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Read this article to learn about the various defence mechanisms of the ego !

Any threat to the integration of the personality is therefore faced by the ego through the application of various defences which protect the ego from anxiety and final disintegration. The use of ego defences is a common phenomenon used normally by everyone. According to Blum (1969) “the ego, typically responds to threat in either of two ways, (/) blocking the inner force from expression in conscious behaviour, (if) distorting it to such an extent that the initial impetus is largely blunted”.

http://www.psychologydiscussion.net/ego/ego-notes-on-ego-defense-mechanisms/487

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