OBJECT CHOICE

with regard to psychoanalytic theory, the choosing of an individual toward whom libido or psychic energy is directed or pulled.

OBJECT CHOICE: "Every time someone approaches another person with the intent of physical or romantic contact with them, object choice is inferred."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "OBJECT CHOICE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/object-choice/ (accessed June 25, 2017).
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