What is Narcissism?
Narcissism is the pursuit of gratification from or admiration of one’s idealised and attributes. This includes self-flattery, perfectionism, and arrogance.The term originated from , where the young fell in love with his own image reflected in a pool of water. Narcissism is a concept in , which was popularly introduced in ‘s essay (1914). The has listed the classification in its (DSM) since 1968, drawing on the historical concept of .
Narcissism is also considered a social or cultural problem. It is a factor in used in various of personality such as the . It is one of the three personality traits (the others being and ). Except in the sense of or , narcissism is usually considered a problem in a person’s or group’s relationships with self and others.
Narcissism is not the same as or .