term at University of Toronto- Toronto.

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