Dimensions of projection.

  title={Dimensions of projection.},
  author={David S Holmes},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  volume={69 4},
Past confusion over the concept of projection, especially with regard to the related research evidence, has stemmed from the fact that numerous types of projections have been proposed which were not clearly differentiated from each other. In the present paper it is pointed out that theories of projection differ with regard to 2 major points: (a) whether the individual projects his own trait or a different (complementary) trait, and (b) whether the individual is aware or unaware of possessing… CONTINUE READING