AGGRESSIVE CHARACTER

introduced by German-American psychoanalyst Karen Homey, the attributes of a person's character, classified by a violent or competitive mood toward other people and the pursuit of control, status, and achievement of materialistic value. This type of personality is categorized as being 1 of the 3 main neurotic styles employed as a safeguard to ward off anxiety and worry

AGGRESSIVE CHARACTER: "Stacy's aggressive character traits were less than desirable among the group's participants."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AGGRESSIVE CHARACTER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/aggressive-character/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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