INTROJECTION

1. A theory in psychoanalytic and is the process of internalizing an external object and the qualities into the psyche in the form of an internal object. 2. An individual incorporates unconsciously aspects of reality external to himself or herself.

INTROJECTION: "Introjection is an influence on behaviour 1'his process is posited to be a normal part of development"
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "INTROJECTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/introjection/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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