HyperDic: introjection

English > 2 senses of the word introjection:
NOUNcognitionintrojection(psychoanalysis) the internalization of the parent figures and their values
cognitionintrojection(psychology) unconscious internalization of aspects of the world (especially aspects of persons) within the self in such a way that the internalized representation takes over the psychological functions of the external objects
English > introjection: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaning(psychoanalysis) the internalization of the parent figures and their values; leads to the formation of the superego.
Categorypsychoanalysis, analysis, depth psychologyA set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders
Broaderinternalization, internalisation, incorporationLearning (of values or attitudes etc.) that is incorporated within yourself
Verbsintrojectincorporate (attitudes or ideas) into one's personality unconsciously
English > introjection: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaning(psychology) unconscious internalization of aspects of the world (especially aspects of persons) within the self in such a way that the internalized representation takes over the psychological functions of the external objects.
Categorypsychology, psychological scienceThe science of mental life
Broaderinternalization, internalisation, incorporationLearning (of values or attitudes etc.) that is incorporated within yourself
Spanishintroyección
Verbsintrojectincorporate (attitudes or ideas) into one's personality unconsciously

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