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Egoism

Known as: EGOTISM, self-absorption, self-centeredness 
The ethical doctrine that morality has its foundations in self-interest. Also, excessive preoccupation with one's own well-being and interests.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Traditional CdSe-based colloidal quantum dots (cQDs) have interesting photoluminescence (PL) properties. Herein we highlight the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The development of sensors and receptors for biologically important anions is currently of great interest because of their… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Optical imaging with fluorescence microscopy is a vital tool in the study of living systems. The most common method for cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Group members often reason egocentrically, believing that they deserve more than their fair share of group resources. Leading… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A traditional view holds that low self-esteem causes aggression, but recent work has not confirmed this. Although aggressive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
It has been widely asserted that low self-esteem causes violence, but laboratory evidence is lacking, and some contrary… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • T. Ogden
  • The International journal of psycho-analysis
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 19709551
In this paper, two clinical sequences are presented in an effort to describe the methods by which the analyst attempts to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In recent years, theoretical and empirical developments in the area of organizational climate has provided the impetus for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
ECONOMISTS generally take tastes as "given" and work out the consequences of changes in prices, incomes, and other variables… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Materials derived from observation of a West Coast millenarian cult are employed to develop a "value-added" model of the… Expand
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