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According to Horney, psychologically healthy people have a strong drive to please other people.

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When depressed, psychologically healthy people seek an emotionally strong person to tell their troubles.

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Because Horney wrote mainly about neurotic personalities, her theory is not relevant to healthy personality development.

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Horney's theory is basically pessimistic in its outlook.

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Horney believed that people are governed by two great drives: sex and aggression.

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Psychologically mature individuals enjoy seeing the achievements of their friends.

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Horney said that people with a strong need for affection have overvalued love.

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Modern society, Horney said, is based on competition among people.

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Horney believed that neurotic people enjoy their misery and suffering.

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Neither the compliant person nor the aggressive person needs other people.

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11

Horney believed in the concept of a universal Oedipus complex.

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12

The need for affection and approval are two of Horney's 10 neurotic needs.

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Because they have deep feelings of inferiority, many neurotic individuals move toward other people.

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The normal analog to the neurotic trend of moving toward people is survival in a competitive society.

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15

both Freudian and Horneyian therapists use the techniques of dream interpretation and free association.

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Horney's theory has generated a great amount of research.

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Horney's theory avoids the problem of falsifiability that plagues the theories of Freud and Jung.

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