Cathexis

Attachment, conscious or unconscious, of emotional feeling and significance to an idea, object or most commonly a person.
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2008
2008
One hundred and twenty seven male and female elementary school, high school, and university students who were classified as high… (More)
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2006
2006
AIMS Various questionnaire measures have been developed to study body attitude and affect. The Body Cathexis Scale (BCS) was the… (More)
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2005
2005
ions for drives and emotions are written as derived classes of the Motivation class as illustrated in Figure 4-2. 
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2001
2001
The motives, family experiences, and personality characteristics of 341 college students with and without tattoos or piercings… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study compared the perceptions of body image and psychological well-being between exercising and non-exercising pregnant… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
S issues that Freud (1895) addressed in his Project, a “psychology for neurologists,” remain fundamental problems for a neural… (More)
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1993
1993
This description cross-sectional study examines cathexis, or satisfaction, with the body and the orofacial region in relationship… (More)
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1987
1987
There are more and more references in the literature to patients who are difficult to categorize and who arouse a particular… (More)
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1979
1979
This study examined the effects of a psychology of adjustment class on body-acceptance and self-acceptance. An introductory… (More)
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1953
Highly Cited
1953
A substantial amount of current research in personality is devoted to the study of the individual's personal world. One object… (More)
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