The social origins of the self
A number of common expressions point towards the fact that the self is not
entirely "inside", in the psychological sense -- we speak of ...
Being on contexts that allow us to "be ourselves"
Other people " not being themselves"
"Working on ourselves"
The sociopsychological tradition
sees the self as internal and as the point of origin of our
understandings of individuals The sociocultural tradition
sees the self as a social product and as that whose development
needs to be explain