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Co-Narcissism : How We Accommodate to Narcissistic Parents

@inproceedings{Rappoport2005CoNarcissismH,
  title={Co-Narcissism : How We Accommodate to Narcissistic Parents},
  author={A. Rappoport},
  year={2005}
}
This article introduces the term co-narcissism to refer to the way that people accommodate to narcissistic parents. I use the term narcissism here to refer to people with very low self-esteem who attempt to control others’ views of them for defensive purposes. They are interpersonally rigid, easily offended, self-absorbed, blaming, and find it difficult to empathize with others. Conarcissistic people, as a result of their attempts to get along with their narcissistic parents, work hard to… Expand
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