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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… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
We define self-enhancement and self-protection as interests that individuals have in advancing one or more self-domains or… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Group members often reason egocentrically, believing that they deserve more than their fair share of group resources. Leading… 
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Self-esteem has become a household word. Teachers, parents, therapists, and others have focused efforts on boosting self-esteem… 
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… 
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Review
1998
Review
1998
I review the radio to X-ray properties of gigahertz peaked-spectrum (GPS) and compact steep- spectrum (CSS) sources, the current… 
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Conventional wisdom has regarded low self-esteem as an important cause of violence, but the opposite view is theoretically viable… 
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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… 
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… 
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…