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Narcissistic Contracts

  • David Rubinstein

Abstract

In a previous paper (13) I examined the concept of narcissism as a dyadic phenomenon, as it contributes to the development of narcissism in the individual and to observable, patterned, repetitive behavior between partners.

Keywords

Repetitive Behavior Dyadic Relationship Pathological Narcissism Power Manipulation Primary Narcissism 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Rubinstein
    • 1
  1. 1.Temple University School of MedicinePhiladelphiaUSA

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