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Denial

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

The term denial has several meanings in the English language, including refutation, refusal, and renunciation. In the varied disciplines of psychology, denial closely relates to self-deception. In the context of psychology, denial encompasses several ...

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