Self, Reality and Ideal Self Narrative Essay by cee-cee

Self, Reality and Ideal Self
An examination self, reality and ideal self and how these concepts of Carl Rogers relate to the writer's life.
# 109774 | 1,065 words | 1 source | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 07, 2008 in Psychology (Rogers) , English (Narrative)

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This paper discusses and compares Carl Roger's concepts of self, reality and ideal self. The writer then discusses how many experiences have changed and altered her view of herself. It suggests that her conceptualization of life in some ways tends to reflect the Rogerian self -triangle where the base is the ideal self and the two sides are composed of the perceived self and the real self.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Demorest, Amy. Psychology's Grand Theorists: How Personal Experiences Shaped Professional Ideas. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2005.

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