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Ego

One of the three main constructs in Freud’s model of the psyche, the ego represents reason and common sense, and mediates between the chaotic instincts of the id and the conscience of the super-ego.

Ego
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Ego. Psych Central. Retrieved on November 15, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/ego/