Marcie figured that it might help her cope with her Lyme disease diagnosis by doing a thorough self analysis and learning everything about it.
An example of self analysis is the reading and application of a psychology textbook by a sister to figure out why she has been acting very hostile lately to a sibling.
- self′-an′a·lyt′i·cal self′-an′a·lyt′ic
- Analysis performed on oneself, introspection.
- Self-analysis of my interactions with others fails because though I understand myself I can't understand others.
self- +"Ž analysis
- You may just need someone to talk to and to help walk you through the steps of self-analysis that can ultimately help you live a happier life.
- Intrapersonal - The other side is the person who is skilled at self-analysis and personal contemplation.
- In 1834 he opened in Boston a school which became famous because of his original methods; his plan being to develop self-instruction on the basis of self-analysis, with an ever-present desire on his own part to stimulate the child's personality.
- Moral goodness cannot be limited to, still less constituted by, the cultivation of self-regarding virtues, but consists in the attempt to realize in practice that moral ideal which self-analysis has revealed to us as our ideal.