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Selfishness is, at base, the concept and/or practice of concern with one's own interests in some sort of priority to the interests of others; it is often used to refer to a self-interest that comes in a particular form, or above a certain level.

Types of Selfishness

selfishness 1.1-when you take johny's toy and don't give it back.

selfishness 2.3-when you dont give back money you stole

Selfishness regarded as good, or a healthy thing

Selfishness is only good for you.

Group selfishness (as compared to individual selfishness)

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See also


External links

  • Truth Behind the Mask - A lesson on empathy and unselfishness, in realizing that problems and pain are universal.

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