Concern only for oneself
However, I'm not convinced of such casuistry because I'm not convinced that self-regard and egocentrism are exactly the same thing.
Cognitively, the child grows from egocentrism in early childhood to more mature thinking.
Acute adolescent egocentrism sometimes leads teenagers to believe that others are constantly watching and evaluating them.
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