Lifestyle – definition by Alfred Adler

By October 24, 2018 No Comments

There are widely used terms that can make me cringe because they are sometimes used to describe what I do but they, in fact, do not. Currently for me, one of those terms is lifestyle.

I did, however, come across a definition of Lifestyle that aligns with what I believe and how I use that concept in my work:

Lifestyle could be defined as someone’s personality; taken more broadly, it is a word that encompasses the worldview of that person and their outlook on life.

-The Courage to be Disliked* by Ichiro Kishimi & Fumitake Koga.

* The book is written by two Japanese authors, and their material is based on the work of Alfred Adler.

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