Independent fundamentalist congregations appeal to egocentric
needs in their offer of highly entertaining forms of worship, an appeal that meshes with the cultural narcissism (Victor Lasch) of modern societies.
We next ask whether the behavior of subjects in treatments 1, 2, and 3 is consistent with the egocentric
The only way to deal with such egocentric
illusion is developing empathy and providing education, Davutoglu stressed.
Through 'love of individual personality as such,' and hence through recognizing that one's own personality is but one among equals, we move beyond egocentric
concerns and come to identify with the general disposition toward the good, wherever it is found.
I feel insulted on behalf of the gay community by his rude, egocentric
99) - What do you get if you put together a frigid, insecure woman, a macho, egocentric
husband and an unloved daughter?
30pm) NEVER SAY NEVER AGAIN (1983): Sean Connery made the mistake of returning after a 12-year break to portray suave spy James Bond, this time attempting to prevent egocentric
criminal mastermind Blofeld and his sexy sidekick from taking over the world.
Instead we're treated to the gamut of the egocentric
presenter's views on the world, taking in everything from gun control to the state of Scottish football and from Ridley Scott movies to George Dubya's state of mind.
Yes, UK TV needs more/better drama etc - particularly an improvement on the rubbish generated in Wales - but USA TV programmes such as those you list are shallow, narrow, egocentric
and over long, eg the over-elaborate drawing out of the 24 programme.
Piaget's critic Lev Vygotsky discovered experimentally that egocentric
speech increases in the presence of an obstacle: it functions as a form of problem-solving.
Responding to him on March 14, she expressed dismay that sound and reasoned argument in the Senate has been overtaken by self-indulgent, egocentric
rants and outbursts which do a disservice to debate, to the Senate, to homosexuals, and to all just persons and all Canadians.
Years past his best, he looked like a tired, egocentric