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egocentric

Philosophy pertaining to a theory in which everything is considered in relation to the self
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Egocentricity is an epistemological perspective considered to be simple in that it is characterized by certainty of representations and it implies representations that are concrete and personal.
He said one key area, egocentricity, has been neglected.
Dr Dutton says: "We ranked them on persuasiveness, fearlessness, immunity to stress, egocentricity, rebelliousness, blaming others, impulsiveness and cold-heartedness.
Egocentricity is not that uncommon, nor is patience a typical virtue.
Some of the many barriers the arts face include egocentricity, sometimes referred to as "artistic temperament," political in-fighting, and the assumption that performers deserve to be seen.
He is 'pinned down' by his Epicureanism, egocentricity and carnal lust and has forgotten to perform his necessary ritual suicide.
Self-focus is an important component in Exner's (1973) egocentricity framework, and has also been found to be related to social characteristics, such as sociophilia and sociophobia (Salovey, 1992).
The general impression created by these words is an absence of peace and joy, and the common feature is a root of self-centredness or egocentricity.
Moderate differences were observed in Antisocial Features (ANT), Alcohol Problems (ALC), and Dominance (DOM), as well as in the subscales Activity Level (MAN-A), Hypervigilance (PAR-H), Persecution (PAR-P), Self-Harm (BOR-S) and Egocentricity (ANT-E).
Exodus Rabbah 24:1 speaks of its sea character defending God--the essential role of any angel of the Lord--which is in marked contrast to the egocentricity and disobedience expressed by the sea character in Exodus Rabbah 21:6.
Supportive parenting enhances cognitive development, encourages creative thought, makes children be less absorbed with materialism, boosts self-esteem, fosters healthy identity development, and reduces egocentricity (Chaplin & John, 2010).
pride, confidence, and egocentricity that he had cultivated over time