GENERALIZED OTHER By N., Sam M.S. - 4 the name used in symbolic interactionism and is the aggregation of other people's viewpoints. It is distinguished from specific other people with their individual views. GENERALIZED OTHER: "The generalised other is the aggregation of viewpoints." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) INHIBITION ORGANISMIC THEORY EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY ESTHETICS JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) SELF-CONCEPT TESTS Hitler and Conformity PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GENERALIZED OTHER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/generalized-other/ (accessed June 27, 2022).