In Erich Fromm's psychoanalytic theory, imperative to originate relationships or links with other individuals which offer emotional safety and function to minimize the seclusion and unimportance that Fromm assumed lay at the center of human life. This is displayed favorably in brotherliness and adversely in incestuous relationships

ROOTEDNESS: "Being so far from her family, she felt the need for rootedness."
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