Narcissism can be contagious — and the repercussions extend beyond relationships | Curio

Narcissism can be contagious — and the repercussions extend beyond relationships

15 mins | Mar 16, 2021

Do we need to be cautious of self-involvement? The idea of narcissism by proxy — when a person acts on a narcissist’s behalf, despite not being one themselves — has become increasingly popular in psychology discussions. Matthew Rozsa examines how the term can explain the rise in specific political trends and how it can affect our closest relationships.

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