- Self concept is the way in which you think about yourself and the way in which you see yourself as a person.
An example of self concept is your belief that you are a smart and capable person.
self-concept definition by Webster's New World
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self-concept definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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The mental image or perception that one has of oneself.
self-concept - Medical Definition
An individual's assessment of his or her status on a single trait or on many human dimensions using societal or personal norms as criteria.