Narcissistic Personality Inventory factors, splitting, and self-consciousness.

  title={Narcissistic Personality Inventory factors, splitting, and self-consciousness.},
  author={Paul J. Watson and Michael D. Biderman},
  journal={Journal of personality assessment},
  volume={61 1},
Narcissistic Personality Inventory (NPI; Emmons, 1984) factors were correlated with Splitting, Self-Consciousness, Depression, Anxiety, and Self-Esteem. Exploitativeness/Entitlement was largely maladaptive, whereas Leadership/Authority, Superiority/Arrogance, and Self-Absorption/Self-Admiration yielded ambiguous outcomes. Partialing out Exploitativeness/Entitlement uncovered stronger ties of the other factors with adjustment, and controlling for the other three dimensions caused… 

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