individual psychology



A theory of human behavior emphasizing the drive to overcome feelings of inferiority by compensation and the need to achieve personal goals that have value for society.

Nearby words

  1. indivertible,
  2. individ.,
  3. individual,
  4. individual liberty,
  5. individual medley,
  6. individual retirement account,
  7. individualism,
  8. individualist,
  9. individualistic,
  10. individuality

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