A STUDY ON SELF-CONCEPT

Dr. Runjun Saikia

Abstract


The self-concept is a general term used to refer to how someone thinks about, evaluates, or perceives themselves. In psychology, the term self has two meanings that are attitude and feelings of a person’s towards himself, and something the entire psychological process that controls behavior and self-adjustment. The self-concept has three major components such as perceptual, conceptual, and attitudinal. The self-concept of a person is not inborn but is formed through the training process from someone's growth period from childhood to adulthood which generated from the tactic of individual interactions with the environment continuously. In this paper, an attempt has been made to study the self-concept and the methodology of this paper is descriptive, and the required information is collected from different secondary sources like books and research articles, etc.

Keywords


Self concept, development and types.

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